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ERIC Number: ED360545
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 51
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-86397-325-4
ISSN: N/A
Getting to Grips with Assessment.
Hall, William; Saunders, John
This booklet has been written to help persons interested in assessment of education and training programs in general and competency-based vocational education programs in particular. The following topics are covered in the individual sections: the meaning of the term "assessment"; the importance of assessment; curriculum models; percentages and comparison; sites where assessment should be conducted; assessment methods; appropriate persons for conducting assessments; valid, reliable, and economical assessment; bias in assessment; steps involved in planning assessment; recognition of prior learning; and problems and pitfalls of assessment results. The final section is an annotated bibliography of 23 publications concerning assessment in competency-based vocational education programs. (MN)
National Centre for Vocational Education Research Ltd., 252 Kensington Road, Leabrook, South Australia 5068, Australia.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Centre for Vocational Education Research, Leabrook (Australia).