The Use of Data Mining to Determine Cheating in Online Student Assessment

@article{Ochoa2006TheUO,
  title={The Use of Data Mining to Determine Cheating in Online Student Assessment},
  author={Alberto Ochoa and Amol Wagholikar},
  journal={Electronics, Robotics and Automotive Mechanics Conference (CERMA'06)},
  year={2006},
  volume={1},
  pages={161-166}
}
We can find several online assessment applications, Windows oriented or Web based, licensed or gnu free software, proprietary or standardized. All of them executing basic questions and test interoperability stages: providing assessment items, training and/or evaluation, and the assignment of a grade. Tons of information resulting of this educational process is stored into databases, including starting times, local or remote IP addresses, finishing times and, the student's behavior: frequency of… CONTINUE READING