Centre for Teaching Excellence

Program and Events

Moving Beyond Multiple Choice – Workshop Series

Moving Beyond Multiple Choice (Introduction)
November 9, 2020
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Developing Effective Learning Outcomes
November 16, 2020
11:00am -12:00 pm
Writing Meaningful Test Questions
November 23, 2020
10:00 am -11:00 am
Creating Effective Rubrics
November 30, 2020
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Designing Alternative Assessments
December 7, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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 questions · Design alternative assessment methods


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


Moving Beyond Multiple Choice – Workshop Series

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 territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.


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