EXTERNAL WEB RESOURCES
Felder, R.M. (2002). Designing tests to maximize learning. Retrieved October 22, 2003 fromhttp://www.ncsu.edu/felder-public/Papers/TestingTips.htm
In this article Felder identifies practical and valuable considerations for testing in postsecondary courses.
Grayson H. Walker Teaching Resource Center. (2003). Designing Test Questions. Retrieved October 22, 2003 from:http://www.utc.edu/Administration/WalkerTeachingResourceCenter/FacultyDevelopment/Assessment/test-questions.html
This site describes uses, advantages, disadvantages, and tips for writing test questions in a variety of formats.
University of Capetown. (n.d.) Designing and Managing Multiple Choice Questions. Retrieved May 15, 2004 from:http://web.uct.ac.za/projects/cbe/mcqman/mcqcont.html
This online manual describes the purpose of MCQ’s, explains how to write effective questions, and provides examples from various disciplines.