If you are new to coordinating assessment, looking to build your assessment competencies, or seeking to advance your assessment leadership, this course helps identify and explore core elements, resources, and approaches for consideration in your practice. Applying and Leading Assessment in Student Affairs is a free, Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that gives you access to insights from Student Affairs Assessment Leaders — an organization of student affairs assessment experts. Participate in engaging activities that build your capacity for coordinating or leading student affairs assessment practices.
The curriculum provides self-paced materials that address several learning outcomes. This course aims to provide participants the opportunity to:
- Review concepts that contribute to sound assessment practice and a sustainable culture of evidence.
- Explore and engage in the development of foundational assessment components including planning, articulating goals and outcomes, and providing feedback.
- Identify and practice strategies for guiding assessment efforts across multiple functional areas and building assessment capacity among teams.
- Discover ways to translate data to a story of student success and a plan for action.