Tests and Surveys Lesson Focus

Tests are one of several ways to assess student mastery of material and include multiple settings and options for deployment. Surveys can be used to collect information and opinions from students anonymously.

After completing this lesson, the instructor will be able to:

  1. Create, configure, and deploy a test containing one of each question type.
  2. Create, configure, and deploy a test using a random block of questions.
  3. Create, configure, and deploy a test using a question set.
  4. Create, configure and deploy a survey.
  5. Export and import a test and a survey.
  6. Create, export, and import a pool.
  7. View and download survey results.

Tests and Surveys Resources

Review the following TCSG and Blackboard resources. NOTE: All links open in a new window.

TCSG Resources

Blackboard Resources

Disclaimer: All TCSG colleges currently use Blackboard's Original Course View. Some of the features and tools of Blackboard that are discussed in the Blackboard resources may not be available at your college. Check with your POC (Distance Ed Contact) for questions about tool availability.

Tests Video

This video will provide an overview on how to create and deploy an assignment.

NOTE: To view the video in full screen, select the Play button. At the bottom of the window, select the YouTube link. The video will open in YouTube in a new tab. Select the full screen button in the bottom-right corner of the video.