Online Assessment Basics (Pre-CeLT Activities)

Whether you’re a teacher, student or administrator, Moodle can meet your needs. Moodle’s extremely customisable core comes with many standard features. There is no right or wrong way to use Moodle tools. Each tool has a primary function but can be used to achieve a variety of learning and teaching strategies. An individual learning or teaching strategy can be achieved using a variety of tools.


This free 3-hour training course is designed for anybody who wants to use the online platforms for assessing online learning whether it be in a school, a university, a company or just personal interest! It is also a great opportunity to connect with the specialist SYWPO community dedicated to sharing tips, resources, and anything that could help inspire better online teaching, learning and assessment practices everywhere. Join the discussions in the forums on

Learn to teach, learn and assess in Moodle

SYWPO is a learning platform mounted on LearnPress to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalised learning environments. You can register and hop in to teach, learn and assesss your courses through

SYWPO allows for unique learning methods such as gamification, competency-based education, mobile learning, accessible gradebooks, interactive online classrooms, and much more. Additionally, due to its inherent flexibility and easy-to-use interface, SYWPO can be used to reach a wide range of needs.

Your choice of tool depends on your curriculum goals, your content and what works best for you and your students.

When will the course start?

Our courses start when you start. You can learn at your own pace anywhere anytime. It the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed and counting down because the course is getting prepared for you.

Who is the course for?

This course is exclusively aimed at new batch of Foundation of Learning, Teaching and Research (fLTR) who are attending the Certificate of E-Learning, Teaching (CeLT) program, but may also be of interest to people looking for improving their E-learning, and teaching skills.

Who developed the course?

Certified Master Trainer by the British Council, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Certified TESOL / TEFL by World TESOL Academy, London, UK; Certified Moodle Learn & Admin by Moodle HQ; Certified pioneer and champion of E-Learning by the University of Buraimi, Oman; PGDip in E-Learning Theory and Practiices; and PGDip in Educational Leadership from Open University, UK. Mr. A.S.M. Shamim Miah is a professional in open educational resources for online, blended, virtual, distance and e-learning. He is the Chairman of E-Learning Committee at the University of Buraimi since 2015. Fomerly, he worked as the Assistant Vice President, Assistant Professor of English and Program Coordinator of Center of Excellence at the Stamford University Bangladesh. He headed the Green University of Bangladesh Centers (that included five centers namely Green University Language Center, Green University Center of Teaching and Learning, Green University Psycho-social Counseling Unit, Green University Career Center, and Green University Center of Research Development) besides begin a full-time Assistant Professor of English Language & Literature. He has over 20,220 hours of faculty development, webinar, workshop, and training experience. Also, he facilitated Professional Development Trainings for over 700 professionals under Rangs, BIAM, NAEM, and Ministry of Food in Bangladesh; and conducted over 200 hours of E-Learning Teaching and Assessment trainings for nationalities from over 55  countries. He is also the founder of SYWPO Ltd.

A.S.M. Shamim Miah, PGDip, PGCert
Chairman, E-Learning Committee, University of Buraimi
Chairman & Founder, SYWPO Ltd.