1. Open the required Content Area (i.e. Learning Resources or Assessment) where the test is deployed.
  2. Hover your mouse over the test title.
  3. Click on the arrow button.
  4. Select Edit the Test Options from the drop down list.

Deployed quiz with the down arrow circled next to quiz name and edit the test options circled in the drop down menu

  1. Change the options as needed.
  2. Click on the Submit button.

Test Availability 

  1. From the Make the Link Available radio buttons:
    • Yes, makes the link appear to students immediately or once the Display After date has been reached.
    • No, the link will not be displayed to students.

Note: Use the Display After option to determine WHEN the students can access the test.

test availabilty

Display after

  1. Use the Display After and Display Until to set specific times the test link is available to students.
    • If required, select the Display After checkbox and enter the date using the Date Selection Calendar and enter the time using the Time Selection Menu.
    • If required, select the Display Until checkbox and enter the date using the Date Selection Calendar and enter the time using the Time Selection Menu.

Note: Once the student has entered the test the Display Until date/time does not affect them completing the test.

test availability dates

Test Availability Exceptions (optional)

This feature allows you to set different availability settings for different groups or students.

Setting a student a different test availability

  1. Click on the Add User or Group button.
  2. Check the checkbox of the required student.
  3. Click on the Submit button.

select student to alter test availability

  1. Select the required availability settings.
  2. Click on the Save button.

select different availabity

Due date (optional)

  1. If required, select the Due Date checkbox and enter the date using the Date Selection Calendar and enter the time using the Time Selection Menu.
  2. If required, check the Do not allow student to start the Test if the due date has passed checkbox.

Note: If the above option is left unchecked, students will still be able to complete the test after the due date and their test will be labelled Late in Grade Centre.

Important: If the above option is checked, any students with test availablity exceptions after the due date will not be able to submit. 

updating the due date

Show Test Results and Feedback to Students

You can set up two rules for when feedback is available to students i.e. After Submission and at a particular date.

  1. From the drop down list:
    • When: Sets when appropriate test results and feedback are shown to students: After Submission, One-time View, On Specific Date, After Due Date, After Availability, and End Date, After Attempts are Graded.
  2. From the Test Feedback checkboxes:
    • Score, students receive a mark if all questions are self-marking i.e. If no short answer, essay or file upload questions are included.
    • All Answers, shows all question options.
    • Correct, Shows the correct answers.
    • Submitted, Shows all of a student’s submitted answers.
    • Feedback, Shows custom instructor feedback for each question
    • Incorrect Questions, Shows the questions a student answers incorrectly and any feedback you have provided.

updating student feedback


  1. Click on the Submit button.

submitting updated settings