ERIC Number: EJ587526
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Assessing Competency in Business Writing.
Varner, Iris I.; Pomerenke, Paula J.
Business Communication Quarterly, v61 n4 p83-91 Dec 1998
Discusses some of the major issues faced in attempting to assess systematically the effectiveness of business-communication courses (by assessing the level of improvement of students' writing competency). Discusses goals of assessment, type of test (standardized versus custom-made), guidelines for scoring, use of results, and reliability and validity issues. Offers specific recommendations. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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