Impact on examination and assessment | The PIL Unit

Impact on examination and assessment

The area within higher education most affected by generative AI is examinations.

Since generative AI can often replace students' own work, such as writing texts, there were questions early on about banning the use of generative AI entirely or shifting entirely to on-campus written examination. However, to make thoughtful and sustainable decisions about examinations, it is important to understand both how generative AI works and the extent to which examinations are affected.

Below you can find information to assist in planning and conducting examinations.