planning

Assessment Planning for Busy People

In this workshop, the facilitator will describe elements of a feasible plan, provides tips and strategies, and attendees …

Best Practices for Planning Program-Level Assessment of Student Learning

In this workshop, attendees will learn components of an assessment plan; strategies to involve faculty and students in …

Using Surveys for Understanding and Improving University Educational Programs

This workshop provides advice on using surveys in university departments/programs, focusing on assessment project planning, survey development, and …

Creating an Assessment Plan & Using Assessment Templates

This workshop will introduce you to two planning tools available to help you create a meaningful, actionable, and …

Assessment Planning & Using Assessment Templates workshop

This workshop was an introduction to assessment templates as tools to help departments plan and report. It was …

Two departments have begun the process of merging undergraduate programs to address a number of challenges faced by their separate programs. The combined curriculum committees have agreed to start the process with the SLO's and structure the rest of the curriculum around these. The aim of the process is to have an assessment plan integrated during the redesign of these programs. The initial steps in the journey have been taken and lessons learned will be presented.

Designing a new program from the SLO up

Two departments have begun the process of merging undergraduate programs to address a number of challenges faced by …

The learning objectives of the undergraduate program in economics include economic literacy, critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, and ability to effectively communicate results of economic research and analysis to colleagues and decision-makers. In the fall of 2006, UHM Department of Economics has adopted an assessment plan for the economics undergraduate program, in order to evaluate our progress in achieving these objectives. The undergraduate assessment was first implemented in AY 2006-2007, and has been carried out every academic year ever since. In this presentation, we describe the development of the assessment tools, the process’s preliminary findings, as well as difficulties that are being faced in the assessment process.

UHM Department of Economics’ Assessment Experience

The learning objectives of the undergraduate program in economics include economic literacy, critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, and ability …

Students who utilize PAC's services learn their roles and responsibilities in the advising relationship; create a comprehensive plan that accounts for their academic and career endeavors; understand the steps along the pathway to professional school; learn about the available resources for applications, academic advising, campus engagement, and career development; perform a self-assessment that helps them identify their goals and determine their fit to an intended field of student. Utilization of PAC resources has continued to rise each year. Students have been very satisfied by the advising performance of PAC's undergraduate peer advisors.

Pre-Health / Pre-Law Advising Center

Students who utilize PAC’s services learn their roles and responsibilities in the advising relationship; create a comprehensive plan …

Basic Steps of Program Assessment

Define the program goals and/or mission. Establish student learning objectives/outcomes (SLOs). Determine “learning opportunities” (i.e., where the learning …