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FAQ

FAQ

Frequently asked questions regarding digital examination in Inspera.

Before the exam

1. In which system do I write my digital exam?

You will write your exam in a web based system called Inspera Assessment. Any other previous system that may have been used will be discontinued.

2. Will I be able to try the system before my Exam?

You are able to write a Demo Exam, innumerable times. More info about demo exam here

3. How do I enroll for the exam?

As usual, you sign up at Ladok web services Ladok web servicesexternal link, opens in new window

4. Do I have to use my own computer or is there a computer for loaning?

In case you are unable to bring a computer of your own, there are computers for loaning. You have to give notice at the latest 10 working days ahead of time.
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5. When do I need to be in place in the exam room?

You need to be on site at least 30 minutes before the start of the exam. Make sure to be logged on at least 15 minutes before the start of the exam to make sure everything work alright.

6. What preparations are needed to perform a digital exam in Inspera?

You need to retain your username information for eduroam (Wi-fi) and for your JU-account. If you've lost this information, please go to ju.se/myaccountexternal link, opens in new window or contact the IT-helpdesk. You also need Safe Exam Browser (SEB) installed.

7. What is Safe Exam Browser (SEB)?

Safe Exam Browser is a special web browser aimed at performing safe exams. When SEB is activated, it is not possible to start other applications or execute any files on the computer.

8. How can I download Safe Exam Browser (SEB)?

You will find the link and information about Safe Exam Browser here

9. How can I make sure I have the current version of Safe Exam Browser?

You will find out if you have the current version by performing a Demo exam

10. How do I know that my computer is capable of performing on a digital exam?

Please refer to information regarding operations systems and hardware at Inspera's websiteexternal link, opens in new window.

During the exam

1. Do I have to close all active applications before I commence with my exam?

We recommend closing all other applications in order for the system to work optimally.

2. How do I commence with my exam?

Go to ju.inspera.comexternal link, opens in new window and log in, using your JU-account e-mail ex moho1700@student.ju.se. When starting the test you will need the password that will be posted in the exam room.

3. Will I be able to get extended time, if my computer crashes?

Yes, the invigilator will add extra time if the interruption lasts for a considerable amount of time.

4. Do I need do save my exam manually?

No, your answers will be saved automatically every 15 seconds in the cloud and on your computer.

5. What happens if I should lose my Internet connection?

No submissions can be lost, since it's automatically synced into the cloud and on to your computer. Should the interruption last for a more extended period of time, while writing, the invigilator will transfer your submissions to Inspera.

6. Will I be able to perform my exam anonymously?

Yes, it will be possible as of the autumn of 2018.

7. Is there risk of cheating in the system?

No, cheating isn't possible, since Safe Exam Browser, temporarily prevents any other activity on the computer.

8. Is it possible to skip questions on the exam?

Yes, you may choose to answer only select questions.

9. Is it possible to mark off a question that I need to return to?

Yes, there is a flag icon to your upper right corner of the screen. Clicking on it will mark off the question and provide it with a flag in the navigation bar, in the bottom of the screen.

10. Is it possible to hand in a blank submission?

As of the autumn of 2018, it will be possible.

11. Is it possible to alter already answered questions?

Yes, if the teacher hasn't restricted the possibility to navigate backwards for that particular exam.

12. Will I be able to do sketches in my submissions?

Yes, for Essay Type Questions, there is a simple sketching function.

13. Is it possible to copy & paste?

Yes, but only within the framework of the exam.

14. What do I do if I run into technical problems during an exam?

Please, call for an invigilator as soon as anything unforeseen happens.

15. May I bring my own keyboard and computer mouse to the exam?

No, but there will be a limited amount of equipment for loan in the exam room.

16. How can I be aware of the remainder of time for the exam?

In the upper left corner of the screen you will find a timer. Also, the system clock is visible in the right down corner of your screen.

17. Where can I find more information on digital examination?

You´ll find more info at ju.se/student/digital-exam

After the exam

1. How can I see my results and marks?

  • Once your exam has been assessed by your teacher, go to ju.inspera.comexternal link, opens in new window and log on using your JU email adress and your JU account password. There you will find your results and mark. The teacher has the choice of publishing different amounts of your assessed exam.

    Within a near future you will see your result in the JU app, in the same manner as the other exams