ERIC Number: EJ371247
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
What Can We Do about Essay Exams?
Bizzell, Patricia; Singleton, Royce, Jr.
Teaching Sociology, v16 n2 p177-79 Apr 1988
Argues that instructors need to think more systematically about how to prepare students to write good essay examinations. Demonstrates that higher levels of learning involving integration, synthesis, evaluation, and application are essential for this type of testing. Concludes that the significance of efficient writing skills is as important as the content itself. (BSR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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