Moodle
  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-15216

Define Global Groups for a Site. Rather than having to replicate the same group name with the same students for every course, it should be done on a global level once.

    Details

    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: 2.0
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Groups
    • Labels:
      None
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_20_STABLE
    • Rank:
      9416

      Description

      I would like to see the ability to Create Groups/Groupings on a global Level.

      We have almost 120,000 employees (Yup, One hundred and twenty thousand) so you can now still the scale of the issue.

      Everytime I create a new course, I have to create a new group (Actually a few hundred) and populate with students. I get one wrong or miss a student, the fun starts.

      Now wouldn't it be sensible to create the groups once on a Global level, and when I create a course, I can add the groups as needed which already contain the employees for that group.

      It would also then follow on that Gradings and Reports can be pulled for a group doing a particular course, or evaluate a group that are doing multiple courses. This way it would also be possible to compare different groups progress against each other for a course or several courses.

      I would like to see the ability for a Teacher of several courses to be able to choose one or many groups to compare results/grades either in table format or possibly Graphs.

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          Darren McNeill created issue -
          Séverin Terrier made changes -
          Field Original Value New Value
          Link This issue duplicates MDL-11826 [ MDL-11826 ]
          Séverin Terrier made changes -
          Status Open [ 1 ] Closed [ 6 ]
          Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
          Séverin Terrier made changes -
          Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
          Status Closed [ 6 ] Reopened [ 4 ]
          Séverin Terrier made changes -
          Status Reopened [ 4 ] Closed [ 6 ]
          Resolution Duplicate [ 3 ]
          Martin Dougiamas made changes -
          Workflow jira [ 26909 ] MDL Workflow [ 60030 ]
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          Workflow MDL Workflow [ 60030 ] MDL Full Workflow [ 89190 ]

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