ERIC Number: ED061065
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Aug
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Evaluation in Chemistry. Report of International Workshop, Ceylon, August 1968.
International Union of Pure and Applied Physics.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Included are the proceedings and conclusions of an international workshop held in Ceylon in August, 1968, which was convened by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC). The report is concerned not only with the design, construction and administration of chemistry examinations and evaluation of chemistry curricula but with the whole interrelated problem of curriculum change within an educational system. The first part of the report considers: (1) Aims and Objectives of Education through Chemistry, (2) The Functions of Chemistry Examinations in an Educational System, (3) Administrative and Teaching Action Necessary to Achieve Objectives, (4) Planning an Examination Scheme, (5) Administration and Execution of Chemistry Examinations, and (6) Strategy and Tactics for Curriculum Reform. The rest of the report consists of supporting evidence and background papers from actual developments in Ceylon, India, United Kingdom, and the Soviet Union. (Author/TS)
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Authoring Institution: International Union of Pure and Applied Physics.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).