The following documentation goes through the process of constructing a quiz within Desire2Learn.
*Note: This documentation does not explain how to create different question types, just how to construct a quiz. To find out how to create the different question options please refer to the Creating Quiz Questions page.
To jump to a specific quiz creation section click on an option below:
Log into your course and from the Assesments drop-down menu click on Quizzes.
In the General section of the Properties tab there are many options:
For the Option Advanced Properties section you may choose to:
Choose a Start Date: and an End Date: for your quiz. Also be sure to set your quiz as Active.
Choose if you would like to attach or create release conditions.
Choose your Timing Options:
Choose if you would like to allow for special access for a student or students to view/take the quiz early.
Choose how many attempts you would like to allow.
If you choose more than one, then define how you would like to evaluate the attempts: Highest Attempt, Lowest Attempt, Average of all Attempts, First Attempt, Last Attempt.
For more information on adjusting the submission view, please visit the Set Quiz Submission View tutorial.
Create a question by choosing a question type from the Create New drop-down menu and then click the Create New button.
*Note: To learn how to create different question types please visit the Creating Quiz Questions page.
You can also create question sections by choosing Section from the Create New drop-down menu, then clicking Create New.
You can put questions into sections by:
You can also rearrange items by clicking the Order Questions/Items icon, as shown to the left.
Check the quiz layout for accuracy and define how many questions appear on each quiz page.