The process of marking high school graduation exams in Literature
The test is scored twice independently. If the score between the two scores differs by 1.5 or more, the work will be graded a third time.
The high school graduation exam in 2022 has just taken place in two days 7-8/7 with about one million candidates attending. One day after the exam, many localities began marking the exam. While multiple-choice tests are graded by machine, Literature – the only self-study subject will be graded independently in two rounds by two people from two different judging teams. On the afternoon of July 10, the Ministry of Education and Training announced the answers and grading scale for this exam.
According to the regulations of the high school graduation exam, after completing the work, the essay marking committee will receive the test. Each board is divided into a minimum of two grading teams, which are run by the head of the marking department. Before handing over the test bags to the grading staff in the form of lots, the judging teams will grade at least 10 papers together. The test is then graded in two independent rounds by two officers from different teams.
In the first grading, the staff will check each test, make sure there are enough sheets and beats, and cross out the remaining blank pieces of paper that the candidate did not write. If the test is found to have insufficient number of sheets, beats, or the candidate does the test on scratch paper, writes in two colors of ink or red ink, pencils, papers with other people’s handwriting or questions with marks, the graders The exam will report and deliver these papers to the leader of the marking team, then submit them to the head of the marking subject for handling.
When marking the first time, apart from the slashes on the remainder of the paper, the grading officer is not allowed to write any symbols on the candidate’s work. Partial scores, comments and overall scores are recorded on the scorecard.
In the second time, the distribution of test bags is also drawn, making sure not to return the graded bags to the person who scored the first time. The second time examiner directly records the scores of the components and the entire test on the candidate’s work and on the scorecard.
After marking two rounds, the head of the marking subject will direct the teams to unify the test scores with a number of situations as follows:
Situation of difference between two scores
Deviation less than 1 point
The two examiners discussed and agreed on the score.
1 to 1.5 points difference
Two examiners discuss and record in minutes, report to the head of the marking subject or the leader of the marking team to agree on the scores.
If the two officials cannot agree, the head of the exam marking subject or the team leader makes a record of deciding the score.
More than 1.5 points.
The head of the exam marking subject or the leader of the organization shall mark the third time directly on the candidate’s test with different color ink.
After agreeing on the scores of the candidate’s work, the scoring team will enter the scores of the essay in two independent rounds, conducted by two different groups under the supervision of an inspector.
In addition, the head of the examination board will set up an examination team to mark at least 5% of the tests that have been completed for the first or second time according to the marking progress. At the end of each marking session or when deeming it necessary, the leader of the marking team summarizes and reports the results and makes recommendations and proposes to the head of the marking committee to apply appropriate measures to help the marking be successful. fair, objective, serious.
In 2022, the whole country has more than one million candidates registered for the high school graduation exam, of which 860,000 candidates take the exam both for recognition of high school graduation and for university admission.