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Assessment in HE Conference 2015

Rod Cullen and Rachel Forsyth: Supporting information for posterĀ for the Assessment in HE conference 2015, Birmingham Abstract A large post-92 University in the UK carried out a project to improve consistency and student satisfaction with assessment and to prepare the … Continue reading

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Association of Business Schools Learning & Teaching Conference in association with the HEA 24th & 25th April 2012

Rachel and I presented a paper titled “Beginning to Transform Assessment and Feedback for Institutional Change at MMU”. Slides and a handout are provided below. ABS 2012 Conference slides TRAFFIC Handout Our sessions was well attended and the paper was … Continue reading

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Principles as Discourse webinar 20/03/12

Rod Cullen, Robin Johnson and I attended a webinar given by David Nicol on 20 March 2012: “Principles as discourse“. This webinar was a closed session for Strand A projects and was intended to get us focused on principles and … Continue reading

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iTeam Webinar 15/03/12

Rod and I attended a webinar given by the iTeam project from the University of Hertfordshire on 15 March 2012. (A recording of the webinar is available). The webinar was titled ‘Efficiency of assessment – initial thinking from the ITEAM … Continue reading

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James Ballard Online Presentation of ULCC work with Exeter

On Friday 2nd March Mark (S), Neil and I attended an online demonstration of the work that ULCC have been doing with the University of Exeter by James Ballard. Rachel had hoped to attend as the presentation was done via … Continue reading

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Making Assessment Count seminar 3/2/12

I attended a webinar organised by the JISC Assessment and Feedback team today about the Making Assessment Count project and consortium . This was really interesting: I’d heard lots about the project but hadn’t had an opportunity to really find … Continue reading

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CAMEL meeting

Our cluster of strand A projects held their first real CAMEL meeting this week, kindly hosted by Gwyneth Hughes and Martin Oliver at the IoE. With the deadline for our baseline reports looming large, it was useful to talk about … Continue reading

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JISC Assessment and feedback projects start up day: meeting report

Mark and I attended a start-up meeting in Birmingham for all of the projects funded under the JISC Assessment and Feedback strand. The aims of the day were to get us focused on our projects, find out what support is … Continue reading

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Assessment & Feedback Programme Kick-off Meeting

We’ve been asked to prepare a novel 2 minute ‘elevator pitch’ summarising our project for the Programme kick-off meeting at Maple House in Birmingham on October 5. Fortunately, we’re better at projects than poems! There once was a project at … Continue reading

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