Allow offline quizzes on Mobile using Offline attempts access rule plugin #Moodle

Now you can allow your students to attempt the Moodle quizzes offline on their mobile app by using the “Offline attempts access rule” plugin. The new plugin developed by Juan Leyva, the maintainer of the official mobile app, allows the students to download the quiz for attempting it afterwards.

Allow offline quizzes on Mobile using Offline attempts access rule plugin #MoodleThe plugin works for all Moodle versions since Moodle 2.6 onwards. The plugin is dependent upon the “Moodle Mobile additional features” plugin to be installed on your Moodle site and having the Mobile services enabled.  However, the quiz can be attempted offline only if:

  • There is no time limit set
  • The question behaviour is deferred feedback (with or without CBM) only
  • There is no network address requirement

There are some potential privacy issues related to usage of this plugin which are clearly mentioned in the plugin description as:

“This plugin download the quiz question description and possible answers. The teacher must enable a quiz to be attempted offline.”
You can download your copy of Offline attempts access rule plugin from the Moodle plugins database here. The plugin is a part of few server-side plugins set to support the official Moodle mobile app.
Do you allow your students to attempt the quiz offline through the Moodle mobile app? Do let us know in the comments below.

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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