The University has chosen Microsoft TEAMS as the online platform to be used for holding course examinations and final examinations.
In this guide you will find the following sections: How to install and access TEAMS, Taking a course exam, Taking a final exam, Online support
The extension of the suspension of frontal teaching activities decided by the Council of Ministers in order to control the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection requires extraordinary measures to be taken so that course exams and final exams can be carried out on a regular basis.
Here are the latest important updates.
By way of derogation from the provisions of art. 7 of the teaching regulations of the University, until the end of the emergency period, the Panels for the examinations related to the final exams of the undergraduate and master's degree programmes consist of at least 3 members, of which at least 2 are official professors of teachings given in the Faculty. The above-mentioned members of the Final Examination Panels may be present in a classroom of the University, suitably spaced according to the provisions in force issued by the Authorities, or connected remotely.
The procedures for carrying out the exams related to the final test of the undergraduate and graduate programmes are as follows:
For the purposes of the regular conduct of the final exams with discussion, the Microsoft Teams platform must be used according to the following procedure:
Panels will be organised in accordance with the provisions of art. 6 of the University's teaching regulations; the members will operate in a classroom of the University, adequately spaced according to the provisions in force issued by the Authorities, or via a remote connection.
The procedures to be adopted for the conduct of the exams are as follows:
The following procedure must be followed for the use of the Microsoft Teams platform:
IMPORTANT: it is again recommended to all students enrolled in the calls that, if they are unable to participate in the exam session, for organisational reasons and for fairness towards the committees and students present, they must cancel their registration at least 2 days prior to the exam date.
Friday 13 March 2020
This extended suspension of frontal teaching activities, which has been ordered by the Italian Council of Ministers to counter the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 infection, calls on us to take measures to ensure the continuity of your course of study and, as far as possible, the continuity of the academic year.
Following the latest important updates.
The exam calls that were not carried out in February and the extraordinary ones of March have been rescheduled from 23 March to the end of April.
Students who had already registered for an exam call will automatically be enrolled and will be able to take the exam on the date scheduled for new calls.
Students who have not registered for an exam call will be able to register.
If the exam is an oral exam, it will be taken by remote. If the exam is written it will be carried out for graduating students in an alternative way established by each professor.
A new date will be set for the remaining students.
The exam calls for quarter courses (under graduate programmes) will be postponed to the summer session with th exception of calls with graduating students.
The exams will be held by remote through the Microsoft’s “Teams” platform. The assessment of students’ learning outcomes will always be individual and must take place in conditions that can guarante an accurate, objective and fair assessment in relation to the subject or to the expected competence to be achieved.
The Examination Panel, whose members will be present in the examination room or connected by remote, will be made up of at least two members:
How will the exam session be conducted in remote mode?
Students registered for an exam call will be summoned at the pre-established time and according to the rules established by the Chair of the Examination Panel. Candidates’ attendance will be verified, after which the student will be called to start the exam.
Further information/notes for candidates:
During the test, the other candidates will be asked to temporarily turn off the video and audio connection so as not to disturb the examination.
Exam results will be communicated immediately and the student will be notified that the grade has been uploaded to iCatt.
If you are unable to attend the exam session, you are required to cancel your registration at least 2 days before the the start of the exam itself.