Guide to Assessment

Assessment is the concept by which we find out if students are learning.  It serves as a check on student knowledge of content, but also of their ability to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate subject matter. 

What is Assessment?

Alternative/Authentic Assessment

  • Alternative assessment – A guide on assessing students using non-traditional methods that often spark critical thinking in relation to course content.
  • Authentic Assessment – A Primer – A small guide and examples on using realistic situations that require students to use critical thinking skills.


Multiple Choice Questions

Integrity in Assessment