This article explains how to mark a script in the Mark (Standard) screen, including how to assign marks to items.
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1. Go to the Mark screen
To mark a script, go to the Mark screen in Test Administration.
Select Standard on the Standard / Legacy toggle to view the Mark (Standard) screen.
2. Choose a script
Select the relevant script in the Mark grid.
Select Mark Script to open the marking dialog.
3. Find an item to mark
In the marking dialog, you can view candidate responses, assign marks to item, and view mark schemes.
If an item requires attention, it is marked with an asterisk (*).
Select Previous to view the previous item in the script. Select Next to view the next item in the script. Select Next to Mark to immediately jump to the next item requiring attention.
4. Mark the item
To assign a mark to an item, enter a value in the Mark field and select Assign Mark. The Progress percentage updates to reflect how much of the script has been marked.
Marking items with Marked Learning Outcomes
If an item has Marked Learning Outcomes, you must add a score for each Learning Outcome. Select Learning Outcomes to view Marked Learning Outcomes.
Each Learning Outcome’s maximum mark is displayed next to the entry field. The item’s mark is automatically calculated from the sum of all Learning Outcome scoring values.
Downloading mark schemes
Mark schemes can be attached to items, these can assist when marking such item types like Essay items.
If the item has a mark scheme attached, select Download Mark Scheme.
Leaving marker comments
Comments can be added to items when marking, these comments can then be reviewed during auditing and re-marking.
Select Marker Comments to add comments to the item.
Viewing marking history
Marking history can be used to view the date, name, mark and markers comments from previous marking.
Select Marking History to view a log of previous markers’ interactions with the item.
5. Submit the script
Select Submit Script to transfer the script to the Results screen.
Select Close to exit the marking dialog and return to the Mark screen.