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Course Code: EDUC402 Course ID: 3595 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course requires students to study theory, concepts, and practices of measurement and evaluation in instructional settings with a focus on adult learning contexts. Course topics include reliability, test and evaluation development, validation, accommodations for adult learners with disabilities, ethical evaluation and measurement practices, and assessment (e.g. rubric creation).

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Upon completion of this course, the student will have demonstrated an ability to:

  1. Understand key terms in measurement theory and practice.
  2. Analyze peer-reviewed journal articles related to measurement and evaluation.
  3. Understand item analysis.
  4. Understand reliability and validity.
  5. Evaluate various assessment methods.
  6. Apply appropriate assessment accommodations for adult learners with disabilities.
  7. Analyze ethical practices of evaluation and measurement.
  8. Create rubrics for adult learning environments.

Upon completion of this course, the student will have demonstrated an ability to:

  1. Understand key terms in measurement theory and practice.
  2. Analyze peer-reviewed journal articles related to measurement and evaluation.
  3. Understand item analysis.
  4. Understand reliability and validity.
  5. Evaluate various assessment methods.
  6. Apply appropriate assessment accommodations for adult learners with disabilities.
  7. Analyze ethical practices of evaluation and measurement.
  8. Create rubrics for adult learning environments.
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.