Each Moodle course at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is given a unique course code to describe and organize the courses in a way that can be easily understood by both faculty and students.

# Moodle course codes consist of five important elements of information.

**Course Prefix**is an abbreviation that includes a series of letters indicating the subjectâ€™s name.**Course Number**refers to the specific course. It is three digits, and the first digit represents the level of difficulty of the course. For example, 100 level courses are for first year students, 200 level courses are for sophomores, and so on.**Section Number**denotes which specific class of a given course you are enrolled in. Many courses have multiple sections each semester, and you can only access the class for the section in which you are enrolled.**Academic Year/Term**is six digits representing academic year and term.**Course Title**is the specific name of the course.

**How to Read Academic Years/Terms**

Academic years/terms consist of six digits: the first four digits represents the academic year, and the last two digits represents the term of the year.

## Term Designations:

20 | Fall Terms |

30 | Winter Intersessions |

40 | Spring Terms |

50 | Summer Intersessions |

60 | Summer Terms |

Examples:

**202120** represents **2020** **Fall** Term

*(*Note: Academic year in a Fall term is different from the calendar year)*

** 202140 **represents

**Term**

**2021 Spring**

**202160** represents **2021 Summer** Term

**How to Read Section Numbers**

## Section Designations:

**Full Term**

Section numbers consist of three digits that start with "**0**". (Example: 001, 002, etc.)

**Term A**

Section numbers begin with "**A**" and are followed by **two digits**. (Example: A01, A02, etc.)

**Term B**

Section numbers begin with "**B**" and are followed by **two digits**. (Example: B01, B02, etc.)