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Flexible deadlines
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Beginner Level
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Course Orientation + Intelligence Tests

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 21 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
Context of Assessment, Evaluation and Research2m
Measuring What? The First Intelligence Tests8m
Testing for Inequalities6m
7 readings
Syllabus10m
Task Overview: How to Pass This Course10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Take This Course as a Stepping Stone for a University of Illinois Certificate, Masters, or Doctorate - Fully Online!10m
Updating Your Profile10m
Social Media10m
Additional Resources10m
1 practice exercise
Orientation Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Kinds of Assessments

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 37 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Supply Response Assessments7m
Interpreting Test Results5m
Changing the Objectives of Assessment in Standards-Based Education8m
Alternative Concepts and Practices of Assessment5m
2 readings
Additional Resources10m
Additional Resources10m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

New Assessments in the Digital Age

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 46 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Big Data Assessments5m
Designing Assessments for the Future7m
Prospects for Learning Analytics: A Case Study12m
Visualizing Progress10m
The Test Is Dead. Long Live Assessment!52s
1 reading
Additional Resources10m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Educational Data Mining + Evaluation

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 111 min)
10 videos
Predictive Modeling14m
Knowledge Inference16m
Issues of Ethics and Equity13m
What Is Evaluation?6m
Approaches to Evaluation7m
Program Evaluation9m
Values in Evaluation10m
The Practice of Evaluation: Challenges and Tensions9m
Evaluating the Evaluators: Establishing Standards of Practice11m

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