Lecture and workshop Dr Swanson

Dr David Swanson

Dr David Swanson is vice president for programme development and special projects at the National Board of Medical Examiners/USMLE in the United States. He will be visiting Flinders to give a presentation on alternate approaches to national assessment. In the afternoon he will conduct a workshop on Generalisability theory or G-theory. G-theory is a powerful and flexible statistical method to analyse tests and questionnaires on their quality.

If you wish to attend the Lecture, please email Helen Stevens at Flinders University helen.stevens@flinders.edu.au

If you wish to attend both or just the Workshop please pay online using the following link

https://www.flinders.edu.au/finance/ipay

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Sessions

- Lecture - Alternate Approaches to National Assessment PAST SESSION (collapse)

The idea of national testing is currently high on the agenda in Australia, especially in the light of the standards and quality discussions in tertiary education. Dr David Swanson is vice-president of international programmes with the National Board of Medical Examiners (USMLE) and has  impressive expertise and experience in the field of national testing and alternatives. He will present on alternate approaches to national assessment during his open lecture.

Registration To attend this lecture, please register by emailing Helen Stevens at Flinders University. helen.stevens@flinders.edu.au

Date:
Mon, 25 Mar 2013
Time:
11:00AM - 12:00PM
All day:
No
Location:
Flinders University, Conference Room, Function Centre, Humanities Road , Bedford Park, SA, 5042, Australia

Audience:
  • Staff
  • Students
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Fee:
Free
Presenter(s):
  • Dr David Swanson
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- Workshop - Use of Generalisability Theory in Designing and Analysing Assessments Unit in Medical Education PAST SESSION (collapse)

Generalisability theory is a flexible and strong method to evaluate the psychometric properties of tests and questionnaires. It is also useful in predicting whether alternate test designs or data collections would be more effective or efficient. In this interactive workshop by Dr David Swanson, the various approaches to G-theory will be presented and applied. The workshop is of interest to anyone who is involved in assessment design and quality assurance.

Cost - $100

Workshop: to register and pay please use the following link and directions

 https://www.flinders.edu.au/finance/ipay

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Date:
Mon, 25 Mar 2013
Time:
01:00PM - 04:00PM
All day:
No
Location:
Flinders University, Conference Room, Function Centre, Humanities Road, Bedford Park, SA, 5042, Australia

Audience:
  • Staff
  • Students
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Fee:
Normal: $100
Presenter(s):
  • Dr David Swanson
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