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How do I create an Attendance Register

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An Attendance Register helps keep track of when students are attending. Think of this as the spreadsheet or other document that you record attendance.

Video Tutorial



Written Instructions

  1. Click Edit Course
  2. Click Attendance
  3. Click the New Register button
  4. Complete the form provided:
    • Name: Give the Register an appropriate Title
    • Description (Optional): Additional text available to further explain the register.
    • Attendance Scheme: Use the dropdown to select the appropriate measure of attendance.
    • Cause for Concern: The threshold at which a student will be flagged.  (Example: if 75 is entered, the student will be flagged when they miss over 25% of sessions)
    • Visibility: Check this option to allow students to view their attendance.
      Note: You will need to add the Attendance tool to the Navbar for students to access the tool. 
    • Users: Determine who will be included in the roster, all students or individual groups.
    • Sessions:  Enter Session Names (Descriptions are optional) for each session.  (Examples: Session 1, Week 1 or April 12)
  5. Click Save
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