Assessment as Practice - EDST2062

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

School: School of Education

Course Outline: School of Education

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: 24 units of credit at Level 1

CSS Contribution Charge: 1* (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

Available for General Education: Yes (more info)

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Subject Area: Education

This course is designed for students to learn about theories and practices of assessment. It introduces the participants to general concepts of assessment and measurement that are applicable in classroom, more generally educational, settings. It will describe the theories and techniques that teachers and test developers can use to guide and design their assessment and teaching practices. Specific topics covered include preparation of assessment tasks, roles of teacher feedback in student learning, assessment moderation, teacher judgements of student learning as well as how to score, interpret, and report on student achievement and assessment results.
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