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Preparing for Your Online Exam

We strongly recommend that you use one of the online exam training resources below to prepare for your online exam. Students perform better on their exams if they are familiar with the exam environment, and we have provided the following resources to ensure your success:

MuchLearning Online Exam Training Manual (PDF - 408KB)

Online Exam Practice Exam:

After your exam has been scheduled by AU Examination Services, you will have access to an Online Practice Exam. This practice exam will provide you with a generic example of an online exam, which you can use to familiarize yourself with the online system before your exam day. To access it, follow the login instructions provided above (myAU portal → Online Exam), and click on the practice exam.

Note: This practice exam does not cover course content. Please contact your tutor for course-related exam preparation resources.

Updated May 16 2017 by Student & Academic Services

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