UNHE501 Curriculum, Assessment and Evaluation
Prerequisite UNHE500 Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
This unit introduces participants to a range of contemporary theories and issues relating to curriculum, assessment and evaluation. It considers current challenges facing Higher Education such as digital technologies, student-centred learning, standards-based curriculum and assessment, increasing government evaluation requirements, and their implications for curriculum. It then suggests a range of practical responses to developing curriculum, designing assessment tasks, and using evaluation data to enhance teaching and learning quality.