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Workbook

A book that may otherwise be known as a handout (see Handout) that includes information and exercises to assist the participant with achieving learning objectives of the course or programme. Often designed to allow the participant the opportunity to personalise with their own notes.

Worked Sample

The use of a number of random samples to determine the frequency with which certain activities are performed. Performance on a work sample is frequently used as a criterion against which prediction devices in evaluation are validated.