> I suppose the students cannot be blamed, since 1979
its their only
> option, no alternative.
The RAF technical examining
board used objective multiple choice
question method in the early
For general info from a tick test marker.
The pass mark of the basic UK foundation level exam is 72% which is much
higher than the old RAE.
In an exam I invigilated last night we had six candidates with 4
passing. Of the remaining two who were not successful, the reason was one
that I see on too many occasions. Both candidates did very well on the technical
side of the exam. ( TX RX antennas EMC theory) but scored poorly (30%) on the
license conditions section.
Even for those people with a technical background, work is required and
study on areas of the syllabus you are not familiar with is essential.
They'll be back!