An Overview of Innovative Computer-Based Testing


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Klerk, Sebastiaan (2012) An Overview of Innovative Computer-Based Testing. In: Psychometrics in practice at RCEC. RCEC, pp. 151-161. ISBN 9789036533744

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Abstract:Driven by the technological revolution, computer-based testing (CBT) has witnessed an explosive rise the last decades, in both psychological and educational assessment. Many paper-and-pencil tests now have a computer-based equivalent. Innovations in CBT are almost innumerable, and innovative and new CBTs continue to emerge on a very regular basis. Innovations in CBT may best be described along a continuum of several dimensions. Parshall, Spray, Kalohn, and Davey (2002) describe five innovation dimensions in which CBTs can differ in their level of innovativeness: item format, response action, media inclusion, level of interactivity, and scoring method. This chapter provides a detailed description of the five innovation dimensions, including case examples. Furthermore, an overview of opportunities, risks, and future research will be given
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Copyright:© RCEC, Cito/University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands, 2012
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Link to this item:http://purl.utwente.nl/publications/80210
Official URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.3990/3.9789036533744.ch13
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