Centre for Teaching Excellence

Program and Events

Moving Beyond Multiple Choice – Workshop Series

In this workshop series, participants can take all workshops in step or pick and choose in alignment with their interests. Across the series we’ll develop short- and long-term strategies for moving beyond multiple-choice exams to create meaningful assessments.

Participants will:

  • Articulate reasons for assessment
  • Align learning outcomes with assessments
  • Develop higher-order test question
  • Design alternative assessment methods
Writing Meaningful Test Questions

Creating Effective Rubrics

Designing Alternative Assessments

If you have any questions, please contact us at cte@capilanou.ca.


Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).


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