Research Projects

The Assessment Research Centre has completed and is currently involved in the following research projects.

Project Research Contact Project Status
Assessing and micro credentialing of Complex Competencies in the University of Melbourne Network of Schools Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Current
Assessment and credentialing: a practical alternative to the ATAR with Big Picture Schools Jayne Johnston Current
Assessment and Learning Partnerships Pam Robertson Completed
Assessment and Teaching of Foundational Skills for Diverse Learners: The Students with Additional Needs Program (for schools) Jayne Johnston Current
Assessment Curriculum and Technology Research Centre (ACTRC), a collaboration with the University of the Philippines Professor Field Rickards Current
Competency based assessment reform in the Republic of Vietnam Dr Cuc Nguyen Current
Competency Based Education Professional Development for Teachers of Primary and Secondary Education (for the Vietnamese Ministry of Education) Dr Cuc Nguyen Completed
Creative Problem Solving (for North Shore Coaching College) Dr Zhonghua Zhang Current
Customised Program for Curriculum Leaders from Singapore (for the Ministry of Education, Singapore) Dr Jane Strickland Completed
Evaluation and review of assessment systems Hilary Slater
Expansion of Early Abilities Based Learning and Educational Support (for the Victorian Department of Education and Training) Jayne Johnston Completed
Formative Assessment Pam Robertson Current
General Ability, English and Mathematics tests (for the North Shore Coaching College) Dr Zhonghua Zhang Completed
Gippsland Micro-credentialing of Enterprise Skills - Phase 2 Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Current
Identifying individuals’ impact on collaboration in ICT environments (Early Career Grant) Dr Claire Scoular Completed
Improving assessment with intelligent automation Narelle English Completed
Independent Review of the Validation of the Foundation Skills Assessment Tool Dr Rebekah Luo Completed
Latrobe Valley Microcredentialling Project (for the LaTrobe Valley Authority) Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Current
Learner Profile Pilot Project Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Current
Literacy Assessment Project Professor Esther Care Completed
Longitudinal Study of Learning Achievement of Students in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Professor Esther Care Completed
Measuring individual and group performance in collaborative problem solving (ARC Discovery Grant) Dr Zhonghua Zhang Current
Modern technology and assessment and certification - introducing Ruby Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Current
nanoMOOCs Pam Robertson Current
Profiling Developmental Standards of Learning for Students with Additional Needs (SWANs) Jayne Johnston Completed
Program of evaluation of external assessment trials (for the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority) Dr Rebekah Luo Completed
Psychometrics and metrolytics Dr Zhonghua Zhang Current
Realising the potential of Australia’s high capacity students (ARC linkage grant with the Department of Education and Training) Professor Lorraine Graham Completed
Research and development of alternative to the ATAR with partners, the Australian Learning Lecture Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Current
Review of Large-Scale Assessments for use in the Philippines Professor Esther Care Completed
Teaching Tool for Kindergartens (Assessment for Learning Tool project) Jayne Johnston Current
The Assessment Research Centre (ARC) Online Tools system Nafisa Awwal Current
The Kefayat Program: Competency based curriculum implementation in Saudi Arabia (for the Ministry of Education in Saudi Arabia) Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan Completed
The Learner's Journey Project Professor Sandra Milligan
Training workshops on psychometrics for national and international clients Dr Cuc Nguyen Current
UNICEF: Feasibility study on microcertification for the ALS program Enterprise Professor Sandra Milligan