Dynamic Study Modules:
Test and improve your knowledge

Updated 11 Mar 2021

Based on brain science research, Dynamic Study Modules can help you to study and remember what you learn. When Dynamic Study Modules are available in a course, your instructor may assign modules for credit. Or, you can complete modules for independent study at your option.

Assigned modules are from the same set of modules available for independent study. Any assigned Dynamic Study Module contains only one module. If you complete a module on your own and it later gets assigned: You'll receive credit for the assignment on your Mastering Scores page. This also applies to any Gap Finder diagnostic modules.

Important about scoring of assigned modules: For full assignment credit, you must master the module before its due date. The Mastering Scores page shows credit for your completed questions only AFTER you finish each question set.

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Open Dynamic Study Modules

When Dynamic Study Modules are available from your Mastering course home, you can open them from your computer or mobile device.


Work on Dynamic Study Modules

You can work on a Dynamic Study Module for independent study or as an assignment, if your instructor has assigned it in your Mastering course.


Results and scores for Dynamic Study Modules

Completing Dynamic Study Modules may help you get better results on your coursework or exams. They may also factor into your score in a Mastering course.