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Add Test Exceptions

I. Test Exceptions Overview

You may need to add test exceptions for students who need to take an online test at a different time, need extended time, or have other extenuating circumstances. The following can be created as test exceptions:
Number of attemptsTimerAvailabilityForce completion Depending on your testing policy, students who have experienced technical issues during the testing session may be provided with another attempt to re-take the test. However, as long as Force Completion was not checked for a test and the student did not run out of time, then he/she would be able to return to the test and complete it with the remaining time. For this reason, consider using a timer with or without auto-submit instead of the Force Completion setting.
II.How to Add Test Exceptions
To add test exceptions, you will need to access your deployed test in your Blackboard course and select Edit Test Options.

Scroll to the Test Availability Exceptions section of the test options, which can be fo…
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