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Good practice examples of assessments at the Faculty of Arts

With Macquarie’s new Assessment Policy in place, attention is now turning to reviewing current assessment tasks in units. There are many posts on Teche on the new assessment policy, assessment ideas in the Science Faculty, and the new hurdle requirements. In this post, we will look at some examples of good assessment practice in the Faculty of Arts.

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Using Rubrics and Grademark make grading faster and easier

The scenario:  A second year Accounting unit of over 800 students, 32 tutorial groups and 10 tutors. The assessment task:  A research project (1500 words).  The challenge: how to achieve reliable and efficient marking across such a large number of assignments and teaching staff?

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