The functionality contained in the Surpass test driver ensures that candidates will always receive the best and most reliable test experience possible. Candidates can seamlessly navigate their tests and interact with the test driver and question content in either a web browser or a secure, locked-down application.
This article explains how to navigate and interact with the Surpass test driver interface.
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Viewing test and candidate details
|Question||Displays the name of the question.|
|Section||Displays the name of the section.|
|Test||Displays the name of the test.|
|Section/Test Time Remaining||
Displays the remaining section and test time.
NOTE: You can select the section timer to toggle between remaining section time and remaining test time. For more information, read About test sections.
Displays the candidate’s progress in the test.
NOTE: You can set up the progress bar in the Advanced Settings tab of the Edit Test window. For more information, read 'Test Interface Options' in About test settings.
|Candidate||Displays the name of the candidate.|
Navigating sections and items
You can navigate through your test one item at a time. Select Back to return to the previous item. Select Next to move to the next item. For more information, read Navigating the test driver.
You can view item content in the centre of the delivery window.
Actions in the Surpass test driver
There are many actions you can take in the Surpass test driver. These include leaving comments on items, flagging items, and viewing detailed information on the status of items in your test.
If you have accessibility requirements, you can change your preferences in the test driver. This includes setting the text colour and colour scheme of your test.
Select Preferences to open the Preferences panel. For more information, read ‘Configuring your preferences’ in Entering your keycode and confirming your details.
You can use Section Review to view detailed information on the status of items in a section. For more information, read ‘Using Section Review’ in Navigating a test in the test driver.
Select Information Page to navigate to the Information Page at any point in the test. Information Pages contain information or instructions candidates need to know while taking the test. Time spent on Information Pages is counted on the main test timer.
You can flag items during a test to mark them for an action at a later time. This might be useful if you want to return to a specific item later in the test.
Select Flag when answering an item to mark it for a later action. For more information, read Flagging items in the test driver.