7333.13 - Principles of Assessment-Practical Pedagogy
Principles of Assessment-Practical Pedagogy
To give students an understanding of the principles of assessment of and for learning of the four skills of ELT and the ethics of assessment in the context of the teaching.
• Classroom Management-an introduction • Pedagogical leadership-the teacher as leader • Formative and summative assessment- a critical perspective • Ethics of assessment • Action research-assessment of self
Learning and teaching approaches
Lectures, projects, PBL and pair/group work
On completion of the course, learners must be able to: • Apply the principles of assessment in context. • Apply practical pedagogy in designing a skills-based teaching approach based on assessment tenets. • Use ipsative and peer assessment of teaching. • Analyse ethical issues using case studies in the classroom.
Designing a classroom activity to demonstrate understanding of the teaching approach to two skills in the context of a relevant assessment framework. An individual presentation.