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Article Last Updated December 2019 This article describes the changes released for ExamLock in January 2020. PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS: Two major issues are resolved for winter term: * The mac application performance problem issues are fixed (rel...
Article Last Updated July 2021 During the rapid shift online in March 2020 due to the Covid pandemic, eClass began assisting instructors moving assessments online by converting digital files into electronic exams. AS THIS SERVICE WAS INTENDED TO PROVIDE...
Article Last Updated June 2021 Quizzes are excellent ways to assess students' comprehension of course material. They can provide a secure, automatic way of collecting students responses to questions that can be used as activities, weekly homework assign...
Article Last Updated October 2021 ExamLock is a quiz integrity application developed by the IST eClass team. The tool can be installed on mac and windows machines and limits students to a quiz interface while an exam is being completed and will block the...
Article Last Updated June 2021 Embedded Answers (Cloze) is a way of designing multiple choice, short answers and numerical answers within a passage of text. They are useful when you want to have a single question have multiple sub-parts and when it make...
Article Last Updated June 2021 Security features for online exams are important to ensure quiz integrity. eClass offers a range of features that provide varying levels of security which meet different needs. Most of the features listed below can be used ...
Article Last Updated June 2021 Instructors can use Smart Exam Monitor (SEM) to remotely proctor exams and quizzes. The system can be used in conjunction with eClass quizzes or as a pure monitoring solution for a range of other assessments. SEM is a 3rd ...
Article Last Updated August 2021 This article explains how to add quiz questions to an existing quiz on eClass. If you have not yet added a quiz, please see Adding Quizzes [http://support.eclass.ualberta.ca/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/150/13/a...
Article Last Updated September 2021 This article outlines best practices and suggestions for delivering fully remote exams using the eClass quiz activity. NEW FOR FALL 2021, with the mix of online and in-person delivery methods this term, one challeng...
Article Last Updated June 2021 The following is a summary of the question types available on eClass for use in quizzes: * ALL-OR-NOTHING MULTIPLE CHOICE: Allows the selection of multiple responses from a pre-defined list of choices but uses all-or-no...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article outlines how instructors can use the ExamLock Manager to manage secure exam sessions and review student activity during quizzes. Instructors should configure their quizzes first following the instructions at Us...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article discusses some considerations in using eClass to create and manage large sets of quiz questions. For most courses the question bank doesn't contain too many questions - for those cases, the basics of using qui...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article outlines how instructors can use the ExamLock Manager to schedule secure exam sessions for students to complete quizzes. Instructors will need to configure their quizzes first following the instructions at Usin...
Article Last Updated November 2021 This article lists the current known issues and technical problems in ExamLock that are already under investigation or have been added to our product backlog for repairs. ISSUE/PROBLEM SUMMARY KNOWN WORKAROU...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article describes the Question bank in eClass and the basic operations available within it. Adding any new question within a quiz also automatically stores it in the question bank for the course - for more details, ...
Article Last Updated June 2021 This article describes how instructors can use the built-in quiz statistics available for all selected-response type questions (multiple-choice, true/false, matching, etc.) in the eClass quiz tool. These statistics are not...
Article Last Updated June 2021 eClass allows instructors to add essay questions to a quiz. This question type should also be used for long answer questions. Note that these questions cannot be automatically marked by the system, so instructors have to g...
Article Last Updated November 2021 USING SMART EXAM MONITOR WITH EXAMLOCK FOR EXAMS UPDATE NOVEMBER 2021: AN ISSUE [HTTPS://SUPPORT.ECLASS.UALBERTA.CA/INDEX.PHP?/KNOWLEDGEBASE/ARTICLE/VIEW/381/1/EXAMLOCK-KNOWN-ISSUES-INSTRUCTORS] has been reported whe...
Article Last Updated June 2021 For questions involving numeric calculations, the calculated question types on eClass can help to ensure that each student sees a different version of each question. For example, you could have a question that asks "what i...
Article Last Updated June 2021 You will be able to tag questions as an enhanced means of organization for your Question Bank [http://support.ctl.ualberta.ca/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/173/13/using-the-question-bank]. In the question bank, y...
Article Last Updated June 2021 In addition to shuffling question and multiple choice [http://support.ctl.ualberta.ca/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/360/45/security-features-for-delivering-eclass-quizzes] orders as an academic integrity mechanism,...
Article Last Updated June 2021 Simple calculated questions is a simpler version of calculated questions [http://support.ctl.ualberta.ca/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/326/13/adding-calculated-quiz-questions] which are like numerical questions but...
Article Last Updated June 2020 This question type uses a computer algebra system to evaluate student responses constructed as mathematical expressions. The ability to provide a range of feedback based on different incorrect answer pathways make this opt...
Article Last Updated October 2021 This article outlines how U of A instructors can convert exams contained in MS Word files into quizzes in eClass using the Exam Digitizer. This custom-built question creation helper tool provides better functionality th...
Article Last Updated September 2021 This article outlines how instructors can set up individualized versions of exams for specific students. This is most commonly required if an instructor needs to facilitate an approved Exam Audio (AF) accommodation an...
Article Last Updated October 2021 This article describes how instructors can use the ExamVis external tool to provide students with feedback on their eClass exams. This tool, developed as a part of a TLEF project headed by Dr. Okan Bulut from the Facult...
Article Last Updated June 2021 There are many question types available for quizzes. Multiple choice allows the selection of a single or multiple responses from a predefined list. This article will go over the basics of adding a multiple choice question ...
Article Last Updated June 2021 If an instructors needs to adjust scores on a quiz, i.e. by adding or subtracting points or scaling the scores. this may be accomplished without having to enter mass gradebook overrides to student scores. NOTE: this is not...
Article Last Updated June 2021 There are three types of drag and drop questions available in eClass quizzes. This article has a breakdown of each question type as well as basic setup instructions. For a summary of the other question types available on...
Article Last Updated October 2021 Instructors can now use Assign2 to create PDF versions of eClass quizzes suitable for printing. This method improves on the formatting available using the basic browser printing options [https://support.eclass.ualberta....
Article Last Updated June 2021 WRITING AIKEN FORMAT QUIZ QUESTIONS When importing questions from the Question Bank there are several formats that easily transfer into eClass quizzes. One approach is to write questions using the AIKEN format. The AIKEN ...