Tuesday, 30 August 2011

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Free Workshop: Transforming Students through Peer Assessment and Authentic Practice

As part of the HEA Seminar Series on Assessment and Feedback, Northumbria University is holding a workshop entitled "Transforming Students through Peer Assessment and Authentic Practice" on Thursday 8 September from 10.30 – 12.30 at its city campus in Newcastle upon Tyne.


Information about the event:

This free workshop provides the opportunity for participants to consider how they can provide authentic assessment and involve students as peers and mentors in the assessment process within their own discipline areas. It draws on three different experiences of assessment practice:-


  1. Peer Review for Formative Feedback
  2. Peer Support – a Cross Programme Experience
  3. Authentic Assessment: From Learners to Practitioners.


For further information, visit http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/events/detail/2011/jointevents/Seminars/08_Sep_Northumbria_Assessment_Seminar

Presenters: Dr Rebecca Strachan, Dr Christopher Laing and Dr Alison Pickard


For bookings: Please email bookings to Janice McLeod, Email: Janice.mcleod@northumbria.ac.uk, Contact Tel: 0191 227 4750

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David Andrew,
Head of Academic Practice

The Learning Institute at Queen Mary, University of London

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