Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Assessment Strategies

This online module addresses how to create effective assessments that help students grasp meaningful and complex ideas, challenge them, and help them learn important concepts and skills.

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Recommended Audience:

  • Graduate Students

Learning Outcomes:

  • Explain the role of assessment in the process of learning
  • List techniques associated with diagnostic, formative and summative assessments
  • Explain types of assessment methods and criteria for selecting appropriate methods
  • Use characteristics of effective assessments to evaluate assessment methods used in a course