Using the Setup Screens

This module contains an overview of the Setup section of Surpass, as well as lessons on each of the tabs within Setup, including Users, Centres, Subjects, and Candidates.

Setup Overview

About: Setup is the area of Surpass that users create centres, subjects, users, and candidates in Surpass. This video gives an overview of each tab within Setup. Objective: By the end of this lesson, you will know the purpose of each tab within Setup. Next Steps: Take the rest of the lessons within the ‘Using […]

Managing Centres

Length: 9 minutes

About: Every test created and delivered through Surpass belongs to a centre. This is the place, or group that the test is delivered through. This video explains how centres are set up within Surpass. Objective: By the end of this lesson, you will know how to set up a centre in Surpass. Next Steps: Take […]

Managing Subjects

Length: 10 minutes

About: As part of Setup in Surpass, users need to create a subject that items can be authored in. This video gives an overview of the subjects tab in Surpass, and the functions available on this screen. Objective: By the end of this lesson, you will be able to create a new subject in Surpass, […]

Managing Users

Length: 5 minutes

About: A user is anyone who logs into Surpass. Examples of a user might include content authors, invigilators or administrators. This lesson explains the different types of user in Surpass, and demonstrates: how to create different types of users in Surpass; how to control access to different areas of the system; how to assign users […]

Managing Candidates

Length: 10 minutes

About: Before a test can be scheduled, there needs to be a list of candidates in the system associated with the relevant centre and subject. This video is a step-by-step guide to adding candidates to the system. Objective: By the end of this video, you will be able to create individual candidates in the system, […]