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Working in Module Summatives

A summative (exit exam) is located at the end of the last chapter of a module. A module's Summative Log provides a quick glance at the status of the summative (see status explanations below). Learners must successfully pass the exit exam with a score of at least 80 percent before a module is marked complete. To access the module summative, log in at https://www.beaconeducator.com/.

To access the Summative Log

  • Use the Table of Contents located at the top left of the page.
  • Select Summative Log at the bottom.

To access the summative via the Summative Log

  • Use the Table of Contents located at the top left of the page.
  • Select Summative Log at the bottom.
  • Select the summative.
  • The Purpose page provides a brief introduction of the summative content. Under Summative Components, you will see the link for the Exam and information about the exam's availability.
  • Select the link to access the Exam once it is available.

To access the summative via the Table of Contents

  • Use the Table of Contents located at the top left of the course page.
  • Select the last chapter to expand the chapter contents.
  • Select the summative.
  • The Purpose page provides a brief introduction of the summative content. Under Summative Components, you will see the link for the Exam and information about the exam's availability.
  • Select the link to access the Exam once it is available.  

Summative Type and Status:

  • Exit Exam: Modules contain one Exit Exam at the end of the last chapter. Learners demonstrate knowledge of the content by selecting the correct answer from the choices provided. Learners must successfully pass the exit exam with a score of at least 80 percent. Learners can retake the exam as needed.
  • Available in (#) hours/minutes: The Exit Exam will be available when the time shown has elapsed. Use this time to read the module. Note: The Exit Exam is not available until the number of hours in the module has elapsed from the time the module is first opened. Example: A learner registered for a 5-hour module at 10 a.m.; the Exit Exam will be available at 3 p.m. that day.
  • Available Now: Learner may take the Exit Exam immediately.
  • Started: Learner started but did not complete the Exit Exam.
  • Last Attempt Date: Learner last attempted the Exit Exam on this date.
  • Retake in (#) minutes: The Exit Exam will be available to retake when the time shown has elapsed. Use this time to review the module.
  • Retake Now: Learner may retake the Exit Exam immediately.