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Formative assessment is generally carried out throughout a course or project. Formative assessment, also referred to as "educative assessment," is used to aid learning. In an educational setting, formative assessment might be a teacher (or peer) or the learner, providing feedback on a learners work and would not necessarily be used for grading purposes. Formative assessments can take the form of diagnostic, standardized tests, quizzes, oral question, or draft work. Formative assessments are carried out concurrently with instructions. The result may count. The formative assessments aim to see if the learners understand the instructions before doing a summative assessment, (Yoloye 1991) Summative assessment is generally carried out at the end of a course or project. In an educational setting, summative assessments are typically used to assign learners a course grade, are evaluative, and are made to summarize what the learners have learned and to determine
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