August 3–5, 2020 | Virtual Offering | Americas
Three-hour lessons each day (11:30 am - 2:30 pm) EDT (UTC-4) / (8:30 am - 11:30 am) PDT (UTC–7)
Foundation and Fundamentals
Join a cohort of your peers in three live lessons facilitated by globally recognized Assurance of Learning experts. Build skills and network in interactive, workshop-style lessons focused on creating a customized AoL process for your school. Build and refine your learning goals, learning objectives, and rubrics through group interactions, breakout sessions, and spaced learning in a virtual environment.
Focusing on Standard 8: Curricula Management and Assurance of Learning of the 2013 AACSB Accreditation Standards, the seminar will cover the entire AoL process step-by-step to help you gain a clear understanding of assessment, learning goals, learning objectives, data collection, and rubrics. The seminar will also provide a variety of regional resources and examples for customized learning.
Using this information, you will have an opportunity to practice what you have learned with your peers in order to further develop a working knowledge of how to create the best AoL process for your school.
This seminar is based on the 2013 Business Accreditation Standards. Assurance of Learning seminars based on the 2020 Business Accreditation Standards will be offered in September 2020.
- Gain a working knowledge of all the steps in the AoL process
- Recognize the AoL requirements based on the AACSB Accreditation Standards
- Understand the fundamentals of writing learning goals and learning objectives as well as designing effective rubrics
- Develop strategies to keep the faculty and staff engaged in the AoL process
Who Should Attend
Faculty, department chairs, deans, and those working on obtaining or maintaining accreditation at their school. Individuals who are new to assurance of learning, who have recently joined an AoL committee, who are implementing an AoL plan, or who need to be familiarized with the general terminology and implementation.
"I was incredibly impressed with the virtual format. The producer was helpful, the transitions were very well done, and the facilitators did an excellent job of encouraging collaboration and using the tools available to them." —2020 Assurance of Learning Seminar I Attendee
Gain actionable insights in three, three-hour live s with a cohort of your peers and facilitators. Pre-and post-work will allow you to maximize your time in the classroom. This course will be delivered via AACSB's Brightspace learning platform and Zoom. Yevent for 30 days from the seminar date.
AoL Knowledge Quiz
Should you attend the Assurance of Learning Seminar I or the Assurance of Learning Seminar II? Think of the two seminars as level one and level two respectively. Test your knowledge with this short survey: AoL Background Knowledge Test.