Online Open Book Examinations, What is your take on it?With a sudden pandemic going around the world, we have faced a lot of problems in almost every aspect of life. And one such arena is exam conduction, As many universities have come up with online exam without much research about it
1, as most of the students, left their rooms and pgs with such suddenness and left for their home they did not have all the study material with them. When there are no books at their disposal so what is the relevance of open-book examination.
2. Not every student have gadgets such as smartphones or personal computers, and even if they do have it. Their Internet connection is not such to work for online exam and a proper space or room at their homes to peacefully take the exam.
3. Websites of college which often crashes even while downloading results, mock papers and form filling by thousands of students and how can we expect it function properly while the student taking the examination.
Above all why universities are in such a hurry to take the exam. I understand that we have to accept the new normal but at what cost?
Isn't it right to wait for a few more months and than later take the exam on pen-paper mode?