A talk delivered by Colin Macdonald and Andrew Rechnitzer at EAMS 2020.
a system for administering handwritten exams or homework on paper, but
marking on a computer, and
returning them online
free and open source –
Plom was started
at UBC Mathematics
to simplify logistics of giving tests in large courses, and
improve the quality of feedback given to students
randomised tests, crowded classrooms and multiple sittings
under heavy development, but
already in use — 20+ courses, 60+ markers, 20000+ tests at UBC Mathematics
community — testers, users, feedback, potential energetic codevelopers
Please come and take a look and we can organise some demonstration servers so you can try it out.
A guide from the Cardiff University Film unit to help you shoot videos at home during these unusual times.