​Assessment in Online Courses

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to:​​


  1. Describe the principles of authentic assessment in online contexts;
  2. Identify online assessment methods according to the course learning outcomes and students’ context;
  3. Write clear instructions and grading criteria for online assessment tasks;
  4. Use online tools to provide feedback to learners.​​


Week 1: Assessment: Purpose, Place, and Principles
Week 2: Alignment, Tools and Strategies
Weeks 3 and 4: Work Weeks


  • ​Experience of ​teaching in higher education 
  • Experience with online or blended teaching or supporting online or blended learning

  • Reliable access to internet 

  • Proficiency with digital communication and teaching tools (e.g., VLE, Zoom)​

​​Register for the course​


The last date to register for this course is March ​31st, 2023.​​

Download course declaration form​

Declaration Form - AOC.docx


​For additional information regarding the course, contact:  bdlnet@aku.edu  ​​