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33%

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40%

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11%

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Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

An Introduction to Assessment Theory and Practice

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 67 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Formative & Summative: Understanding the impact of timing on assessment decisions11m
The Curriculum-Teaching-Assessment cycle: A framework for integrating assessment with instruction10m
Cultural Concern: Perspectives of minorities on educational assessment13m
Discussion 117m
4 readings
General Overview10m
Syllabus10m
Grading and Logistics10m
Outline for Week One10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 130m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

The nature of feedback in improving teaching and learning

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 59 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Building Feedback into Teaching: Goals/Intentions; Strengths & Weaknesses12m
Teacher & Student perceptions of feedback9m
Cultural Concern: Perspectives of minorities on appropriate feedback mechanisms11m
Interview 113m
1 reading
Outline for Week Two10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 230m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Reporting student achievement

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 60 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Grades, ranks, and scores: Problems with using these approaches12m
Reporting against objectives, not test questions or items7m
Cultural Concern: Perspectives of minorities on appropriate reporting mechanisms10m
Discussion 212m
1 reading
Outline for Week Three10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 330m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Guidelines for developing and using objectively answered question procedures

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 62 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Anatomy of a good MCQ: The Wrong Answers11m
Valid alternatives to bad MCQ: Binary choice; Matching9m
Valid alternatives to bad MCQ: Sequencing; Sorting11m
Interview two18m
1 reading
Outline for Week Four10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 430m

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