Collapsible Weeks format

Course formats ::: format_collapsibleweeks
Maintained by Jean-Roch Meurisse
The collapsible weeks format is a clone of the core topics format that adds collapsing behaviour to sections in order to reduce page size.

Collapsible Weeks format 3.6

Moodle 3.5, 3.6
Released: Friday, December 7, 2018, 4:30 PM

General information

The collapsible weeks format is a clone of the core weeks format that adds collapsing behaviour to sections in order to reduce page size. A plugin setting allow to retain weeks collapse state on a per user basis for the current session or across sessions. This plugin is an alternative to Gareth J. Barnard's format_topcoll plugin (see references below) The purpose is to offer a simple collapsing behaviour for sections in order to reduce course home page size without all the display options that Gareth's plugin offers.

Required version of Moodle

This version works with Moodle 3.5 and above.

Installation

  1. Login as an administrator and put Moodle in 'Maintenance Mode'
  2. Unzip and copy into the '/course/format' folder.
  3. Visit 'Site administration' -> 'Notifications' to install.
  4. Put Moodle out of Maintenance Mode.

References

This plugin was inspired by Gareth J. Barnard's format_topcoll plugin (https://moodle.org/plugins/format_topcoll) and by many requests from our users to reduce page size in course home page.

Release notes 3.6

Port fixes from collapsibletopics format

Version information

Version build number
2018120200
Version release name
3.6
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
e579b8a1c14d459f9329ca8c3f241b7f
Supported software
Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.5
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.6

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL
VCS tag
v3.6

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Course formats

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myformat") in the "course/format" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation