Classes: Add Accommodations to a Quiz


This article will instruct how to add accommodations to a test


To add special accommodations (such as 1.5x time) to a test in Brightspace/”Classes”, follow the steps below:

  1. On the blue navigation bar running along the top of the screen, click on Activities > Quizzes to enter the course’s Quizzes area.
  2. Find the desired test, click the chevron (Display 1) to its right, and choose Edit (Display 2) from the drop-down menu.
  3. On the Edit Quiz screen (this is the same as the Quiz Creation screen), click on the Restrictions tab (Display 3)
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the page, and click the grey button marked Add Users to Special Access (Display 4). It is generally recommended you leave the radio button set to Allow selected users special access to this quiz.
    add users to special access
  5. You will now have the opportunity to set unique test conditions regarding the start/end dates, timer, number of attempts, and so on. Make the desired changes and scroll down to the bottom of the screen. Check the box(es) of the student(s) you wish these conditions to apply to (Display 5), and hit Save and Close (Display 6) to save your changes.
  6. You will be taken back to the Restrictions tab. If you scroll back down to the bottom of that page, you will see a summary of the special accommodations applied (Display 7).
    save and close


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