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BYO laptop: an e-exams pilot project

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Fluck, A, BYO laptop: an e-exams pilot project, AARNET Case study, AARNET, Australia, 2017 (2017) [Media Interview]


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Abstract

Despite the dominance of computers in our lives today, most exams across Australia are still completed using old-fashioned pen and paper. This can cause fatigue in candidates, see exam-markers expend unnecessary effort deciphering answers, and restrict curricula to topics that can be assessed by hand.

Unhappy with the status quo, a project relying on open source software, USB drives and AARNet's CloudStor service is bringing students a step closer to taking exams using their own laptops.

Item Details

Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:eExam
Research Division:Education
Research Group:Specialist Studies in Education
Research Field:Educational Technology and Computing
Objective Division:Education and Training
Objective Group:Curriculum
Objective Field:Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Author:Fluck, A (Dr Andrew Fluck)
ID Code:117756
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Education
Deposited On:2017-06-27
Last Modified:2017-08-18
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