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Joint Committees

 Management Group
Reference Code: GBR/2086/JC

Scope and Contents

Records of joint committees and bodies formed between University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) and other organisations.

Includes records of the Test Development and Research Unit (TDRU), a joint research unit funded by UCLES, the Oxford Delegacy of Local Examinations (UODLE) and the Oxford and Cambridge Schools Examination Board (OCSEB).


  • 1918 - 1996



51 archive box(es)

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Arrangement (public)

The records in this collection that are open to access are arranged as follows:
JC/TDRU - Test Development and Research Unit, 1970-1990
JC/TDRU 1 - Administrative Records, 1970-1990
JC/TDRU 2 - Reports by TDRU staff, 1975-1987
JC/TDRU 3 - Occasional Publications, 1974-1981
JC/TDRU MEG - MEG Graded Objectives Project Material, 1989-1992
JC/TDRU RR - Research Reports, 1976-1984
JC/TDRU RM - Research Memoranda Research Memoranda, 1978-1984
JC/TDRU RP - Research Projects Research Projects, 1984-1986
JC/TDRU PMC - Test Presets and Multiple Choice Questions, 1970-1990

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge Assessment Archives & Heritage Repository

Cambridge Assessment Archives & Heritage
The Triangle Building
Shaftesbury Road
Cambridge CB2 8EA United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 553298

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.