Digital Literacy Is Key in Modern Higher Education

Digital Literacy Is Key in Modern Higher Education

Digital Literacy Is Key in Modern Higher Education Literacy has through most of history had a pretty forward definition: the ability to read and write. And while the term has met attempts at redefinition from multiple angles, pointing out that communicating and...
Digital Assessment: The Difference Between WISEflow and LMS/VLE

Digital Assessment: The Difference Between WISEflow and LMS/VLE

EMA. Onscreen marking. Digital assessments. E-submission, e-exams and e-marking. The list could easily go on. There is an abundance of words and abbreviations to describe a digital exam and assessment platform like WISEflow. Some words cover singular functionalities...
The Largest Percieved Barrier for Digital Assessments

The Largest Percieved Barrier for Digital Assessments

Implementing new methods and tools at an established institution is bound to encounter obstacles. For educational institutions and the implementation of electronic assessment, the largest barrier seems to be spatial  and/or economical, according to a 2018 survey from...
Change the Debate on Digital Assessment

Change the Debate on Digital Assessment

Enough with the Handwritten Exams, Universities Say. But Commenters Say Otherwise. This article in the Times, brought on the 4th of November, approaches a sensitive subject – handwriting. The basis of the article is that fact that more and more universities are...
Is Open Source Safe for Digital Exams?

Is Open Source Safe for Digital Exams?

One of the fears we typically encounter is that online exams will increase the academic dishonesty among students, citing the conclusion that using computers provides the students with more opportunities to cheat. But this is not necessarily the case. According to a...
The Point of Paperless Exams

The Point of Paperless Exams

What is the Meaning of Paperless Exams? One of the most noticeable results of digitising your exam and assessment process is that the process becomes paperless, which essentially means that all information processes such as letters and printouts are replaced with a...