Taking an exam with Canvas

Your digital or online exam may be administered using Canvas.

Prepare yourself for an exam in Canvas

It is important that you complete the following steps well in advance of the exam date so that you have time to solve any problems you may encounter and you can start the exam well-prepared.

  • Digital exam on campus

1. Register in time for the exam
2. Read the instructions
3. Prepare for your on-campus exam
  • Online exam (remotely)

1. Register in time for the exam
2. Check if your hardware (laptop/computer) and internet connection meet the requirements
3. Take a practice test
4. Read the instructions and regulations for exams in Canvas
5. Prepare your workplace and yourself
6. Be alert to these additional processes after the exam

Frequently Asked Questions

I can not login in the online exam in Canvas, what should I do?
Online exams | What happens if my internet connection is (intermittently) lost while I'm taking an online exam (without proctoring)?
Online exams | If, for example due to technical problems, I start the exam later than the official start time, do I get extra time at the end?
Online exams | For online exams, does the rule also apply that you can start up to 30 minutes after the official start time of the exam?
When I submitted my exam answers in Canvas, I got a white screen. Have my answers all been saved?
When do I get the final results of my online Canvas or TestVision exam?
What is a Code of Honor in relation to online exams?
Do special arrangements also apply for online exams?