In Ans, you can invite colleagues to your course, so you can cooperate in the assignment process. It’s possible to invite colleagues from outside your university. It is also possible, in case the institution allows you to do so, to invite students for your course as a staff member. This is mainly used for student-assistants and teaching assistants. These students will have staff authorizations for your course only.
Within a course the following roles are available:
- Instructor: if you create a course yourself, you automatically become an instructor within your course. An instructor has all rights within a course. It’s possible to invite colleagues to your course. You can also allocate reviewers to specific questions or groups. Your university's admin can access all courses, but will not be listed as an instructor.
- Invigilator: as an invigilator, you have the option to monitor the taking-session of a test, you can visit the results page, you have the option to plan a test and you have the ability to add students to the course and to assignments.
- Reviewer: as a reviewer, you have the opportunity to review the exercises of students you have been assigned to.