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80s rubric

The last post was a monster post. This one is a bit shorter as it exam time at my university so I’m a bit busy.

Students these days have it easy with regards to exams. They are given far too much information about how to get good marks. When I was a lad we had to guess what an examiner wanted. Just look at the rubric of this 1980s exam (click to enlarge):

80s rubric

80s rubric (Click to enlarge)

I just love “Full marks may be obtained for complete answers to about FIVE questions”! And this is not an isolated case, I have a stack of exam papers like this.

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