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EDR8802 Educational Evaluation

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Linguistics, Adult and Specialist Educ


This course introduces learners to the theory and practices of educational evaluation and evidence-based decision-making in education. They will compare the concept of educational evaluation with related concepts such as assessment and research; develop understanding of different approaches to, and models of, educational evaluation; consider responses to ethical issues in the processes of evaluation; explore the concepts of validity and reliability; select and justify appropriate data gathering devices and data analysis strategies for the conduct of evaluations; and understand the special case of evaluation of innovative educational programs.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 3, 2015 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2015 Online