NR523 Assessment and Evaluation Techniques in Education
Week 4 Discussion
DQ1 Multiple Choice vs. Other Forms of Testing
Faculty members at Chamberlain favor multiple choice questions in their courses. Why do you think this is true? What should the Curriculum Committee say and do to encourage the faculty to use other forms of testing?
DQ2 Test Blueprints
Based on student complaints about examinations at all levels, the Curriculum Committee decides that it is time to adopt the use of test blueprints. Convince the faculty that all this work will be advantageous for students and faculty alike. What are some advantages and disadvantages of using test blueprints? Can you think of any other uses for these assessment planning tools?