Jaworski, Piotr Marek (2009) Let us teach the way we preach: using economic concepts in IT-assisted continuous assessment scheme for introductory economics module. Journal Advances in Higher Education, 2 (1). pp. 5-20. ISSN 2212-5574
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The paper describes the process and impact on student learning of a new IT-assisted continuous assessment scheme used in Economics 1 first year undergraduate module delivered at Napier University Business School in the academic years 2006/07 and 2007/08. This experience could serve as a good practice case for any undergraduate module assessment scheme. The new IT-assisted continuous assessment scheme was built using Web-CT platform. With usage of basic economic concepts of principal-agent problem and utility analysis it has been based on Self-Determination Theory (Deci & Ryan, 1985) with extensive use of extrinsic type of motivation. (Deci & Ryan, 2000).
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Undergraduate Teaching; Introductory Economics; IT-assisted assessment; WebCT;|
|University Divisions/Research Centres:||The Business School > School of Management|
|Dewey Decimal Subjects:||300 Social sciences > 370 Education > 378 Higher education|
|Library of Congress Subjects:||L Education > L Education (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
|Depositing User:||Dr Piotr Jaworski|
|Date Deposited:||22 Jun 2012 10:28|
|Last Modified:||11 Jan 2013 14:21|
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