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National Roundtable on The Culture of Assessment in Higher Education


Novotel, Brighton Le Sands, Sydney, New South Wales

September 18th 2008

 

Aims of the Roundtable:

To stimulate discussion on a range of issues to do with assessment of learning within universities including:

  • Alignment between assessment and learning outcomes: definition and recognition;
  • Alignment in practice: effecting change;
  • Sustainable assessment: designing assessment that meets the needs of the present and also prepares students to meet their own future learning needs.

Time

Session

9.00am

Registration

9:30am

Welcome

9.45am

World Café


Table Notes:

11:00am

Break

11:30am

Poster Session

12.30pm

Lunch

1:30pm

Thematic Discussion Groups


Notes:

  • Assessment & Outcome Alignment: how do we know when we see it?
    Summary
  • Strategies for Dealing with Factors Affecting the Implementation of Improved Assessment Practices.
    Summary
  • Sustainable assessment: Designing assessment that meets the needs of the present and also prepare students to meet their own future learning needs.
    Summary

3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:45pm

Thematic Plenary

4:00pm

Challenges & Opportunities

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