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ERME 8724 Technology-Enhanced Assessment (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Computers are widely available in schools and are increasingly used for large-scale testing programs. This course examines cutting-edge applications of computer-based technologies to the technology of testing and assessment. Among the topics explored are validity issues specific to computer-based testing; accessibility, universal design, and computer-based testing; computer adaptive testing; simulation-based and multimedia tests; and computer scoring of writing. The course encourages students to explore ways in which computer-based technologies can be used to enhance assessment and solve challenges to current approaches to student assessment.

Schedule: Biennially

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: ERME/APSY 8667; ERME/APSY 7462.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17