Course Status

Blocks ::: block_course_status
Maintained by Picture of Manoj SolankiManoj Solanki, Picture of Jez HJez H, Picture of Kevin MooreKevin Moore
A block to clearly display and control visibility of a course from the course page (show / hide).

Course Status 1.0.5

Moodle 3.7, 3.8
Released: Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 10:39 PM



Moodle Course Status

A block to display visibility of a course on a course page. Allows a user with appropriate permissions to publish / unpublish a course. I.E. Make it visible or not visible.

General configuration

  • "Course Status" - Set a title for the block. Leave empty for no title (default).
  • Published icon - Set the fontawesome icon to use within the button for published courses (default is check-circle)
  • Unpublished icon - Set the fontawesome icon to use within the button for unpublished courses (default is times-circle)

Per instance configuration

Guidelines for use

Simply add to a course page in order to use the block. Change settings of the block to get it to display on any course pge.

Version 1.0.5 (2020041301)

How do I get set up?

Installs at /blocks/course_status


Site-wide configuration options are available under: Site Administration -> Plugins -> Blocks -> Course Status

Per Instance block settings are available by editing block configuration.


  • Moodle 3.7, 3.8


Developed by:

  • Manoj Solanki (Coventry University)

Co-maintained by:

  • Jeremy Hopkins (Coventry University)


Adaptable is licensed under: GPL v3 (GNU General Public License) -

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 3.7, Moodle 3.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.8

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL
VCS branch

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Blocks

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the block folder.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myblock") in the "blocks" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to complete the installation
  5. Turn editing on in any home or course page.
  6. Add the block to the page
  7. Visit the config link in the block for more options.