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This page contains basic information about the ExamSys e-assessment tool and open source project. Its content is primarily aimed at staff but may also be of interest to students across all of the UK, China and Malaysia campuses.

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What you need to know

ExamSys is an e-assessment system that supports various elements of the academic workflow. This includes:

  • setting exam papers
  • mapping questions onto learning outcomes
  • post-exam analysis and feedback

To log into ExamSys, please use the following:

 ExamSys login

Range of question types

The range of question types which can be set within this system include:

    • calculation
    • dichotomous
    • extended matching (single or multiple answer)
    • fill-in-the-blank
    • image hotspot
    • labelling
    • Likert Scale
    • matrix
    • multiple response
    • ranking
    • text box
    • Script Concordance Test (SCT)

Open source project

ExamSys is also an open source project to which anyone can contribute. For more information about the project, please consult the following:

ExamSys open source project


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This page was last updated on 09 November 2022 at 16:53 (GMT)