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Understanding Educational Assessment

Course
PDG089
Bachelor’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-29404
Tuition
Full education cost: 10 875 SEK
First payment: 10 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

More information about tuition fees

The course is about how educational assessment is used to support and
evaluate learning. In the course, educational assessment is set in the
frame of different political, social, national, and international
contexts. The course highlights questions about the interpretations and
consequences of educational assessment at the individual and system
level. Particular attention is given to the validity of different forms
of assessment. The course will be held in English.


About

This course is about how educational assessment is used to support and
evaluate learning. In the course, educational assessment is set in the
frame of different political, social, national, and international
contexts. The course highlights questions about the interpretations and
consequences of educational assessment at the individual and system
level. Particular attention is given to the validity of different forms
of assessment.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

General entrance requirements

Selection

Selection is based upon average grade from upper secondary school (34 %), the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits (33 %) and Högskoleprovet - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %).