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Table 8 Disadvantages in using e-authentication in e-assessment

From: Acceptability of the e-authentication in higher education studies: views of students with special educational needs and disabilities

Disadvantages in using e-authentication in e-assessment n %
The e-authentication technology might not work properly 199 75%
It might say I'm cheating when I'm not cheating 159 60%
The e-authentication might make the assessment take more time 80 30%
To authenticate my authorship, I have to share personal data 49 18%
It can involve more work than traditional assessments in an examination room 62 23%
It might be difficult to challenge the outcomes of e-authentication (e.g., if the system questions my identity) 30 11%
Other 34 13%
None 29 11%