Submitting an ‘online exam’ to exams office involves:

  • Completion of the exam specification form for remote online exams – this was due on 23 April!
  • A build of the online exam in iLearn – see prep advice and examples.
  • Completion of the peer review sign-off form for online exams. Please ensure any necessary changes have been made before submitting this form – this is due on 17 May 2021.

The next phase following submission will see the exams office conduct a technical review of the online exam in iLearn. Examiners will be advised of any changes needing their attention or decision.

Note: for examiners who know of students who cannot attend an on-campus exam – please notify the exams office (deadline 17 May 2021) so that suitable arrangements can be made for that student.

Posted by Mathew Hillier

Mathew has been engaged by Macquarie University as an e-Assessment Academic in residence and is available to answer questions by MQ staff. Mathew specialises in Digital Assessment (e-Assessment) in Higher Education. Has held positions as an advisor and academic developer at University of New South Wales, University of Queensland, Monash University and University of Adelaide. He has also held academic teaching roles in areas such as business information systems, multimedia arts and engineering project management. Mathew recently led a half million dollar Federal government funded grant on e-Exams across ten university partners and is co-chair of the international 'Transforming Assessment' webinar series as the e-Assessment special interest group under the Australasian society for computers in learning in tertiary education. He is an honorary academic University of Queensland, Monash University and an adjunct academic at University of Tasmania.

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