Importing content

Importing Content into a new course from a previous course

Go to the new empty course. On the top menu, click on More.
From the drop-down menu, select Course reuse

Choose Import

The rest is a straightforward process of selecting the course to import from and the materials you wish to import.

VIDEO: Import content from a previous course to a new course

Backup & Restore method

This above method is the best option for most use cases. However if you wish to copy content from courses on different Moodle tenancies (e.g. from the to you will need to use ‘Backup and Restore’.

Click the backup link and select the course items to be included in the backup file. Follow the prompts to create the backup file and then download it to your computer.

Now go to the course which is to receive the content and click the Restore link. Upload the backup file and click the restore button, and then follow the prompts to complete the restore process.

For help and support with your course content, contact your local Learning Technology Advisor.