Using threshold learning outcomes to benchmark first year English assessment in Australian universities

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This paper describes an emerging initiative to use peer review to benchmark the assessment of the foundation subject in the English major in the Bachelor of Arts in Australian universities. It contextualises this work within existing projects in standards and in peer review of assessment, explaining how it will lever off them in practical ways to maximise the chances of success.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of STARS Conference 2017
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 10 Jul 2017
EventStudents Transitions Achievement Rention & Success (STARS) Conference 2017: STARS 2017 - Stamford Grand, Adelaide, Australia
Duration: 02 Jul 201705 Jul 2017 (Conference website) (Conference proceedings)


ConferenceStudents Transitions Achievement Rention & Success (STARS) Conference 2017
OtherThe STARS conference provides the opportunity to disseminate and discuss current research, good practice, emerging initiatives and leading edge ideas that are aimed at enhancing students’ tertiary learning experiences.
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