AN INFRASTRUCTURE FOR MECHANISED GRADING

Queinnec Christian

Abstract

Mechanised grading is now mature. In this paper, we propose elements for the next step: building a commodity infrastructure for grading. We propose an architecture for a grading infrastructure able to be used from various learning environments, a set of extensible Internet-based protocols to interact with the components of this infrastructure, and a selfcontained file format to thoroughly define an exercise and its entire life-cycle in order to ease deployment. The infrastructure is designed to be scalable, robust and secure. First experiments with a partial implementation of this infrastructure show its versatility and its neutrality. It does not impose any IDE and it respects the tenets of the embedding learning environment or course-based system thus favouring the fostering of an eco-system around mechanised grading.

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Christian Q. (2010). AN INFRASTRUCTURE FOR MECHANISED GRADING . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU, ISBN 978-989-674-024-5, pages 37-45. DOI: 10.5220/0002791900370045


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@conference{csedu10,
author={Queinnec Christian},
title={AN INFRASTRUCTURE FOR MECHANISED GRADING},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,},
year={2010},
pages={37-45},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002791900370045},
isbn={978-989-674-024-5},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,
TI - AN INFRASTRUCTURE FOR MECHANISED GRADING
SN - 978-989-674-024-5
AU - Christian Q.
PY - 2010
SP - 37
EP - 45
DO - 10.5220/0002791900370045