Office for Faculty Development

Assessment

UMass January Learning Outcomes Assessment Conference

January 25, 2013 

The Assessment Advisory Council held an all day conference to discuss learning at UMass Boston. This conference, underwritten by a Vision Project Performance Incentive Fund grant, gave faculty practical, hands-on support for implementing the learning outcomes assessment plans that departments have been developing or are beginning to develop. 

Panel 1: Setting Learning Goals and Creating an Outcomes Assessment Protocol

Panel 2: Implementing Outcomes Assessment Plans

Assessment Resources

UMass Amherst assessment booklet

Guide to departmental assessment with samples by Barbara Walvoord.

A good reference book available through the library’s e-books:

AAC&U Essential Learning Outcomes:

A link on this page allows you to download the individual Values rubrics. http://www.aacu.org/leap/vision.cfm

Lumina Foundation Degree Qualifications Profile:

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/The_Degree_Qualifications_Profile.pdf