Analysis of evaluation instruments on Engineering Degrees
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This work presents an analysis that has been done about the assessment tools used by the professors of the Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya to assess the generic competencies introduced in the Bachelor’s Degrees in Engineering. In order to realize this study has been elaborated a survey which has been done anonymously to a sample of the most receptive professors with the educational innovation of the own university. In total there were 80 professors who answered the cited survey, of whom the 26% resulted to be members of the evaluation innovation group the own university, GRAPA. The variables analysis realized using the statistical program SPPS v19 shows that for practically the 49% of the surveyed the rubrics are the most utilized tools to assess the generic competencies integrated with the specific ones, and of those the 60% use them frequently or always. In addition, the results also indicate that there are not significant differences between the GRAPA’s professorship and the remain of the surveyed.
CitationMartínez, María [et al.]. Analysis of evaluation instruments on Engineering Degrees. A: Jornades de recerca EUETIB. "Jornades de recerca EUETIB". Barcelona: EUETIB, 2013, p. 121-130.