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Global Understanding

CALL: Collaborative Assessment for Liberal Learning
April 7-8, 2006 Conference
Northfield, MN

Inter-Institutional Team Report

Report from the Inter-Institutional Team on Global Understanding

Regarding an inter-institutional operational definition of the learning outcome you are examining: (i.e. A student who is proficient in [this outcome] does the following things fairly well and with reasonable consistency in educational activities and assignments.):

What have you agreed on?
Each campus needs to explore the ways in which global understanding is a feature of our curricula and programs. We’ve agreed to focus jointly on off-campus study, courses and programs, and international students. We may develop new assessment instruments after we identify useful questions, or adapt to existing instruments.

What haven’t you agreed on? What’s still up in the air?
The actual finished product(s)

Is there anything you’ve agreed you are not going to agree on?
No.

What next? What do you need to continue your work?
We’ll be in touch!