Preventing cheating on quizzes, tests, and exams
Cheating on Quizzes, Tests or Final Examinations is a serious type of Academic Misconduct at the University of Manitoba (see the Student Academic Misconduct Procedure). Fortunately, there are several strategies you can use to help students avoid making poor decisions.
In designing the test or exam
Modify your tests and exams every term.
Where possible, use long answer or essay format.
Prepare students for the quiz, test, or exam.
Exam procedure and security
After the test or exam
McMaster University. (2009). Preventing academic dishonesty. Retrieved February 10, 2020, from https://www.mcmaster.ca/academicintegrity/instructors/suggestions/index.html
University of Manitoba. (2013). University of Manitoba final examination procedure. Retrieved February 20, 2020, from http://umanitoba.ca/registrar/final-exams
Whitley, B. E. J., & Keith-Spiegel, P. (2002). Academic dishonesty: An educator’s guide. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.