Activities: Attendance

mod_attendance
Maintained by Picture of Dan Marsden Dan Marsden, Picture of Catalyst IT Catalyst IT
A plugin that allows an attendance log to be kept. - includes an optional block for easy access to relevant functions.
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Michael de Raadt
Monday, 7 December 2015, 7:16 AM
General comments

The Attendance plugin allows teachers to keep track of student attendance. It's something that is necessary in many teaching settings and this plugin provides a flexible tool for achieving this simple task.


Plugins survey usage
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The plugin was not covered by the Plugins Usage Survey (2015), but it was voluntarily reported 45 times, more than any other plugin
Supported versions
2.9 to 3.0
As at 7 Dec, 2015.
Update frequency
Regular
A few times every six months
Feedback about plugin
Positive
Also has on Forum
Installation process
Git, Zip

Documentation and help
Good
  • Limited help strings
  • Docs linked
Usability
Good

Tracker issues
A number of open issues
Using Github
Translations Lots
Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Occitan, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Spanish, Spanish - Mexico, Swedish
Dependencies None

Error messages
None

Coding style
Minor errors and warnings
When run through the Code Checker, there were a small number of issues. They were minor errors or warnings.
Themable
Yes

Backup/restore
Yes

Performance
OK

Security
OK

Tests
Yes

Accessibility
Good

Applicability to schools
Very applicable


General recommendation: An easy choice for all sectors. Simple and well coded.