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Proctored Activities

Policy Number: 207

Categorized: Academic Policies

Responsible Office: Executive Vice President and Chief Academic Officer

Subject: Requirement for verifying student identity

Related Policies: 514 ELI Proctored Activities, Tests and Final Examinations


Additional Information:

Effective Date:

Last Reviewed Date: 05/15/2018

1.0 Scope

This policy applies to all credit courses.

2.0 Policy Statement

All courses are required to have at least one proctored activity in order to maintain the integrity of the course.

3.0 Definitions

Proctored activity: an exam or other assessed activity such as group work or presentation, where the student’s work is monitored and assessed.

4.0 Procedures

4.1. The faculty member, in coordination with the academic dean, may determine the appropriate proctored activity.

4.2. Faculty teaching online courses must also comply with the proctored activity requirement. See ELI Proctored Activities, Tests and Final Examinations.

5.0 Authority