Introduction to Effective Assessment Practices
This course provides an overview of assessment principles and practices in contemporary higher education. The course promotes a general understanding of academic assessment, specifically the assessment of student learning outcomes.
Course Audience: Professionals who are new to the assessment field and have been tasked with helping faculty and staff develop assessment plans and reports. No prior knowledge is required.
- Explain the role of assessment in improving student learning
- Learn and apply theory and principles of assessment
- Apply useful assessment strategies and practices
- Demonstrate the relevance of assessment data to faculty and other stakeholders