Memorial Day Closing

All campuses of Hazard Community & Technical College will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.

Assessment and Outcomes Tutorial

The IEPR unit developed an Assessment and Outcomes Tutorial to familiarize HCTC employees with assessment processes. There is a tutorial for faculty and a tutorial for staff. Learning Outcomes for this tutorial include:

  • Define strategic planning and assessment and explain why they are important
  • Understand how SACSCOC impacts HCTC
  • Explain the IEPR unit's roles and responsibilities
  • Understand how strategic goals and priorities are aligned with institutional assessment processes
  • Identify the 5 phases of the assessment lifecycle
  • Identify the 14 components of a culture of evidence
  • Define and develop SMART goals and intended outcomes
    Understand the various HCTC assessment processes and tools and how they are utilized
  • Explain the differences between an Operational Plan, Assessment Plan, Program Review, Course Assessment, Survey, and Performance, Planning, and Evaluation (PPE)
  • Identify direct and indirect measures of student learning

HCTC 101 Assessment and Outcomes Tutorial - Faculty (57% of faculty completed in 2012-13)

HCTC 101 Assessment and Outcomes Tutorial - Staff (34% of staff completed in 2012-13)