New features

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Moodle 3.8 focuses on H5P and Forum Grading.

Read on for Moodle 3.8 highlights, or watch our Youtube playlist of 3.8 New features.

Full details of the release with technical information can be found in the Moodle 3.8 release notes.

For all users


Privacy and policies area in Profile

Access site policies and make data requests from links in your Profile.


Course images on the dashboard

Images or coloured patterns brighten up course descriptions on the dashboard Course overview.


Clearer icons, accessible fonts

The use of Bootstrap 4 stable means enhanced appearance for users and better theming options for developers.


Directly record sound and video

Buttons in the Atto Text editor allow you to record directly into Moodle


Choice results display

Know in advance how the Choice results will display


Moodle from your Mobile!

Coming soon.. a new improved Moodle Mobile app.

For teachers


More efficient user management

Search, filter and bulk edit or delete self enrolled learners from the Participants and Enrolments screen.


Award badges based on other badges

Amongst new badges criteria is the ability to award badges based on previously earned badges.


Filter questions by tag

This Moodle Users Association funded project means tags may be added and filtered directly in the Question bank and when adding random questions.


Quiz Essay questions

Specify accepted file types for the Quiz Essay question type and upload files when grading them