Events and training

  • A102: Introducing Assessment Practice (Online course)

    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.

    03 Feb - 05 Apr 2020 | Online course (9 weeks). Average 3hrs per week.

  • Assessment training: Unpacking validity (Training event)

    This training session responds to two fundamental questions in relation to current conceptions of validity in assessment: what does it mean to claim validity and how can a claim be proven?

    27 Feb 2020 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

  • Assessment training: Writing good exam questions (Training workshop)

    Are you involved in setting, editing or evaluating question papers and assessment tasks? This one-day course provides the theoretical background to some of the principles of question writing, accompanied by practical tasks to reinforce learning.

    05 Mar 2020 | 09:30 - 16:30 | Cambridge

  • Seminar: 'School choice' in England - fact or fiction: evidence from national administrative data (Seminar)

    Educational attainment is key to a child’s life chances, and schools vary in their ability to raise attainment. For this reason, the process of school choice is an important factor in academic achievement. Using large-scale national data, Professor Anna Vignoles FBA explores the school choice system and its impact at this Cambridge Assessment Network seminar.

    17 Mar 2020 | 15:45 - 18:30 | Cambridge

  • Assessment training: Intermediate statistics for assessment in practice (Training workshop)

    In this practical training workshop, you'll extend your understanding of statistics for assessment. You'll build upon your knowledge of basic statistics concepts to learn new statistical methods, and how they are applied for specific assessment purposes.

    30 Mar 2020 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

  • A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment (Online course)

    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.

    06 Apr - 07 Jun 2020 | Online course (9 weeks). Average 3hrs per week.

  • The Rising Tide: Communications masterclass (Workshop)

    This masterclass will include story telling and theatre skills to help you communicate clearly with confidence in the workplace

    25 Apr 2020 | 10:30 - 13:00 | Cambridge

  • Assessment training: Reliability (Training event)

    This training event will help you to gain a better understanding of the concept of assessment reliability, including how it is conceptualised, calculated, and should be interpreted.

    30 Apr 2020 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

  • Cambridge International Study Programme - Design and delivery of public examinations (International course)

    A one week residential course for international assessment professionals on the design and delivery of public examinations.

    11 - 15 May 2020 | 09:00 - 17:00 | Cambridge

  • Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Assessment (15 month, part-time course)

    The Postgraduate Advanced Certificate in Educational Assessment (PGCA) is a professionally relevant qualification that will enable you to expand your knowledge and understanding of the principles and validation of assessment.

    30 Sep 2020 - 31 Dec 2021 | Cambridge

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A101 and A102 online courses

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