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Designing effective assessments and items

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A series of three interactive online workshops, designed to fit around your working day. Determine strategies to advance your assessment design practice, whether you are refreshing your knowledge or learning for the first time.

E-assessment - expectations, impediments and lessons learnt

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This interactive online workshop aims to familiarise participants with issues encountered when introducing e-assessment. Using theory, research and practical experience this session will allow you to consider what e-assessment is and why the intended benefits of e-assessment are not always realised.
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    Designing effective assessments and items (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive online workshops, designed to fit around your working day. Determine strategies to advance your assessment design practice, whether you are refreshing your knowledge or learning for the first time.

    09 - 23 Sep 2021 Online £225
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    A104: Psychometrics in Educational Assessment (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    A104: Psychometrics in Educational Assessment has been designed to guide you through how to analyse assessment data in order to ensure tests are reliable, valid and fair. Courses available: 13 Sep - 14 Nov 2021

    13 Sep - 14 Nov 2021 Online £295
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    E-assessment - expectations, impediments and lessons learnt (Workshop: 1.5 CPD hours)

    This interactive online workshop aims to familiarise participants with issues encountered when introducing e-assessment. Using theory, research and practical experience this session will allow you to consider what e-assessment is and why the intended benefits of e-assessment are not always realised.

    14 Sep 2021 Online 12:30 - 14:30 £90.00
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    A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment is a nine week, online course for examiners, assessment writers, professional bodies, teachers, lecturers and those working for exam boards/awarding organisations. Courses available: 20 Sep - 21 Nov 2021

    20 Sep - 21 Nov 2021 Online Monitored - £295, Peer supported - £245
  • Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Studies: Educational Assessment (15 month, part-time course)

    The Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Studies: Educational Assessment is a professionally relevant Cambridge qualification that will enable you to transform your knowledge and understanding of the principles and validation of assessment. This course will lead to a Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Studies.

    24 Sep 2021 - 30 Dec 2022 £4,700 (Home)/£9,900 (EU/Overseas)
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    An introduction to statistics for assessment (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive online workshops, designed to fit around your working day. Drive your assessment related decisions through data and statistics.

    28 Sep - 12 Oct 2021 Online £225
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    A102: Introducing Assessment Practice (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    A102: Introducing Assessment Practice has been designed to guide you through the practicalities of producing and delivering assessment, and to describe and explain important related issues. Courses available: 4 Oct - 5 Dec 2021

    04 Oct - 05 Dec 2021 Online Monitored - £295, Peer supported - £245
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    A103: Introducing Data Literacy (9 week online course: 27 CPD hours)

    A103: Introducing Data Literacy will guide you through the basics of using, managing and interpreting data. The course will focus on examples from education and assessment, but the learning is applicable to all contexts. Courses available: 11 Oct - 12 Dec 2021

    11 Oct - 12 Dec 2021 Online Monitored - £295, Peer supported - £245
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    Item response theory in practice (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive online workshops, designed to fit around your working day. Develop your understanding of item response theory and learn to apply it to your own context through practical activities.

    10 - 24 Nov 2021 Online £225
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    Computer adaptive testing (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive workshops that will cover the basic concepts of Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs) and their use in different assessment contexts.

    01 - 15 Dec 2021 Online £225
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