A review of rubric use in higher education

  title={A review of rubric use in higher education},
  author={Y. Malini Reddy and Heidi Goodrich Andrade},
  journal={Assessment \& Evaluation in Higher Education},
  pages={435 - 448}
This paper critically reviews the empirical research on the use of rubrics at the post‐secondary level, identifies gaps in the literature and proposes areas in need of research. Studies of rubrics in higher education have been undertaken in a wide range of disciplines and for multiple purposes, including increasing student achievement, improving instruction and evaluating programmes. While, student perceptions of rubrics are generally positive and some authors report positive responses to… Expand
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