EXAMINATION MALPRACTICES

FIRST TERM E-LEARNING NOTE

 

SUBJECT: SECURITY EDUCATION

 

CLASS: JSS 1

 

Week : Week 6

 

Topic : EXAMINATION MALPRACTICES

 

Previous Knowledge : Pupils are conversant with some of the previous topics that have been taught in the previous lessons most especially

 

CULTISM AND DRUG ABUSE

 

Behavioural Objectives : At the end of the lesson , pupils should be able to

  • explain the causes of  examination malpractice
  • Suggest ways that exams malpractices may be reduced
  • Write out the consequences of exams malpractices

Instructional Materials :

  • Wall charts
  • Pictures
  • Related Online Video
  • Flash Cards

Methods of Teaching :

  • Class Discussion
  • Group Discussion
  • Asking Questions
  • Explanation
  • Role Modelling
  • Role Delegation

 

Reference Materials :

  • Scheme of Work
  • Online Information
  • Textbooks
  • Workbooks
  • 9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
  • Workbooks

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FIRST TERM 

 

 

 

WEEK 6

EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE

This simply means the use of illegal methods by students to pass examinations and acquire certifications.Examination malpractice include acts such as bringing of textbooks or written materials into examination hall for purpose of answering questions,others including writing of points on palms,spying other peoples work during examination ,dictation of answers by invigilator or fellow candidates etc,etc

Causes of examination malpractice

laziness; Many students are very lazy to study yet they want to pass

love to pleasure; some student have no time to study but have time to watch television and browse the internet for things that are irrelevant to their studies

love of money ; Many invigilators and examination officials collect bribe from candidates

Activities of corrupt school owners; some school owners and principals aid examination malpractice so that their school can be known for having good results and therefore have more population,laziness and incompetence of teacher; some teachers are so lazy to teach their students,they have the habit of skipping lessons and telling stories during the lesson if they go at all

Inadequate facilities in schools; Many schools do not have hall or laboratory that is big enough for examination purposes

Students are crammed into a small place which gives room for spying and exchange of textbooks in the examination

parental influence; some parents hire other people to write examination for their children

EFFECTS OF EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE

1] Fall in standard of education

2] increase in number of incompetent professionals

3] loss of confidence in public examinations

4] increase in corruption,

Solutions to examination malpractice

Provision of more facilities in schools

Diligent and hardworking students should be rewarded

Stiff punishment for the offenders

Schools that perpetrate examination malpractice should be sanctioned and blacklisted

Examination bodies conducting external examinations should hire responsible and honest supervisors

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Presentation

 

The topic is presented step by step

 

Step 1:

The class teacher revises the previous topics

 

Step 2.

He introduces the new topic

 

Step 3:

The class teacher allows the pupils to give their own examples and he corrects them when the needs arise

 

 

EVALUATION;

  1. What is examination malpractice?
  2. List three causes of examination malpractice
  3. Mention four ways of preventing examination malpractice

 

 

ASSIGNMENT;’

What are contaminated foods?

 

 

 

 

 

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