Moodle 3.6 Dashboard Basics: How to Hide (or Unhide) a Course

Step 1

After logging into Moodle via or directly at, you will land on your Dashboard. Locate the block titled Course Overview.

Locating the course overview block.

Step 2

Moodle allows you to hide courses that you no longer wish to view. To do so, choose the course which you wish to Hide and locate the “. . .” icon.

Locating the ". . . " icon.

Step 3

Clicking the icon will reveal a menu.  Click Hide from View. The class will immediately disappear from the Course Overview.

Selecting the option to Hide a course.

Step 4

If you discover later that you need to be able to view a hidden course, unhiding is simple. In the Course Overview block, Expand the filters and click Hidden.

Viewing your Hidden courses.

Step 5

You will now see any courses that you have hidden. Locate the course you need to unhide and click the “. . .” icon. From the menu that appears, select Show this Course. It will now appear in the applicable categories.

Selection to unhide a course.