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Inspera exam processes for teachers

Exams are scheduled according to the exam timetable.


The Inspera support team is on hand to help with the preparation of Inspera question sets, and all other Inspera-related queries.

Process overview for setting up and submitting exam


6. Create an exam cover page from the template
Complete the form provided by the Exams Office*
6b. Exams Office deliver final exams

Marking and grading

8. Complete marks finalisation in Canvas
(more information to come)

* Please see the Staff Intranet for the submission deadline.  

Pre-exam checklist for Inspera online exam





  • Check for spelling mistakes, making sure that the answer selection is correct and correctly spelled.
  • Check all questions have appropriate marks allocated.
  • Make sure all necessary marking schemes are uploaded or included in the question set (if applicable).
  • Preview question and question set(s) to review formatting so that it meets accessibility requirements.  If needed, refer to How to preview and format questions.  
  • Ensure the correct naming convention Course name – Term Code is used for the question set. E.g., ARTHIST 114/114G – 1213 
  • Share with colleagues to complete internal review 
    –  Course assessor 
      Head of Department or nominee 
    –  Faculty administration (if applicable) 


Submit to Exams Office

  • Create a cover page using the exams cover page template.  Always include student instructions on this page.   
  • Fill out and submit exam submission form.
    Submission deadline: Please see the Staff Intranet for the submission deadline.  
  • Share question set(s) with Exams Office (instructions found in the exam submission form).


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