The portfolio of Learning and Teaching provides support for teaching staff on assessment and assessment issues in the University and higher education context.
For information on the University policy relating to assessment please see Educational Compliance.
The following resources have been curated to support the design of quality assessments and will be added to and updated on a continuous basis.
Assessment design and methods
A summary of different assessment types, why you might consider using them and what additional issues you may need to consider. Also includes links to further resources.
The UNSW Teaching Gateway has comprehensive resources on assessment methods including benefits, challenges, and strategies for each type.
Advice on designing fair, yet challenging, exams that accurately gauge student learning from Carnegie Mellon University.
Explanation of the key principles in assessment design.
Grading and giving feedback
Reviewing assessment quality