Course Category Finder

Blocks ::: block_search_course_category
Maintained by Tobias Kutzner
Course Category Finder is an extended version of the Course Finder Block. An Option is added to enable the user to search for categories as well as the courses. Aditional search filter and sort filter is added to search courses by start date, end date, course format and completion criteria.

Course Category Finder 3.2.2

Moodle 2.9, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3
Released: Thursday, March 30, 2017, 9:41 PM

Version information

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Stable version
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Supported software
Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1, Moodle 3.2, Moodle 3.3
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.0
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.1
  • The more recent release 3.6 (2019060600) exists for Moodle 3.2
  • The more recent release 3.6 (2019060600) exists for Moodle 3.3

Version control information

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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.