EDUC6204

Intermediate Assessment Design

10 Units

The course will provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to design and implement assessment practices at an intermediate level (that of a practicing educator).

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Articulate an understanding of current knowledge about the different functions of assessment;
  2. Articulate an understanding of current knowledge about the different forms of assessment;
  3. Demonstrate the capacity to design assessment of different form, for different functions;
  4. Analyse and critique the links between assessment, curriculum and pedagogy;
  5. Design a suite of assessments for use in a real curricular context.
Content

This course introduces students to:

  1. Current state of the field knowledge about the functions of assessment;
  2. Current state of the field knowledge about the forms of assessment;
  3. Design considerations for specific assessments;
  4. An understanding of assessment as one of the message systems of learning, in relation to curriculum and pedagogy;
  5. Design considerations of assessment within a larger curriculum unit.
Assessment Items
  • Written Assignment: Assignment 1
  • Written Assignment: Assignment 2

Contact Hours

Callaghan

Lecture

Online 13 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Tutorial

Online 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks
Lectures and tutorials may be conducted on a weekly basis, or grouped in multiple day-long or half-day intensives.

Online

Integrated Learning Session

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Timetable 2018 Course Timetables for EDUC6204
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