Technology-Enhanced Assessment

Assessment is one of the key drivers of student learning. Technology has the potential to transform assessment practices in ways that encourage student engagement and promote deep learning.

Tuesday 13 December 2016, 10:30-15:45
University of Edinburgh

Programme

10:30 – 10:55COFFEE
10:55 – 11:00Welcome
Judy Hardy, University of Edinburgh
11:00 – 11:30Harnessing the power of the populous to enhance the learning environment
Barry Ryan, Dublin Institute of Technology
11:30 – 12:00Digital badges for assessment of laboratory skills
Michael Seery, University of Edinburgh
12:00 – 12:30Using peer assessment to promote group work and skills development
Paul Chin, University of Hull
12:30 – 13:30LUNCH
13:30 – 14:00"That's not a PDF!" Maintaining standards after implementation of electronic submission and assessment in a large undergraduate class
Morag Casey, University of Glasgow
14:00 – 14:30Automatic marking of short-answer free-text questions
Sally Jordan, Open University
14:30 – 14:45COFFEE
14:45 – 15:45Online assessment of science with the STACK CAA system
Chris Sangwin, University of Edinburgh
15:45CLOSE

 

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