Template:Infobox examination

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Purpose[edit]

An infobox for articles about examinations or tests.

Usage[edit]

Copy and paste the following blank version to start using. Leave a field blank if it does not apply.

Code
{{Infobox examination
| name                = 
| image_name          = 
| image_size          = 
| image_alt           =  
| caption             = 
| acronym             = 
| type                = 
| test_admin          = 
| skills_tested       = 
| purpose             = 
| year_started        = <!-- {{Start date|YYYY}} -->
| year_terminated     = <!-- {{End date|YYYY}} -->
| duration            = 
| score_range         = 
| score_validity      = 
| offered             = 
| attempt_restriction =
| regions             = 
| language            = 
| test_takers         = 
| prerequisite        = 
| fee                 =  
| score_users         = 
| qualification_rate  = 
| free_label          = 
| free                = 
| website             = <!-- {{URL|example.com}} -->
| footnotes           =  
}}

Description of fields[edit]

name 
Official name of the examination.
image_name 
Examination-related graphic, preferably the examination's official logo. Use the image filename without File: namespace prefix. Produces an image of 200 px by default.
image_size 
Use in conjunction with image_name. Allows editors to specify an image width rather than use the default. This defaults to the user's thumbnail size, or the image size if smaller.
image_alt 
Alt text for image, for visually impaired readers. This should not contain wiki syntax, and should not duplicate the caption. See Wikipedia:ALT.
caption 
Caption text for the infobox image. May include wiki syntax.
acronym 
Acronym of the examination's full name, if any.
type 
Type of the examination (e.g. computer-based, paper-based, standardized test, academic aptitude test, entrance or competitive examination, university examination, etc.).
test_admin 
Official name(s) of the testing board(s) or agency(ies) that develop(s) and/or administer(s) the examination.
skills_tested 
Primary skill(s) or knowledge tested in the examination.
purpose 
Major purpose(s) for which the examination is conducted.
year_started 
The year in which the examination was started, i.e., was first offered. Use {{Start date}}.
year_terminated 
The year in which the examination was terminated or stopped. Applicable only for examinations that are discontinued. Use {{End date}}.
duration 
Time that is ordinarily allowed to take the examination.
score_range 
Range or scale of the score or grade (i.e. minimum and maximum values possible).
score_validity 
Time period of validity of an ordinary candidate's score or grade.
offered 
The ordinary frequency with which the examination is offered (e.g. once a year, once a month, 8 times a year, etc.).
attempt_restriction 
Restriction(s), if any, on further attempts by a candidate (e.g. the examination may be offered once every month, but can be taken only once every 3 months by any candidate).
regions 
The country(ies) or region(s) where the examination is primarily held.
language 
The language(s) in which the test is offered.
test_takers 
The total number of test takers in a year (latest available statistic). Mention with the year.
prerequisite 
Academic or other qualification, if any, that may be a prerequisite to take the examination.
fee 
Testing fee. May be given in US$ and/or local currency.
score_users 
Primary agencies, institutions, etc. that may use the test scores/grades.
qualification_rate 
Rate (e.g. percentage) of qualification of test takers, if any.
free_label, free 
Use free_label to display any speciality field title. Use free to display the related data.
website 
Official website of the examination, if any. Use the template {{URL}}.
footnotes 
Footnotes for the infobox. Useful for including references for data.

Separate multiple values using {{Plain list}} or {{Flat list}}.

Example[edit]

Aptitude Test of General Intelligence
ATGI logo.png
ATGI official logo
Acronym ATGI
Type Computer-based standardized test
Developer / administrator Academic and Industrial Skills Testing Board
Knowledge/skill(s) tested General intelligence
Purpose Measuring intelligence quotient (IQ) of candidates.
Year started 1963 (1963)
Duration 1 hour
Score/grade range 0 to 200, in 1 point increments.
Score/grade validity 3 years
Offered Twice every month
Restriction(s) on attempts Can be taken only once every 3 months by a candidate.
Country(ies) / region(s) Over 10,000 centres in more than 150 countries worldwide.
Language(s)
  • Arabic
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • German
Test takers Increase 1,034,280 (2013)
Prerequisites / eligibility criteria High school diploma (waived only in exceptional circumstances, e.g. in cases of proven child prodigies).
Testing fee US$ 20
Scores/grades used by More than 3,000 academic, industrial and other institutions all over the world.
Other information Score a required part of application to almost all government research and intelligence agencies in USA and EU.
Website www.example.com/atgi
This test is completely fictional.
{{Infobox examination
| name                = Aptitude Test of General Intelligence
| image_name          = ATGI_logo.png
| image_size          = 250 px
| image_alt           = 
| caption             = ATGI official logo
| acronym             = ATGI
| type                = Computer-based standardized test
| test_admin          = Academic and Industrial Skills Testing Board
| skills_tested       = General intelligence
| purpose             = Measuring intelligence quotient (IQ) of candidates.
| year_started        = {{Start date|1963}}
| duration            = 1 hour
| score_range         = 0 to 200, in 1 point increments.
| score_validity      = 3 years
| offered             = Twice every month
| attempt_restriction = Can be taken only once every 3 months by a candidate.
| regions             = Over 10,000 centres in more than 150 countries worldwide.
| language            = {{Flatlist|
* Arabic
* Mandarin Chinese
* English
* Hindi
* Japanese
* Spanish
* Portuguese
* Russian
* German
}}
| test_takers         = {{Increase}} 1,034,280 (2013)
| prerequisite        = High school diploma (waived only in exceptional circumstances, e.g. in cases of proven child prodigies).
| fee                 = US$ 20
| score_users         = More than 3,000 academic, industrial and other institutions all over the world.
| qualification_rate  = 
| free_label          = Other information
| free                = Score a required part of application to almost all government research and intelligence agencies in USA and EU.
| website             = {{URL|www.example.com/atgi}}
| footnotes           = This test is completely fictional.
}}

Microformat[edit]

The HTML mark-up produced by this template includes an hCalendar microformat that makes event details readily parsable by computer programs. This aids tasks such as the cataloguing of articles and maintenance of databases. For more information about the use of microformats on Wikipedia, please visit the Microformat WikiProject.
Classes used

The HTML classes this microformat uses include:

  • attendee
  • contact
  • description
  • dtend
  • dtstart
  • location
  • organiser
  • summary
  • url
  • vevent
Please do not rename or remove these classes
nor collapse nested elements which use them.