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‘Do I really need to write another essay?’

Aston University, Birmingham
26 November 2009 10:00-16:30

‘Do I really need to write another essay?’
Authenticity and assessment in Foundation Degrees
Are you developing your practice in assessing work-based learning within a foundation degree or similar?
SACWG is working on the practical and pedagogical challenges of assessment in this context. What is the employer’s role and where should the academic share assessment oversight? Researchers / Practitioners will be exploring the issues and seeking to inform good practice.
Discussions will include consideration of initial results from a questionnaire survey on assessment of work-based learning in Foundation Degrees.
Coffee/Tea from 10.00am for 10.30am start, to conclude at 4.30pm.

Refreshments and Lunch are included in the cost of £95.00.
Please contact Helen Arnott (email or phone 0845 196 4968) to book a place or to request further details.  Places are limited to 100 persons.

* The Student Assessment and Classification Working Group holds annual events on topical issues concerned with assessment For more information, see SACWG Special Issue in Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education, Volume 29, No. 4, August 2004

Contact Name:
Helen Arnott
Contact Telephone:
0845 196 4968
Contact Email:

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