Tagged: exams

Idiosyncratic exam questions – should they be allowed? - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Dec 08, 2010

When I get time, I like to visit other science orientated blogs, including Pharyngula, written by PZ Myers. Professor Myers has a rather direct and irreverent style and discusses a wide range of issues from a humanistic, atheistic and pro science perspective. In a recent post, Professor Myers described how he goes about writing and grading exams. ‘I … Read More

Otago news: Essay and exam workshops (attn: lecturers & undergrads) - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jun 01, 2010

This post is mainly for those at the University of Otago (Dunedin, New Zealand). Non-locals are welcome to comment on the workshops, of course. (Source: University of Otago Higher Education Development Centre.) Not all students arrive at university with good essay-writing or exam skills. While at the Science library yesterday, a small flyer drew … Read More