Student Assessment

students taking assessementAssessment of student achievement is an important part of the teaching and learning process. The purpose of assessment is to help students improve their performance. It tells the instructor how well the students have learned the course content and achieved learning objectives. It also helps students identifying problematic areas they need to work on.

Assessments should optimally be aligned with your course learning objectives. Learning objectives should clearly state what the learner should be able to do, and the assessments should measure the extent to which learners have reached the objectives.

In this section, we will discuss effective assessment, rubric, grading and feedback strategies.