As the assessment period is approaching, below we’ve put together some resources for students and staff that you may find helpful.


You can use our student practice module to help you get 'online assessment ready'. Here's how to enrol in the practice module:

  1. Log into Blackboard ( using your Trinity IT username and password
  2. Click on the Online Exams Practice Module link under 'Institutional Announcements' (container in the centre of your dashboard).
  3. Click on the Enrol button at the left of the screen (you won't need to do this if you're already enrolled in the Online Exams Practice Module). After clicking Enrol, click on the Submit button. And you'll be enrolled in the practice module.

You can access the Online Exams Practice Module from your Module List in your Learning Space.

Here's how to use the Online Exams Practice Module

Video Guides

Blackboard Tests:

Turnitin in Blackboard:

Blackboard Assignments:

Video Playlist

View Blackboard guides for students video playlist


Online Assessment Web Page

Visit the online assessment web page for staff to access information on running online assessments.

Access Online Assessment Staff Guides

Recordings of Online Information Sessions

IT Services have hosted a number of Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) webinars in the past few months, which include information sessions on online assessments. Most of these sessions have been recorded and are available on our website.

Access Recordings of TEL Webinars