KB1191 - What is H5P?

VCC's Moodle LMS includes a free suite of multimedia activity tools called H5P

H5P makes it easier for VCC Moodle users to create rich interactive content. Using H5P, authors may create and edit interactive videos, presentations, games, advertisements and more. H5P is a free, open-source software project driven by a large online community.

To add an H5P activity to your VCC online course, read this brief KnowledgeBase article and video):
KB1189 - H5P: Adding an Activity

What kinds of activities can I build with H5P?

This page shows you many online examples of the kinds of activities you can build:

Are there any online tutorials?

Yes, quite a few actually: https://h5p.org/documentation/for-authors/tutorials

H5P is well-documented on its website, and you'll also find links to instructions and tutorials from within the H5P activities themselves, while you're using it.

Background on H5P from Moodle.org:

Background on the global H5P project is available here:


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