Is Open Source Safe for Digital Exams?

Is Open Source Safe for Digital Exams?

One of the fears we typically encounter is that online exams will increase the academic dishonesty among students, citing the conclusion that using computers provides the students with more opportunities to cheat. But this is not necessarily the case. According to a...
Plagiarism: Maintaining the Academic Integrity

Plagiarism: Maintaining the Academic Integrity

Maintaining the Academic Integrity in Higher Education Teaching in higher education has many positive sides – confronting students with their plagiarised essays and breach of academic integrity is not one of them. It is something most educators dread, but at the same...
A Digital Approach to the TEF

A Digital Approach to the TEF

To ensure quality in teaching and help students with their future employment prospects, a digital approach is key. This is especially true for the assessment procedure in HEIs, as this educational key practice is notoriously underrepresented in digitisation...
Whitelisting Enables Access to External Applications

Whitelisting Enables Access to External Applications

Whitelisting Enables Access to External Applications As a part of the latest update of the WISEflow platform, whitelisting of external online resources was enabled within the LockDown browser. This allows for new uses of WISEflow in several different kinds of exams,...
WISEflow – System Security is Paramount

WISEflow – System Security is Paramount

Security in Digital Exams For universities, colleges and other educational institutions, exams are just about the most high-stakes activities of them all. Ensuring that the students’ exams and their information are handled with a high measure of security is a vital...