A Practical Guide to Assessment

Welcome to the Passport to Great Teaching Practical Guide to Assessment!

Designed for faculty at the University of Florida and all who teach in higher education, this resource presents a series of short videos on assessment topics that Dr. Brophy presents as part of his Passport to Great Teaching-Creative Assessment Faculty Development Learning Community. The Creative Assessment Learning Community is an ongoing project of the University of Florida Office of Teaching Excellence.

The videos and their associated resources are organized in modules  The videos range in length from 3-18 minutes each. Compact and straightforward, these videos and materials introduce basic topics in assessment. Additional materials will be added as they are developed.

Questions? Contact Tim Brophy, Director of Instituitonal Assessment, tbrophy@aa.ufl.edu.

Using Assessment Results Guides

APA citation: Brophy, T. S. (n.d.) A practical guide to assessment. Retrieved from https://assessment.aa.ufl.edu/faculty-resources/a-practical-guide-to-assessment/.  

The Modules:

MODULE 1: INTRODUCTION TO ASSESSMENT

Module 1a: Basic Concepts

Module 1b: Assessment Categories and Types

MODULE 2: ASSESSMENT AND RUBRIC DESIGN

MODULE 3: WRITING ITEMS FOR QUIZZES AND TESTS

MODULE 4: TEST STATISTICS AND ANALYSIS

MODULE 5: LONGITUDINAL ASSESSMENT OF STUDENT LEARNING

MODULE 6: CONSENSUS-BASED APPROACHES

MODULE 7: NAVIGATING THE UF ASSESSMENT SYSTEM