The overall goal of the programme is to provide individuals with adequate graduate knowledge of educational measurement, research, statistics and evaluation methodologies to be able to teach and provide measurement and evaluation (assessment) services in relevant institutions and organisations with confidence.
The objectives of the programmes are to equip the graduate to acquire:
Adequate understanding of theories and principles in educational measurement and evaluation thereby becoming more confident and innovative in integrating theory and practice to promote scientific uses of measurement within the field of education and related disciplines.
Professional competencies and skills to teach assessment, educational statistics, measurement and evaluation and research methods courses at appropriate levels
Professional skills to undertake research in the area of assessment, measurement and evaluation.
Skills to lead in educational assessment, measurement and evaluation in the regional and district education offices, colleges of