Featured Website: Wayne State University
Wayne State University’s program assessment webpage presents a detailed overview of how the university assesses student learning within programs. Located on the webpage is a framework that outlines each of the university’s assessment steps, including identifying programs goals, specifying intended outcomes, improving programs based on results, and measuring whether students meet outcomes. These steps are complimented by a clear assessment mission statement, which helps viewers frame how the university conducts student learning assessments.
Located on the webpage are also links to different assessment material aimed at improving assessment practices across the university. This material includes curriculum map examples and templates, video tutorials that address the various steps in assessing student learning, and a link for additional resources that provides information about relevant organizations, people and publications about student learning assessment. The webpage offers useful information about the university’s assessment efforts and is this month’s Featured Website in the category of Communication.