Assessment Practitioner Group

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Assessment Practitioner Group
16 March 2018 10:50
16 March 2018 15:00
Sheffield Hallam University, Owen building (main university building) on floor 10 in room 25 (1025)

Assessment Practitioners Group, Friday 16 March 2018, Sheffield Hallam University Owen Building: Floor 10, room 25
10.30 Arrive and Coffee 
10.50 Welcome and Group Update Helen Smallbone, Edge Hill University  
11.00 Degree Classifications (Algorithms and Standards) Update on the joint UUK, GuildHE and QAA Project Samuel Roseveare, UUK 
11.45 Supporting Disabled Students Guidance from the OIA on their recent publication 'supporting disabled       students'                       Tracey Allen and Ossian Elkington , OIA  
12.45 Lunch  
13.30 Examination Issues Forum              Including discussion on:   alternative assessments  reasonable adjustments (exam conditions)   invigilation (ratio, recruitment, scheduling)   regulations on student conduct   
14.00 Extenuating Circumstances Forum                Including discussion on:   mark uplifts  processing: centralised and systematised  financial difficulties   measuring impact 
14.30 Hot Topics Group Discussions, followed by Plenary Session, on topics including:  UCU Strike Action   digital examinations   GDPR (as it relates to assessment practitioners)   transcript production (inc fees and archived information)  examination boards (organisation)   study abroad marks   contract cheating: whistle blowing   aegrotat awards   reassessment fees  
15.15 Timing, venue and discussion topics/speakers for the next APG meeting 
Proposed: Meeting 1 2018/19: Friday 23 November 2018 (London)  Proposed: Meeting 2 2018/19: Friday 15 March 2019 (North) 


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