Advanced Level Course on Assessment in Health Professions Education




Apr 1 - Jun 7, 2013


Department of Educational Development, Aga Khan University

Advanced Level Course on Assessment in Health Professions Education

The Advanced Level Course on Assessment in HPE aims to provide in-depth background of purpose, design, implementation and evaluation of assessment strategies, appropriate to educational outcomes and context of Health Professions Education - (HPE)


Salient Features:
  • Diverse and renowned faculty members of Aga Khan University (AKU) with expertise in Assessment.
  • Rich inter-professional interaction and collaborative learning with participants from Medical and Nursing Colleges in public and private sectors of Pakistan.
  • Educational Philosophies and Strategies related to Assessment and their applications with emphasis on individual and institutional needs.
  • Successful completion of ALC-A is subject to satisfactory performance in the face-to-face study and the graded independent study & written assignment (ISWA).
  • 5 credit points from 250 hours of Course Study.
Application Deadline: Wednesday March, 6, 2013

  • Introductory Short Course in Health Professions Education (ISC-HPE)
  • Teaching experience in health care professions: Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry or Allied Health
Please note:
  • This course is open for the participants involved in Health Professions Education (ALL medical and dental colleges, colleges of nursing and allied health professions).
  • There are a limited number of seats.
  • Applicants will be shortlisted according to the specified selection criteria.
  • Introductory Short Course (ISC) is a pre-requisite for the Advanced Level and Additional Required Courses (ALCs & ARCs) offered by DED, AKU.


Mr. Nurali S. Hirani
Administrative Officer
Department for Educational Development
Aga Khan University
Phone: (+92 21) 3486-2419



Department for Educational Development (DED)
Faculty of Health Sciences

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