Teaching & Learning


Designing effective Multiple Choice Questions online 29 Nov

29 November 2022, 10:00 am–11:30 am

Lecturer giving feedback to student

Well-designed multiple choice type questions can test a range of learning outcomes, help you avoid some common pitfalls in these types of assessments and enable you to make use of increasingly sophisticated digital tools.

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff






UCL Arena Centre


This event will be online
Details of the Zoom link will be sent closer to the date.
United Kingdom

Tuesday 29th November 10.00-11.30

This workshop will explore the benefits and challenges of using MCQs in both formative and summative assessment and provide practical guidance on: 

• Constructing good MCQs (SAQs and EMQs) 

• The range of interactive question types available on digital platforms (e.g. Wiseflow, Moodle). 

There will be time for discussion and questions. 

After attending this session you will:

  • By the end of this event, participants expect to be able to  

  • Constructing good MCQs, SAQs and EMQs 

  • Make use of the range of interactive online assessment methods available on digital platforms such as Wiseflow and Moodle. 

Who should attend

UCL staff and students