Difference between revisions of "Evaluation"

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In higher education, a generic term for most types of systematic processes to assess or value the quality of education.
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All systematic processes to assess or value the quality, merit and/or significance of something.
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* Process evaluations describe and assess materials and activities.
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* Outcome evaluations study the immediate or direct effects on participants.
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* Impact evaluations identify longer-term as well as unintended effects.
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==See also==
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* [[Quality assurance]]
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* [[Accreditation]]
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* [[Assessment]]
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* [[Audit]]
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* [[Evaluation]]
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* [[Peer review]]
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* [[Benchmarking]]
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* [[Review]]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 11:53, 21 October 2013

All systematic processes to assess or value the quality, merit and/or significance of something.

  • Process evaluations describe and assess materials and activities.
  • Outcome evaluations study the immediate or direct effects on participants.
  • Impact evaluations identify longer-term as well as unintended effects.

See also