02013 – How to Add an Assessment to your Online Course

The Assessment Block allows you to add an assessment to your Course page. Here’s how you can set up an Assessment block.

  • In the right Preview Pane, mouse over the Row (green border) where you want to add a new Block element.
    Then mouse over any existing Block (black border) in the Row and click on the Black Plus (+) icon at the bottom of the Block. This will open the Blocks element list in the left sidebar menu.
    Select Assessment from the variety of Blocks that you can add to your course.
    The Assessment should appear below the lesson and you’ll find the Block Settings in the left side of the Page.

Below is an overview of the various Assessment Block settings.

Assessment

Select the Assessment that you created in Online Course and the click on the Assessment.
If you don’t have one yet, proceed here.

Title

Add the text for the title that appears on your Assessment.

Font
These tools will help you fully customize the font style of Lesson title.

  • Font Family
    Use this feature to change your text’s Font type.
    Click on the drop-down and select the Font type you want.
  • Font Size
    This changes the size of your text.
    Simply click on the slider and move it left or right to increase or decrease the text size.
  • Line Height
    This feature increases or decreases the space between the lines of text.
    Click on the drop-down and select the line height you prefer.
  • Letter Spacing
    This feature increase or decreases the space between letters.
    Click on the drop-down and select the letter spacing you prefer.
  • Text Color
    This feature changes the color of your text.
    To use custom colors, simply paste the Hex code of the exact color you want in field provided e.g. #000000 = black or click on the Color Picker button to the right of the field.
    This will open the Color Wheel, where you can select whichever color you prefer.

Background
This feature allows you to change the background color of the lesson title.

  • If you type the word “transparent” in to the field provided, the background will be transparent and show whatever color is visible on the page.
  • To change the background color, you can either add a Hex code in the field provided or choose a color from the Color Wheel.
  • If the Color Wheel is closed, simply click on the Color Picker button to the right of the background field.
  • The Background Color Opacity feature allows you to change the transparency of the background color of your text. Simply move the slider left or right to get the desired effect.
Borders

This feature allows you to add a border around your Assessment block content.

  • Borders
    Select whether you want a full border where assessment content is wrapped in a border or simply one side of the text has a border e.g. None, All Border (full border), Top Border, Bottom Border, Right Border, Left Border, Left and Right Borders
  • Border Type
    You can select the style for your border.

TIP: In order to see the border around your text, you need to select one of the style options available e.g. Solid, dashed or dotted. If the setting is left on No Border Style, your selection in the Borders setting will not work.

  • Border Size
    You can change thickness of the border by selecting the pixel width you prefer.
  • Border Radius
    You can add rounded edges to the border by selecting the relevant pixel or percentage width. You may now control each side by entering the number on Top Left, Top Right, Bottom Right and Bottom Left box.
  • Border Color
    You can change the color used for the border. To use custom colors, simply paste the Hex code of the exact color you want in field provided e.g. #000000 = black or click on the Color Picker button to the right of the field.
Spacing

Adjust the spacing of the Assessment Block.

  • Margin Bottom
    This feature allows you to add more space below the Assessment block
    Simply add the numeric (pixel) value to the field provided.
Options

This feature allows you to use the available options for extra coding (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)

  • Element Id:
    This shows the element id of a specific block, which can then be used by CSS and JavaScript to perform certain tasks for the element with the specific id value. To learn more, please check here
  • Classes:
    This feature allows is used to define equal styles for elements with the same class name. To learn more, please check here
Drip

This feature allows you to use the Drip Feed feature for this block.

  • Automated: Based on registration date
    This option will allow you set the drip for this block based on the registration date of the user on this online course.
    You may set the number of days after the registration date.
  • Scheduled: Deliver on a specific date
    This option will allow you set the drip for this block and display the block on a specific date.
    You may set the exact date, time, and timezone when you want to display the block
Animation

This tool allows you to add animation effects to your Assessment Block.

  • Type 
    From this drop-down you can choose a trigger to activate the animation i.e.
    None = no animation will be applied
    On Page Load = the animation is triggered as the page loads
    On Page Scroll = the animation is triggered only when the user scrolls to that section.
  • Style
    This feature adds an animation style to your Lesson Block. Simply choose the preferred option from the drop-down menu.
    Fade In = the Lesson block will fade in from the background
    Scale In = the Lesson block scales in from the background
    Top = the Lesson block will slide in from the top
    Right = the Lesson block will slide in from the right
    Bottom = the Lesson block will slide in from the bottom
    Left = the Lesson block will slide in from the left

Delay (ms)
If you want to add a time delay for when the bullet list appears, simply add the delay in milliseconds e.g. 3000ms will be 3 second delay.

That’s it, click on SAVE CHANGES and you are done!

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