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Formative computer based assessment in diagram based domains. / Higgins, Colin A.; Bligh, Brett.

ITICSE '06 Proceedings of the 11th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education. ed. / Michael Goldweber; Paola Salomoni. New York : ACM Press, 2006. p. 98-102.

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Higgins, CA & Bligh, B 2006, Formative computer based assessment in diagram based domains. in M Goldweber & P Salomoni (eds), ITICSE '06 Proceedings of the 11th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education. ACM Press, New York, pp. 98-102. https://doi.org/10.1145/1140124.1140152

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Higgins, C. A., & Bligh, B. (2006). Formative computer based assessment in diagram based domains. In M. Goldweber, & P. Salomoni (Eds.), ITICSE '06 Proceedings of the 11th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education (pp. 98-102). New York: ACM Press. https://doi.org/10.1145/1140124.1140152

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Higgins CA, Bligh B. Formative computer based assessment in diagram based domains. In Goldweber M, Salomoni P, editors, ITICSE '06 Proceedings of the 11th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education. New York: ACM Press. 2006. p. 98-102 https://doi.org/10.1145/1140124.1140152

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Higgins, Colin A. ; Bligh, Brett. / Formative computer based assessment in diagram based domains. ITICSE '06 Proceedings of the 11th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education. editor / Michael Goldweber ; Paola Salomoni. New York : ACM Press, 2006. pp. 98-102

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