Standard setting is a way to define levels of achievement or proficiency in an exam and the cut-off marks corresponding to those levels. We summarise the methods and advantages of each, as well as where they are most appropriate.
Standard setting is an essential process of delivering assessments. But what actually is standard setting? How do you know whether you are using the right standard setting method? Read the introduction to our standard setting series to become a standard setting guru.
Maxinity has been shortlisted for the International e-Assessment Awards in the 'Best use of Summative Assessment' Category. The submission uses as a case study the work we've done with the British Dental Association in transforming the way they run their exams.
Are you attending the ASME Annual Scientific Meeting this year? We are! Come and visit us at our booth for the chance to experience Maxexam yourself and to be in with the chance of winning a fantastic prize by taking part in the Maxinity challenge.
Worried about keeping your exam questions secure? Here are some top tips which we have gathered from 10 years experience of delivering secure exams, which you can put in place to maximise the security of your questions.