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Presented at DIT Assessment Research Series 2005

Students’ views on assessment: Preliminary Results of Survey with 1st Year Students in Department of Social Sciences


This presentation reports on the views of assessment of first year students in a social sciences department. Data was collected using a structued questionnaire from 104 students studying social care and early childhood education. While many positive findings are evident with regard to preparation, feedback and the approachability of lecturers there are lessons to be learned for educators.

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