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Assessment Matters:  Original Assessment for Original Student Work

31 March 2011

at The Higher Education Academy, York




This seminar on 31 March will continue to explore innovation and good practice in assessment strategies and design that can help to minimise the possibilities of student plagiarism, collusion and data fabrication by building on the previously successful Assessment SIG event on 'Re-visiting assessment design: developing students' skills for good academic practice' in July 2010.


The seminar will be led by Dr Erica Morris who manages the work of the Higher Education Academy's Academic Integrity Service. 


We are pleased to announce that the following colleagues will be speaking at the event:


·     Ranald Macdonald, Emeritus Professor of Academic Development, Sheffield Hallam University

·     Patrick Baughan, Learning Development Centre, City University London

·     Sharon Flynn, Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, National University of Ireland, Galway

·     Penelope Bidgood, Faculty of Computing, Information Systems & Mathematics, Kingston University London

·     Chris Ireland and John English, The Business School, University of Huddersfield


For further information about the event including a programme and summaries of the speakers sessions, please click on the following link: or contact the assessment team at



Best Wishes



The Assessment Team

The Higher Education Academy


Tel: +44 (0) 1904 717500

Fax: +44 (0) 1904 717505



The Higher Education Academy

Innovation Way

York Science Park



YO10 5BR

United Kingdom



David Andrew,
Head of Academic Practice

The Learning Institute at Queen Mary, University of London

Mile End, London E1 4NS



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