learning outcomes assessment Content https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/ learning outcomes assessment Content for Student Learning Outcomes Assessment en Assessing Student Learning in Remote Contexts https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/assessment-action/perspectives-beyond <h2>Assessing Student Learning in Remote Contexts</h2> <h2 class="heading--underline">Perspectives from across the country </h2> <p>UC Davis faculty, students, staff, and administrators are all learning about what it means to take instruction online in a hurry.  The challenges are very real, as are the stakes. Following are perspectives from faculty and assessment practitioners that shed light on the questions we have. </p> Mon, 11 May 2020 11:03:36 PDT Kara Moloney https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/assessment-action/perspectives-beyond Heather J. Hether Talks About Assessment https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/assessment-action/hether-video <h2 class="heading--underline"><strong>Understand</strong> what students are learning</h2> <p><a href="https://communication.ucdavis.edu/people/hheather">Heather J. Hether</a>, Associate Professor of Teaching Communication, explains how clarifying and communicating her goals for student learning supports students and provides her valuable and actionable information about student achievement in her courses.</p> Fri, 03 Apr 2020 12:42:39 PDT Kara Moloney https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/assessment-action/hether-video Mark Verbitsky: Assessment of Student Learning (COVID-19) https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/assessment-action/verbitsky-remote <h2>Assessment of Student Learning in Remote Teaching and Learning Contexts</h2> <h2 class="heading--underline">Focus on More Formative Assessments</h2> <p><img alt="Image of UC Davis faculty member Mark Verbitsky" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="e5117797-6a50-4607-b611-a3c06eddbe87" src="/sites/g/files/dgvnsk5396/files/inline-images/Verbitsky_0.png" class="align-right" width="200" height="200" loading="lazy" />By <a href="https://ps.ucdavis.edu/people/mverbs">Mark Verbitsky</a>, Assistant Professor of Teaching Political Science</p> Fri, 03 Apr 2020 10:48:52 PDT Kara Moloney https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/assessment-action/verbitsky-remote Collect Evidence of Student Learning https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/get-curious/gather-evidence <div class="alert"> <h3 class="heading--auxiliary">QUICK LOOK</h3> <ul class="list--bordered"><li>We can’t see learning, because it's a <em>process</em>.</li></ul></div> Mon, 06 Aug 2018 15:50:14 PDT Kara Moloney https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/get-curious/gather-evidence Principles of Good Practice for Assessing Student Learning https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/principles <h2>Principles of Good Practice for Assessing Student Learning</h2> <p>More than twenty years ago, leading scholar-practitioners authored a set of <a href="https://www.learningoutcomesassessment.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Viewpoint-Hutchings-EwellBanta.pdf">Principles of Good Practice for Assessing Student Learning</a> to provide universities and colleges a starting point for conversations about assessment as a primary tool for improving student learning. Universities and colleges across the nation and around the world continue to return to these principles as conversation-catalysts and h</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:40:59 PDT Kara Moloney https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/principles Kara Moloney, Ph.D. https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/people/kara-moloney <h2 class="heading--underline">Kara Moloney, Ph.D.</h2> <p>Kara is the Academic Assessment Lead for the Learning, Teaching, and Assessment team in the<a href="https://ue.ucdavis.edu"> UC Davis </a><a href="http://cee.ucdavis.edu">O</a><a href="https://ue.ucdavis.edu">ffice of Undergraduate Education</a>. A proud alumna of UC Davis, Kara happily accepted the offer to become Undergraduate Education's first assessment coordinator in 2012.</p> Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:30:28 PDT Anonymous https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/people/kara-moloney General Education Goals for Undergraduate Learners https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/general-education <h2>General Education (GE)</h2> <p>The UC Davis General Education requirement advances the intellectual growth of undergraduates. By taking courses outside of their majors, students deepen their interdisciplinary knowledge, broaden their perspectives, and hone skills crucial for thoughtful, engaged participation in our community, nation, and world.</p> <h3>GE Assessment</h3> <p>The <a href="http://academicsenate.ucdavis.edu/committees/committee-list/undergrad_council/committee_ge.cfm">Committee on General Education</a> oversees assessment of learning in GE-certified courses. </p> Tue, 12 Jun 2018 14:30:54 PDT Anonymous https://assessment.ucdavis.edu/general-education