This course about Student Affairs Assessment Basics is designed for higher education professionals new to assessment. The course will help students identify assessment concepts, how to determine the best assessment method for the goal, and the different types of assessments available to communicate outcomes during and after an event or program. It is designed for people new to assessment, such as new professionals or graduate students.
Define assessment, student learning assessment, and learning
Describe the relationship between student learning assessment and Division of Student Life goals and values Define student learning outcomes (SLOs) and describe their format and desired characteristics Where to go from here
What is Assessment
In this section we will address the various forms and purpose of assessment
Connecting to the Bigger Picture
This section will cover how we connect our individual or program outcomes to institution, departmental or divisional missions and outcomes.
What is Learning?
This section will explore the various types of learning that can be measured in learning outcomes.
Final quiz to assess your learning on the identified outcomes