Assessment Strategies

Welcome Video

Welcome to the Assessment Strategies module. The following video will provide you with an introduction to the assessment topics and concepts that we will discuss in this module.

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Learning Outcomes

Successful learners will be able to:

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