User guide to Moodle

Messaging a Member of your course

Moodle allows participants to contact each other using its internal messaging system.

  • To message fellow participants, go to your course page, which can be found on the Moodle home page.
  • Down the right hand side of the page there will be a ‘Participants’ menu item.


  • Click ‘Participants’. This will take you to a list of participants enrolled on the course.


  • Click the name of the participant you wish to message, this will bring up their contact information.


  • Click ‘Send a message
  • Type the message you wish to send to the selected user and finished by clicking ‘Send Message'