Pulling through the Apex panel, bruised 'n battered

Abd Razak, Dzulkifli (2008) Pulling through the Apex panel, bruised 'n battered. New Sunday Times.

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    Abstract

    CONCERTED attempts to persuade members of the public to believe that the Apex evaluation is a "flawed" process must be put to rest quickly. This is because the "informational" or, more seriously, "intellectual deficit" is now apparent in some of the arguments put forth. To begin with, comparing the Apex (accelerated programme for excellence) decision with another form of evaluation or assessment for purposes of a fashionable league table is like comparing apples to durians. To say that the Apex decision is flawed and, by implication, that the others are not, is in itself a flaw. There are at least three reasons.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
    Divisions: Koleksi Naib Canselor (Vice Chancellor Collection) > Profesor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak > Newspaper Clippings
    Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
    Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2017 10:25
    Last Modified: 06 Apr 2017 10:25
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/32872

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