General plugins (Local): Webservice functions for cohort enrolment

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A local plugin with webservice functions for managing cohort enrolments.
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The webservice functions for cohort enrolment provides the ability to manage cohort enrolment instances using Moodle webservices. This plugin was developed for Te Wānanga O Aotearoa to streamline the enrolment of Tauira (student, learner) into courses.

The following webservice functions are available.

  • add_instance - Add a cohort enrolment instance to a course
  • update_instance - Update an existing cohort enrolment instance
  • delete_instance - Delete an existing cohort enrolment instance
  • get_instances - Gets the cohort enrolment instances for all courses or a single course

The webservice documentation for the above functions can be found at

When the plugin is installed all of the cohort enrolment webservice functions are added to the Built-in services.

An example call to the webservice function for adding a cohort enrolment instance to course would look like this:[courseid]=2&instance[cohortid]=4&instance[roleid]=1

This plugin can be installed by following the official Moodle documentation - Installing plugins.
This plugin can be used in accordance with the official Moodle documentation - Using web services.


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  • Picture of Plugins bot
    Wed, 11 Jul 2018, 10:10 AM
    Approval issue created: CONTRIB-7379
  • Wazza
    Tue, 14 Aug 2018, 4:25 PM
    Hi Donald,
    Thanks for this plugin! It should be core Moodle if you wish to setup a big installation. Will this be working on future Moodle versions? It now only says Moodle 3.3. We seriously need this, but what we don't need is that this will stop working if we upgrade Moodle to f.e. 3.6

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