Research and Markets: The Survey of Assessment Practices in Higher Education, 2013 Edition

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t8l9xl/the_survey_of) has announced the addition of the "The Survey of Assessment Practices in Higher Education, 2013 Edition" report to their offering.

This 106 page study, based on data from more than 70 North American institutions of higher education, explores the student and faculty assessment practices of colleges. The report looks closely at the use of benchmarking data and standardized tests to assess progress, and at other strategies, including the use of ePortfolios and departmental assessment plans. The study gives detailed data on assessment efforts including size, compensation levels and budgets for asssment departments, and the assment efforts of administrators and faculty outside of these official departments. The study also looks at how colleges assess instructors and how these assessment affect career advancement, including the scope and impact of student assessment of instructors. The report also looks at the impact of new technologies on student assessment such as use of videotaping of classroom lectures, and much more.

Key Topics Covered:

CHAPTER 1: DEPARTMENTAL ASSESSMENT

CHAPTER 2: STANDARDIZED TESTING

CHAPTER 3: THE ASSESSMENT OFFICE

CHAPTER 4: STUDENT ASSESSMENT OF INSTRUCTORS

CHAPTER 5: USE OF FILM & VIDEO IN ASSESSMENT

CHAPTER 6: EVALUATION OF ADJUNCT FACULTY

CHAPTER 7: FACULTY INVOLVEMENT

CHAPTER 8: TUTORING

CHAPTER 9: ASSESSING STUDENT SERVICES

CHAPTER 10: ASSESSMENT ENVIRONMENT

CHAPTER 11: CURRICULUM CHANGES

CHAPTER 12: BENCHMARKING DATA

CHAPTER 13: USE OF CONSULTANTS

CHAPTER 14: POST-GRADUATION ASSESSMENT

CHAPTER 15: ASSESSING ASSESSMENT

Sources/Contributors

- Algoma University

- American Sentinel University

- Antioch University Seattle

- Appalachian State University

- Colorado State University-Pueblo

- Cornell College

- Dallas Theological Seminary

- Excelsior College

- Florida International University

- Halifax Community College

- Loyola University New Orleans

- Marquette University

- Marywood University

- Mercy College

- Northwestern Michigan College

- Patrick Henry College

- Queen's University

- Saint Mary's College of California

- Southern California University of Health Sciences

- St. Andrews University

- State University of New York at Stony Brook

- The New School

- Trinidad State Junior College

- Union Institute & University

- University of Calgary

- University of California, Berkeley

- University of South Florida

- Washington & Jefferson College

- Western University of Health Sciences

- Worcester State University

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Sector: Education

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
press@researchandmarkets.com
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Education