Excellent Teaching and Effective Learning
The program to assess student learning is an integral part of the university’s commitment to excellent teaching and effective learning. Information is systematically collected and examined both to document and improve student learning. The assessment program itself is routinely updated, and the information gained from the assessment process becomes part of on-going curricular and co-curricular development.
Higher Education Quality: Why Documenting Learning Matters The National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment clarifies the purposes of student learning assessment. Five principles for effective learning assessment give innovative ideas for understanding how and what students are learning.