Assessment Forms

Assessment Methods

Glossary of Assessment Terms


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Assessment Methods

The methods that you use to assess student learning will depend upon the nature of the objective you are assessing, but some general guidelines to consider are:

The following links contain examples of student-centered methods of assessment:

Measuring Prior Knowledge, Recall and Understanding

Assessing Skill in Syntheses and Critical Thinking

Assessing Skill in Problem Solving

Assessing Skill in Application and Performance


Additional information on assessment methods can be found in the Web Resources section.