Coordinators ship essays directly to examiners. Essays scored at home. Examiners ship moderation sample to senior examiners. Remaining essays and PRF sent to Cardiff. Essays re-shipped to examiners for re- marking, at-risk marking, and Enquiry Upon Results. November 2010 On Students will upload their essays to a secure site. Examiners will download essays allotted by staff at Cardiff directly to their home computers. Examiners will input scores into secure system—no further mailing of essays.
Recruitment of qualified examiners. Online training for new examiners. Standardization exercises. Moderation. Re-Marking Subject Area Report Re-Training of unsuccessful examiners. November 2010 On E-Marking Standardization exemplars. Seeding of scored essays Identification of experts for each title? Major changes to curriculum guide and development of teacher support material.
Sweeping generalizations. Factual inaccuracy. Speculative or invented examples. Examples which are not relevant to the discussion. Examples which are badly or insufficiently analyzed with regard to the claim being made. Examples about which the student has insufficient knowledge, so that they are rife with factual inaccuracy and/or the explanation is unconvincing.