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EDM8000 Assessment for Learning

Short Description: Assessment for Learning
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Education
Student contribution band : National Priority - Teaching
ASCED code : 070199 - Teacher Education not elsewher
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: EDM5000


This course provides pre-service educators with opportunities to develop knowledge, skills and practices that will enable them to constructively assess student learning. It begins with an exploration of the main theoretical components of quality assessment informed by contemporary literature, investigates data analysis especially in relation to norm-referenced processes of assessment, and requires pre-service educators to demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of relevant reporting processes appropriate to context. It also engages prospective educators in scoping, designing and justifying an authentic, reliable and valid assessment tool relevant to student needs and professional context.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online
Semester 2, 2019 Online
Semester 3, 2019 Online