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Monash University Handbook 2011 Postgraduate - Unit

3 points, SCA Band 1, 0.0625 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
OfferedDenott Second semester (extended) 2011 (HILL)
Denott Term 2 2011 (HILL)
Denott Term 4 2011 (HILL)
Nott First semester (extended) 2011 (HILL)
Coordinator(s)Dr Margaret Bearman


Educational evaluation is essential in developing quality teaching and learning as it provides the opportunity to assess the value of a particular activity, program or process; generally with a view to improvement. MEU9006 will develop participants' understanding of educational evaluation principles as well as their capacity to conduct evaluation within their unique educational settings. It will introduce theoretical perspectives as well as the practical skills necessary to implement a basic


On completion of this unit participants will be able to:

  1. Differentiate between various models of educational evaluation.
  2. Identify the educational evaluation theoretical perspectives relevant to their own teaching environment.
  3. Perform basic evaluation skills such as adaptation of instruments and conducting of interviews.
  4. Plan an evaluation of their own teaching.
  5. Identify how evaluation outcomes might impact upon their future teaching and learning activities.


Evaluation plan or evaluation report (90%)
Teaching portfolio (10%)

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Margaret Bearman

Contact hours

Off-campus students:
Six (6) hours per week