invigilation


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Related to invigilation: incapacitated, prospectively, unequivocally
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Noun1.invigilation - keeping watch over examination candidates to prevent cheating
superintendence, supervising, supervision, oversight - management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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مُراقبَة سَيْر الإمتِحان
dozor
overvågningtilsynsføring
umsjón
sınav gözcülüğü

invigilation

n (Brit) → Aufsicht f; to do (the) invigilationAufsicht führen

invigilate

(inˈvidʒileit) verb
to supervise students while they are doing an examination. I am going to invigilate (the candidates) (at) the English exam.
inˌvigiˈlation noun
inˈvigilator noun
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Ensuring that each student receives the support that they are individually entitled to can be problematic in terms of resources - individual room availability, computer availability and staffing (separate invigilation, scribes and readers).
'It was, as I had thought, a physical challenge for me just sitting there for such a long period of time under invigilation conditions and not fidgeting or getting so tired that I couldn't go on.
Mr Lewis is also chairman of NATFHE's Wales Regional Further Education committee and said: ``We guarantee exam invigilation will not be hit.''
That's why my favorite bureaucratic term is "oversight" because it describes the practice of universal invigilation, the pretense of democratic control and the pathetic excuse that is trotted out whenever the abuse is revealed.
Awan stated in her complaint that she had been assigned invigilation duty by the Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate Secondary Education (RBISE) for supplementary exams.
Earlier, the same teachers would get duties in the 9th and 10th grades and FSc annual examinations as invigilator during the same year by putting pressure through unions, while other teachers who had no connection and influence were deprived of the chance to perform invigilation duty.
Accompanied by DC Nadir Chatta, the commissioner directed the invigilation staff to extend all required facilities to students and those who found violating rules of examination should be dealt strictly.
After years of simply giving licences to everyone with a degree the bar councils have started taking examinations a single laughably simple multiple-choice paper, where the invigilation is notoriously lax.
He added: "All efforts should be made to improve assessment process and curb cheating in exams because without over coming these issues we cannot produce better teachers and students." Dehar suggested that during the exams specially of IX, X, XI and XII, the teachers of the schools should move to another school for invigilation not the students and this practice may save the students from trouble and their parents as well.
Jam Mehtab Hussain Dehar suggested that during the exams specially of IX, X, XI and XII, the teachers of the schools should move to another school for invigilation not the students and this practice may save the students from trouble and their parents as well.
Venues for the exams, seating arrangements and complex invigilation schedules all have to be in place far in advance.