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Online exams: are the colleges doing it right?


Fluck, A, Online exams: are the colleges doing it right?, MJA Insight, Australian Medical Publishing Company, Australia, 2018, 8 (2018) [Media Interview]

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FEBRUARY 19, 2018, was indeed a black day for hundreds of junior doctors taking the make-or-break Written Divisional Exam of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). After months of study, while generally holding down demanding full-time jobs, and after stumping up the $1900 for the pleasure of sitting the exam, the candidates found themselves locked out of the computer-based testing system halfway through. The decision was taken to abort the exam, leaving many distraught and in tears.

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Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:Online testing, eExams, Registrars
Research Division:Education
Research Group:Specialist studies in education
Research Field:Educational technology and computing
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Evaluation of health and support services
Objective Field:Health education and promotion
UTAS Author:Fluck, A (Associate Professor Andrew Fluck)
ID Code:124692
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Education
Deposited On:2018-03-05
Last Modified:2018-03-08
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