This function allows you to build up a set of subject-specific terminology.
It is possible to build it up individually or to upload a CSV file.
To add to or start a glossary, you will need to be an instructor on the course or a leader on the organisation.
From within the module, click on the Control Panel link and look for the Course Tools or Organisation Tools link.
Click on the glossary link:
You are now presented with two options:;Create Term, Upload/Download:
The Create Term button will let you build up your glossary term by term.;Click on this and fill in the term and definitions boxes.
Click on Submit when this is done.;
If you wish to add another term, then select ‘Create Term' and repeat the previous two steps.
The Upload/Download option allows you to upload;your glossary from a csv file, or download your existing glossary.
To Upload a glossary:
Click on Upload/Download and select the Upload Glossary option:
You will be asked to browse for your file. ;The file should be in TXT (tab-delimited) or CSV (Comma-Separated Value) format.
The file must be a text file that contains a term and a definition on each line. The term and the definition on each line must be separated by a comma in a comma-delimited file or separated by a tab in a tab-delimited file. The terms do not need to be in any specific order.
Your file could either be housed on your computer or in the content collection:
The next section allows you to choose what you want to do if duplicate terms are found:
To Download a Glossary:
The Download Glossary button allows users to download the glossary in spreadsheet format.
Click on Upload/Download and select the Download Glossary option:
Click on Download to download the glossary, or Go Back to return to the glossary manager: