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Exam Sitting Settings

You can view and edit Exam Sittings settings in the Exam Sittings dashboard.

When an Exam Sitting has been created you can review the settings and, if the User Role has the setting "Modify scheduled exam" enabled, you can change a scheduled Exam's settings. 

To see the Exam Sittings settings select the Sitting description:

  • Upcoming Exams have a status of "Scheduled"
  • Exams currently underway have a status of "In progress"
  • Exams with an end time in the past have a status of "Awaiting review"

The Exam below is currently scheduled. In the green panel on the left, you can see the number of students assigned to it. The orange panel on the right shows the amount of time before the exam starts (as of when the page was loaded; this doesn't update until the page is refreshed):


When an Exam has been submitted the Exam Sitting Overview tab shows the exam marking and submission status:


Scheduled Exams can have the following settings modified by a User with a Role that permits changing scheduled Exams:

All tabs apart from "Submissions" have an Edit toggle available to users with a User Role that has "Modify scheduled exam" enabled:


Note: This is only visible when an Exam has a status of "Awaiting review".

The Submissions tab shows a list of submissions, scores and an option to review Exam Integrity if Proctoring was enabled for the Exam.


Scheduling details

The Exam Sitting start and End times 3

Assigned Students

You can add and remove students to and from an Exam in the "Assigned students" tab. Just select or deselect the student name and hit Save student assignment changes: 

Proctoring settings

View and edit the proctoring settings for this Exam sitting

Exam Tools

View and edit the Exam Tools enabled for this Exam sitting