Pacific College of Health and Sciences Help Center

    Student?Click here for student support

    Embed a YouTube Video in Moodle

    How to use an embedded video in a resource or activity

    1. Retrieve the embed code from YouTube

    Step 1

    Go to the YouTube video page (note: not all YouTube videos allow you to embed)

    Step 2

    Click Share

    Step 3

    Click Embed

    Step 4

     Click Copy 

    2. Embed a video code into your course

    Step 1

    Add a new Page resource or Edit an existing one

    Step 2

    In Page content (not in the Description), toggle the toolbar to display additional options

    Step 3

    Click the Edit HTML Source button 

    Step 4

    Right-click on the HTML Source Editor window and Paste the code

    Step 5

    Click the Edit HTML Button </>

    Step 6

    The video should preview in the HTML editor 

    Step 7

    Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save and return to course

    Step 9

    Open the Resource and make sure that the media plays correctly

    Can’t find what you’re looking for?

    Use the form below to submit a ticket, we will get back to you as soon as we can!