Moodle stands for modular object oriented dynamic learning environment this is an e-learning platform, also known as a virtual learning environment.

Moodle was originally developed by Martin Dougiamas to  help educators create online courses with a focus on interaction and collaborative construction of content, and is in continual evolution.

The moodle allows you to uploaded assignments, complete activities and contact your tutor all online so no need for memory sticks or constant checking of emails.  The moodle allows you to work on any computer as its all online, meaning you can complete work in your lunch hour at work without taking your laptop.