8.4.1 Advantages and Disadvantages or using the Digital Knowledge Assessments

Some of the disadvantages have already been explored in Section 8.3 in the context of each specific area.  Complete the activity below before going to the next page which provides a summary of the other main advantages and disadvantages to completing the assessments this way (as opposed to 1:1).


Before reading the list of advantages and disadvantages on the next page, consider (either individually or in a group if you are with others) the information from the training so far on the 1:1 assessments as well as information already provided in terms of the nature of the digital assessments.  

  • What do you feel would be the main advantages and disadvantages of delivering the assessments in this way?
  • Can you think of any solutions that might help to minimise or overcome some of the disadvantages?