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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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 02:25
Last Modified: 06 Apr 2017 02:25
URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/32872

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