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Chan, Zenobia; Ho, Simone – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2019
A rubric is both an assessment and an evaluation tool that is widely adopted in education. However, little is known about good and bad practices in rubrics by either students or educators in nursing education, as well as in Asian higher education in general. The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the views of students and educators on…
Descriptors: Scoring Rubrics, Nursing Education, Nursing Students, College Faculty
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Carless, David – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2019
A key challenge for feedback practice involves promoting student uptake through the closing of feedback loops. This paper investigates feedback loops by using the concepts of single and double-loop learning to interrogate student responses to feedback. Single-loop learning tackles an identified problem or task, whereas double-loop learning…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Undergraduate Students, Student Reaction, Student Experience
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Chong, Sin Wang – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2019
Recent literature on the use of exemplars in the context of higher education has shown that exemplar-based instruction is implemented in various disciplines; nevertheless, how exemplar-based instruction can be implemented in English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) writing classrooms in higher education institutions remains under-explored. In this…
Descriptors: Writing Instruction, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction
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To, Jessica; Panadero, Ernesto – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2019
Peers carry potential in enhancing students' self-assessment development, but few studies have explored how peer scaffolding is enacted in the process. This qualitative study explores peer assessment effects on the self-assessment process of 11 first-year undergraduates and the factors limiting peer influence. Drawing on the data from students'…
Descriptors: Peer Evaluation, Self Evaluation (Individuals), College Freshmen, Undergraduate Students
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Zhan, Ying – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2019
Feedback has been increasingly conceptualised as a dialogical process where students interpret the provided information through interaction with comment providers and use it to enhance their learning. A major challenge for the development of sustainable feedback is closely related to how students think about it. This study explored how 25 Chinese…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Student Attitudes, Feedback (Response), Teacher Student Relationship
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Chong, Sin Wang – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2019
The increasing prominence of technology has given rise to new ways for writing teachers to give feedback electronically. Specifically, this article focuses on electronic written feedback (e-feedback) given to a group of English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) community college students. Although previous studies have investigated the effectiveness of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Student Attitudes, Computer Mediated Communication
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Tsang, Art – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2018
The study set out to facilitate tertiary learners' development of oral presentation skills within the self-regulated-learning framework. A published, relatively comprehensive inventory of presentation (delivery) skills was adopted in this mixed methods study, which comprised pre- and post-programme self-evaluation questionnaires, post-programme…
Descriptors: Program Effectiveness, Public Speaking, Speech Communication, Communication Skills
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Ho, Diana; McAllister, Sue – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2018
This study investigated if professional competency assessments are transferable across cultures using COMPASS┬«: Competency assessment in speech pathology, a tool developed and validated in Australia. Students in Hong Kong were assessed by clinical educators using COMPASS┬« and the usual clinical evaluation forms. Analyses compared Hong Kong data…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Speech Language Pathology, Achievement Tests, Allied Health Occupations Education
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Li, Yongyan; Hu, Guangwei – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2018
Teachers' instructional practices surrounding written assignments have been little researched, despite writing remaining the primary means of assessment in higher education, including postgraduate professional development programmes. In this paper, we report a study that explored what a sample of lecturers in a Master of Education programme at an…
Descriptors: Writing Assignments, Writing Instruction, Graduate Students, Masters Programs
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To, Jessica; Liu, Yiqi – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2018
Dialogic use of exemplars is effective in developing student understanding of assessment standards. However, limited studies have investigated how exemplar dialogues are conducted in the post-secondary context. To fill the gap, this teacher-research explores the characteristics of peer and teacher-student exemplar talk in three post-secondary…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Student Relationship, Focus Groups, Interviews
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Carless, David; Chan, Kennedy Kam Ho – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2017
The analysis of exemplars is a potentially powerful way of acquainting students with academic standards and supporting their capacities to make informed academic judgements. This paper investigates the role of dialogue in supporting students to develop their appreciation of the nature of quality work. The research derives from a project involving…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Models, Preservice Teachers, Qualitative Research
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Lau, Ken – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2017
The mission of universities today is not only to nurture experts in various professions, but also to cultivate lifelong autonomous learners. Independent learning and pedagogies that aim to foster learner autonomy have grown in importance over the past decade. However, the extent to which independent learning is successful in fostering autonomy has…
Descriptors: Independent Study, Personal Autonomy, Program Effectiveness, Student Attitudes
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Yan, Zi; Brown, Gavin T. L. – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2017
While significant progress has been made on understanding the effects of student self-assessment, the processes by which these effects occur are much less studied. The present research identified the actions involved in a cyclical self-assessment process. In this qualitative study, 17 undergraduate students from a teacher education institute took…
Descriptors: Self Evaluation (Individuals), Undergraduate Students, Preservice Teachers, Qualitative Research
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Lau, Ken – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2016
The debate about whether and how reflection should/can be assessed has so far yielded inconclusive findings. This paper intends to revisit and further this controversial issue within a specific disciplinary context: the assessment of reflection in English enhancement courses within a second-language environment. Students across majors taking the…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Language Proficiency, Semi Structured Interviews, English (Second Language)
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Pounder, James S.; Ho Hung-lam, Elizabeth; Groves, Julie May – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2016
There is now a worldwide focus on the quality of university teaching and yet there is general dissatisfaction in universities with the student evaluation of teaching system. Peer observation of teaching seems to hold much promise in the assessment of teaching quality, but such observation pays little attention to the quality of teaching as…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Faculty, College Students, Teacher Student Relationship
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