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"Report on the progress of investigation of methods of examination at the qualifying stage", 1938

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/G1/10/1

Scope and Contents

The report outlines the history of the qualifying examinations and their development, the aims and objectives of the inquiry, methodologies employed in undertaking the inquiry, and the findings thus far.

The report contains Thomson's brief handwritten notes on the inner cover regarding the reliability of the qualifying exam, and some explanatory notes regarding the report. He has also made corrections and additions to some tables and calculations.


  • Creation: 1938


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Biographical / Historical

This report was presented at the International Examination Inquiry conference at Dinard to report ongoing progress of the Scottish Council for Research in Education's contribution to the qualifying examination inquiry.


1 A4 booklet, 70pp

Repository Details

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