16/04/2017 6:21 PM
In a great milestone for academic excellence, an internet based exam was held at Water Resources Techniques Department in the Institute of Technology/ Baghdad. In this exam, questions were displayed on screen to students then they have to collect data necessary to answering through surfing the internet.
Student were very impressive with this practice and reacted very positively. They found that working on internet to extract the desired data that helping them to find the targeted answer is very easy and they touched the easiness of dealing with such kinds of understanding estimation.
More specific, the exam question was about drawing the contour map for the city of Kirkuk through using personal computers that equipped with internet. This needs accessing to Google earth application and collecting the elevation for every point along the entire city from this application database. After that, those data were treated with some programs that downloaded from internet to draw the desired map.