NMBE U Online Lessons

Test Blueprinting I: Selecting an Assessment Method

Lesson Objectives

  1. Recognize the role of learning objectives in deciding what knowledge and skills to assess.
  2. Classify learning objectives according to skill domain (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and level of learning (recognition/recall or application/critical thinking).
  3. Consider a vast range of assessment methods and select a method that is optimal for the skill to be assessed.

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