Publications and Research

Adaptive Learning with Moodle

A review of how to use and Analytics with the  open-ware online management system Moodle.

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A review of Adaptive Learning Methods and how they could be incorporated into the Moodle Learning Management System.

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Moodle Manual


A 94 page booklet to guide Trainers and Teachers in the basics and more advanced aspects of Moodle covering

  • Course Creation
  • Adding Resources
  • Adding Activities
  • Blocks and plugins
  • Pedagogical Aspects of Moodle

User Centred Design in , Moodle


In this paper I will look at the use of “user centred design”, epistemology and semiotics in the creation of a environment, in this case Moodle.


Research into Increasing Student Engagement in the use of College Virtual Learning Environment.


The purpose of the action research assignment is use of an Action Research approach in an exploration of the ways to increase students’ engagement in the use of the Colleges Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), Moodle.


Published several successful manuals on the use of Moodle and e-learning with over 62,000 readers for my “Illustrated Guide to Moodle”.

  • Moodle 3.0 for Teachers:-An Illustrated Guide Lulu   March 1, 2016 Author: Mark Rollins
  • Moodle 2 Engage Students: An Illustrated Guide April  2013 Author: Mark Rollins
  • Moodle 2.0 For Teachers an Illustrated Guide Lulu   May 1, 2011 Authors: Mark Rollins
  • Moodle 2.6 For Teachers: An Illustrated Guide, 2014 Author Mark Rollins
  • Guerra Scale and Moodle.Lulu 2011, Author: Mark Rollins Guerra Scale and Moodle By Mark Rollins
  • Moodle and Blooms Taxonomy. Sep 2011, Author: Mark Rollins
  • Using Moodle to Complete a Knowledge Survey. Lulu   May 1, 2010 Authors: Mark Rollins.
  • Effective Uses of Quizzes in Moodle. Lulu   May 1, 2010 Author: Mark Rollins
  • Using Lessons in Moodle: An Illustrated Guide, 2010, Author: Mark Rollins
  • Moodle for Teachers: An Illustrated Guide, 2010, Author: Mark Rollins

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