Building upon LockDown Browser, Monitor uses a student's webcam and video analytics to prevent cheating in non-proctored exams.
Respondus provides comprehensive instructor training:
Faculty are encouraged to sign up and learn more about these tools.
You may link directly to this video in your course via:
If you will require Respondus LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor, it is important to clearly outline expectations with your students.
Sample language below may be used to update your syllabus:
Using LockDown Browser and a Webcam for Online Exams
This course requires the use of LockDown Browser and a webcam for online exams. The webcam can be built into your computer or can be the type that plugs in with a USB cable. Watch this short video to get a basic understanding of LockDown Browser and the webcam feature. A student Quick Start Guide (PDF) is also available.
Then download and install LockDown Browser from this link:
To ensure LockDown Browser and the webcam are set up properly, do the following:
When taking an online exam that requires LockDown Browser and a webcam, remember the following guidelines:
Remember that LockDown Browser will prevent you from accessing other websites or applications; you will be unable to exit the test until all questions are completed and submitted.