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Strategies to facilitate grading consistency in large classes

Neale, Larry & Cathcart, Abby (2010) Strategies to facilitate grading consistency in large classes. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on The First-Year Experience 2010, Maui, Hawaii.

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    Abstract

    First year undergraduate university classes can be very large, and big student numbers often creates a challenge for instructors to ensure assignments are graded consistently across the cohort. This session describes and demonstrates the use of interactive audience response technology (ART) with assessors (rather than students) to moderate assignment grading. Results from preliminary research indicate this method of moderating the grading of assignments is effective, and achieves more consistent outcomes for students.

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    ID Code: 39719
    Item Type: Conference Paper
    Keywords: undergraduate, teaching teams, education, grading, HERN
    Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Economics Business and Management Curriculum and Pedagogy (130203)
    Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations
    Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 Please consult the authors.
    Deposited On: 28 Jan 2011 10:47
    Last Modified: 29 Jan 2011 16:26

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