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What is Moodle?

Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalized learning environments. – Source: Moodle.org

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First-time users

If you are a new student, your Moodle account will get set up once you have paid your tuition deposit.  A representative from the Admissions department will then send you an email with the credentials you will need to login to Moodle.

Access Moodle

Enter moodle.nwhealth.edu into your web browser, or navigate to the NWHSU home page and select Moodle from the Quicklinks menu in the upper right hand portion of the screen.

To login:

On the NWHSU Moodle front page, locate the Login block and type in your Username and password (initially this is your student ID number) in the boxes provided.  Click on the Login button.

Front Page - Login

Change password:

The first time you login, you will need to change your password.  In the ‘Change password’ window type in Current Password (initially your student ID number), type in a New password and then type in the New password (again).  Then click on the Save changes button.

Change password

Password has been changed:

In the ‘Password has been changed’ window click on the Continue button.

Password has been changed

Personal Profile:

In the ‘Personal profile’ window, click on the NWHSU Moodle.

Personal Profile

Access courses:

The courses you have access to will appear in the My courses block on your Moodle front page.  Click directly on the course title to enter the course.

My courses

The My courses block will not appear if you do not have access to any Moodle courses.  If you should have access to a Moodle course and are not seeing it in the My Courses block please contact the instructor to make sure they have made the course available to students.  If they have made the courses available to students and you are not seeing it please contact the Help Desk at ext. 357 or send an email to it@nwhealth.edu

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