Assessment Design Distance Learning Programme

Our Assessment Design Distance Learning Programme is aimed at Assessment Designers, Assessors, Facilitators, Educators, Trainers, Lecturers, Teachers, ETD-Practitioners and others involved in assessment design and development-related activities.

Learners will learn more about the following:

  • What is assessment design and development?
  • Assessment design and development-related concepts.
  • The NQF Act.
  • Steps in the assessment design and development process.
  • Identifying the evidence that learners must collect and submit.
  • Identifying the assessment methodology.
  • Selecting the assessment activities and assessment methods.
  • Identifying the assessment instruments and assessment tools.
  • Designing the assessment activity structure.
  • Developing an Assessment Guide.
  • Developing assessment instruments and assessment tools.
  • Selecting the format, lay-out and style of the Assessment Guide.
  • Evaluating the Assessment Guide.
  • Piloting the Assessment Guide.
  • RPL-assessment design and development.
Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Annelieke Visser
Contact: ICO
Course Details

Unit Standard: 

 Design and develop outcomes-based assessments (Unit Standard 115755).

NQF Level: 

Level 6



Course Delivery Method: 

Distance Distance

Course Duration: 

The duration of the learning programme is about two months