Course Assessment

Description:

COURSE Assessment focuses...

  • the course objectives and activities relate to those of other courses in the programs it supports in promoting learning.
  • course objectives and activities relate to each other and support learning within the course

COURSE Objectives or Outcomes are determined by:

  • the distribution of program outcomes and experiences
    and...
  • additional outcomes selected by course faculty

Thus, a COURSE is assessed both as to how effective it is as part of a Program and as the sum of its own individual class experiences.l is addressed.

In addition to the information included here, we invite you to participate in events focused on Assessment listed in our calendar and to contact the Faculty Center for additional assistance.

 

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Aubrey Jewett
College of Arts and Sciences Aubrey   Jewett Active learning fosters academic success. When students take part in the learning process they learn more and retain more than when operating in the passive mode. Thus whether attending a local council meeting, performing statistical analysis on data to investigate a research question or using t...

Thomas Wu
College of Engineering and Computer Science Thomas   Wu It is both challenging and fascinating to be a teacher. In all the courses I teach, I set high standards for myself and prepare carefully for each lecture. Besides teaching technical materials, I train students to have the capabilities to: think critically and analytically; work hard and inno...

Drew Lanier
College of Sciences Drew   Lanier Students retain more of course material when they are actively engaged in the learning process. Accordingly, I employ a mixture of lecture and the Socratic Method. Doing so communicates the basic concepts and ideas in the course, while also measuring the students' comprehension, leading to mo...