Search for dissertations about: "Grade inflation"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Grade inflation.

  1. 1. Criterion-referenced measurement for educational evaluation and selection

    University dissertation from Umeå : Beteendevetskapliga mätningar, Umeå universitet

    Author : Christina Wikström; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : Assessment; Competition; Criterion-referenced; Education; Evaluation; Grading; Grade inflation; Measurement; Selection; Validity; Beteendevetenskapliga mätningar; pedagogik; Education;

    Abstract : In recent years, Sweden has adopted a criterion-referenced grading system, where the grade outcome is used for several purposes, but foremost for educational evaluation on student- and school levels as well as for selection to higher education. This thesis investigates the consequences of using criterion-referenced measurement for both educational evaluation and selection purposes. READ MORE