UR Courses: What's New in Moodle 3.1.5
UR Courses was upgraded to Moodle 3.1.5 for the Spring/Summer 2017 semester.
The latest version of UR Courses has some new features worth noting and numerous bug fixes. For more detailed information from Moodle regarding this upgrade, please refer to the Moodle 3.1 and Moodle 3.1.5 release notes.
Bulk download files in a zipped folder
When a Folder resource contains many files, students can download them all in a zipped file.
Course Email now features an improved interface, better mobile functionality, search, and more. You can now use helpful keywords to easily add groups of users to an email. Course Email notifications have now been enabled by default for all users, but can easily be managed at anytime within your course email notification settings.
The Assignment submission grading interface has had an overhaul. If students submit PDF documents, it is possible to provide feedback from within your web browser.
Pinned forum discussions
Important forum posts can now be pinned to the top of your list, making them more visible to your students. Read more...
Delete course sections
A new option in each course section allows you to completely remove the section, including any activities and resources it may contain. Activities and resources from a deleted section can be restored from the new recycle bin for up to one week after they were originally deleted.