This program applies quantitative and evaluative methods to the problems of research, assessment, and program evaluation in education. But Quantitative Methods and Evaluation is more than just data and stats. We emphasize the study of measurement and evaluation in addition to applied statistics. Combined with courses in substantive educational issues, students build a context for methodological applications that can inform education policy, practice, and curriculum.Read More
This page lists a wide range of online and face to face training courses related to monitoring and evaluation. If you know of others that we should include please let us know. Please note that Kwantu does not provide any of these courses, nor are we able to endorse any. This listing is provided as a service to the M&E community.
Program Evaluation and Assessment is housed within Quantitative Methods and Evaluation (QME). Evaluators must develop the expertise and adaptability to manage the complexities of research design encountered in evaluations. Assessment specialists must develop the expertise in psychometrics, statistical analysis, and in substantive disciplines, to develop and evaluate tests and assessments. These comes from a strong foundation in theory and methodology coupled with practical experience in real evaluation and assessment projects. Our students learn to apply theory and advanced methods in evaluation and assessment to educational programs, tests, and projects.Read More
The Section of Organisational Psychology offers a PhD in Programme Evaluation by dissertation only. We do not offer a PhD by coursework and dissertation.
The minimum admission requirement is a Masters’ degree in Programme Evaluation with a component in quantitative research methods at HEQF level 9.Read More