By default, new courses are created with sections labeled "Topic 1", "Topic 2", ... in a Moodle course.  To modify the number of sections (whether topics or weeks) showing in the course follow the steps below.

  1. click the Edit Mode button to turn editing on
  2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on Add Topic or Add Week below the last section of the course
  3. Repeat as needed to add more sections

Reordering sections

To reorder sections, move the cursor to to the right of the section title.  The cursor will switch to a crosshair symbol and click and drag the section up or down.

It is also possible to reorder items or sections using the course index on the left hand side of the page. 

screenshot of a crosshair cursor in the Moodle course index