Assessment of Student Learning

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Assessment is a deliberate process by which faculty come to understand if their students are accomplishing the learning goals and outcomes we set for them. This page provides practical information for instructors on how to assess student learning at the course level. 

What is Assessment? offsite
Assessment is a cyclical process. Find out more from the Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment (AEA).

Constructing Multiple Choice Exams pdf
Includes advice and resources for constructing objective multiple choice exams.

Rubrics pdf
Introduces the use and design of rubrics, as tools to measure and communicate student performance.

Interpreting Exam Performance pdf
Provides an explanation of how to use and interpret statistical reports from Creighton Grader Services.

Classroom Assessment Techniques (CATs) pdf
Methods for determining students' level of understanding during class (sample).

Assessment Mentoring Program offsite
Get expert help from a cadre of mentors organized by the AEA. For individuals, programs, and departments.