At a Glance
- Create exams
- Upload questions
- One click upload to Blackboard
Respondus 4.0 is a powerful software tool for creating and managing exams that can be published directly to Blackboard. While the quiz creation tool is quite reliable, Respondus users enjoy the ability to create assessments offline and an expanded number of question types (including calculated algorithmic formats). And after setup, Respondus enables one-click uploading to Blackboard courses.
KU has a campus-wide license for Respondus, which allows use by KU faculty, staff and GTAs.
Download the Software
Access the KU Information Technology Respondus support page and click the download Respondus Exam Creator link. The license permits faculty, staff and GTAs to install a copy of the Respondus software on both an office and home computer. Please note that providing the Respondus software or the password information to anyone who is not affiliated with our institution is a violation of our licensing agreement with Respondus.
- 10 Reasons to Use Respondus 4.0 (pdf)
- View a recorded Respondus 4.0 Training Webinar: Create & Manage Content with Respondus 4.0
- Sign up for a Respondus webinar training session: www.respondus.com/webinars
You can find additional and more detailed information including the Respondus user guide and quick start guide on KU Information Technology’s Respondus support page.
Respondus LockDown Browser
Respondus LockDown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. When an assessment is started, students are locked into it until they submit it for grading. Available for Windows, Mac and iOS. Interested in learning more about Respondus LockDown Browser?