Educational Product Evaluation
Introduction to the purposes and methods of evaluating educational products, including strategies for conducting usability evaluations, formative evaluations, summative evaluations, and confirmative evaluations.
IP&T
661
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes: 


Evaluation Issues

Develop an understanding of some philosophical, technical, political, ethical and practical issues typically encountered in evaluating educational evaluands

Evaluation - LDS Context

Explore what evaluation might mean in a Latter-Day Saint Gospel context

Product Evaluation

Articulate how a variety of approaches to product evaluation can influence the design of a product, including usability evaluation, formative evaluation, summative evaluation, and confirmative evaluation.

Practical Applications

Design an evaluative study for an educational product you or someone else has developed.

Metaevaluation

Conduct a meta-evaluation of another product evaluation.