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EGR Presentation: Using Multiple-Choice Type Questions and Data Analysis to Enhance Learning

Started Dec 20, 2021
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In this Education Grand Rounds, Ismail Dilek, MS, will explain the importance of writing multiple-choice items and how data analysis is utilized for these question types. Additionally, Classical Test Theory and Item Response Theory will be compared, and the pros and cons of grade curving will be discussed.

 

Objectives

At the conclusion of this online activity, learners will be able to:

1) Recall the importance of writing and calibrating multiple-choice items
2) Explain why and how data analysis is utilized with multiple-choice test items.
3) Compare Classical Test Theory and Item Response Theory.
4) Describe the pros and cons of grade curving.
 

ACCREDITATION

Texas A&M University College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

DESIGNATION

Texas A&M University College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

PRESENTER DISCLOSURE

All speakers/presenters for this educational event have no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

PLANNERS DISCLOSURES

None of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

 

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