• #LT20UK
  • 10 - 11 february 2021
  • excel, london

Tips for Designing Effective Tests and Exams


Tips for Designing Effective Tests and Exams

13 Feb 2020
Theatre 8

When writing a test or an exam, are you often faced by not being sure how many questions to include in each objective? Or whether the test should be open-book or closed-book?

John Kleeman, Founder and Executive Director of Questionmark will share tips and best practice guidance for developing fair, valid, reliable tests that provide your stakeholders with actionable, defensible results for informed decision-making. This session will also take you through the essential questions you should consider when developing your next test or exam, such as:

o Is it safe and defensible to select questions at random?
o What time limit should I set?
o How can I determine defensible cut pass/fail score?

  • Learn what it means for a test to be good quality
  • Discover how best to set a pass score for a quiz, test or exam
  • Pick up tips on setting a fair test time limit
John Kleeman, Executive Director and Founder - Questionmark Computing Ltd

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