Online Exams - FAQ's

Online Exams - An overview in videos
Online exams can be daunting , but the success is in the preparation! We have put together a series of video's to help you become familiar with t...
Fri, Oct 14, 2022 at 3:02 PM
Paper-Based vs Online Exams - How do they differ?
As of the 2021 / 2022 academic year onwards, ICB students now have a choice between sitting either paper-based or online exams. The exam timetable is divide...
Wed, Jul 3, 2024 at 4:23 PM
Tips on question formats in PoE assignments, tests and exams
Online question formats are specifically designed for an online platform. Below are some tips on question formats that may be included the assignments, tes...
Wed, Jul 3, 2024 at 4:24 PM
Student Responsibilities in online exams
With the Online Exams being taken up by more and more students, it is good to have a clear understanding of who is responsible for what.  In short, the ...
Thu, Nov 2, 2023 at 8:03 PM
What you can do in the online exam room? (Assessment Policy S7)
 Assessment Policy (Section 7) - Guidelines and Rules for Exam conduct All the rules regarding online exams are listed in the ICB's Assessment Po...
Tue, May 10, 2022 at 12:57 PM
What happens if your online exam is unsuccessful? (Assessment Policy S13)
Assessment Policy (Section 13) - Mitigating Postponements Should a student be unable to access or complete the online exam due to technical reasons AND ...
Wed, Jul 3, 2024 at 4:22 PM
I type slowly, I’m afraid I won’t complete my assessment on time
We are not in a position to allow additional time or accept a mitigating circumstances application for this situation.  There will be many different que...
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 9:25 AM
How will the marking of an online exam differ from a paper-based exam?
Marks for the online exam will be allocated in the same way as marks are allocated in the paper-based exam.   Online tests that were done before the exam ...
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 9:16 AM
How different will the format of the online exam be to that of a paper based exam?
The format of the online exam will be very similar the paper based exam. The main difference will be the platform which will be used to capture your answers...
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 9:03 AM
Online exam start time
Online exam sessions are open from 9am to 1pm. 1pm is the cut off to try enter the online exam room. We have allowed for a flexible start to the exa...
Wed, Dec 6, 2023 at 10:02 AM