Creating Quizzes in iCollege

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Overview

This post explores the many options when creating a quiz in iCollege.

Creating a Quiz

  1. From your Course Homepage:
    1. Click Assessments
    2. Click Quizzes
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  2. Under Manage Quizzes, click New Quiz. A New Quiz Page will open, and you will be presented with many options
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  4. Under the Properties tab:
    1. Name – The name of the quiz or exam
    2. Category – Select or create a category to organize quizzes within the quiz list
    3. Add / Edit Questions -Add questions to your quiz or edit previously added questions
    4. Expand Description / Introduction– Expand to add a description and introduction to your quiz
    5. Expand Page Header / Footer– Expand to add a header and footer to your quiz
    6. Expand Optional Advanced Properties – Expand to:
      • Choose whether students can view hints
      • Disable right-click
      • Disable Pager and Alerts
      • Email notifications of quiz attempts
    7. Click Save
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  5. Click Restrictions
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  7. Under the Restrictions tab:
    1. Status – set to either:
      • Inactive – Quizzes are not visible to students
      • Active – Quizzes are visible to students but they cannot take it until the specified day and time
    2. Availability – Enter the dates of availability for the quiz
    3. Additional Release Conditions – Attach or create conditions that students must meet in order to access the quiz
    4. Security Options – Indicates if students are required to use the Respondus LockDown Browser while taking the quiz.
      Click here for more information about using Respondus LockDown Browser >
    5. Optional Advanced Restrictions – Expand to require a password or IP restriction to take the quiz
    6. Timing – Enter a quiz time limit
    7. Special Access – Add Special Access to the quiz so that selected users have adjusted time limits, or only selected users have access to the quiz
    8. Click Save
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  8. Click Assessment
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  10. Under the Assessment tab:
    1. Automatic Grade – If checked, attempts will be marked graded immediately
    2. Note: This option should NOT be checked if the quiz includes long answer questions
    3. Grade Item includes:
      • Grade Item -Select or add a grade item where quiz scores should be sent to the grade book
      • Auto Export to Grades – If checked, scores will immediately be sent to the grade book once they are marked as scored
      • Student View Preview – Preview how scores will appear to students
    4. Rubrics – Add or create a rubric for holistic scoring of the quiz.
    5. Attempts includes:
      • Attempts Allowed – Identify the number of student attempts on the quiz
      • Overall Grade Calculation – Identify how multiple attempt scores are aggregated
    6. Click Save
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  11. Click Submission Views
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  13. Under the Submissions Views tab:
    1. Default View – Configures what students view upon completion of the quiz. By default students can view only their score
    2. Additional Views – Allows you to create additional views for students so that they view additional quiz information after a specified date.
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  14. Click Reports Setup
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  16. Under the Reports Setup tab:
    1. Click Add Reports to add reports to your quiz
    2. If finished creating your quiz, click Save and Close
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    Help

    If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact the IIT Technology Service Desk at 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357) or help@gsu.edu.