Category Archives: Electronic management of assessment

Supplier responses to UK HE EMA system requirements

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

We are delighted that 15 suppliers have so far responded to the Jisc and UCISA invitation to complete our EMA system requirements template. The template was designed to clarify the core requirements of UK He providers. The responses will help universities and colleges better understand the ways in which particular systems can support their needs … Read more

Getting started with small scale EMA

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

Not all universities or colleges are currently implementing EMA organisation-wide. Some of you have told us you are looking for guidance on how to get started with EMA on a smaller scale. In this podcast  Bryony Olney from the University of Sheffield talks about how she went about organising an EMA pilot in her department. […] Read more

UK HE system requirements: invitation to suppliers to respond

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

Jisc and UCISA have been working with universities to develop a statement of requirements to help suppliers understand the needs of UK higher education in relation to the electronic management of assessment (EMA). We have created a template for suppliers to respond to those requirements to help universities better understand the ways in which particular […] Read more

EMA in HE: system specification for comment

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

This is a draft version of content for a new Jisc guide on EMA processes and systems that will complement the existing guide. Here on the blog we have split the two to help readability.  This post should be viewed in conjunction with that on processes. The drafts will be open for feedback to help us improve the guide until […] Read more

EMA in HE: processes draft for comment

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

This is a draft version of content for a new Jisc guide on EMA processes and systems that will complement the existing guide. Here on the blog we have split the two to help readability. The drafts will be open for feedback to help us improve the guide until 5th Jan 2016, so please do share your thoughts using the […] Read more

Outcomes of the feedback hub solution development

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

Moving the management of assessment online has opened up new possibilities and expectations around the role of assessment in learning. One of these is the use of holistic feedback; feedback that comes from across the years of a degree programme, and not just the modules a learner is enrolled in at the moment. History: the […] Read more

Online resource now available ‘Transforming assessment and feedback with technology’

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

As you all know we’ve been working on the development of an online toolkit to bring together examples, guidance and resources to support universities and colleges with their use of technology for assessment and feedback. We’re pleased to say that the first element of that suite of resources is now available, the ‘Transforming assessment and […] Read more