Audit of Year 1 Assessment Practice• 5 Degree programmes ▫ BSc Hons Computer Science ▫ BSc Hons Information and Communication Technologies ▫ BSc Hons Creative Computing ▫ BEng Hons Electronics and Computer Systems ▫ BEng Computer Games Development• 9 Modules
Audit of Year 1 Assessment Practice• Written Assessments• Reports• Class Tests• Group work• Software Demonstrations• Presentations• Portfolios/Lab Books• Examinations
Evaluation• Student Focus Groups in December 2012• Video record student responses
Evaluation• Sample of Questions ▫ Which modules did you use? ▫ Were you able to distinguish the different categories of exemplars? ▫ Were you able to understand where and why marks were allocated? ▫ Did you find the feedback comments helpful? ▫ Did you make use of the model solutions provided? ▫ Do you have any suggestions for improvements to the grid?
Findings• Initial feedback has been very positive• Break down of categories• Written feedback comments
Findings• Need to alter the location of the grid in the Course Support Area• Need to provide instructions for use• Need to consistently promote the use of the tool
Semester 2 2012-13• Roll out semester 2 modules• Monitor use of exemplars• End of semester evaluation