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Social Inquiry Learning Outcome: Students identify, frame and analyze social and/or historical structures and institutions in the world today.

Social Inquiry Courses

Social Inquiry Assessment Rubric

Social Inquiry Assessment Process

Assessment Date: The Social Inquiry (7SI) area was assessed in the fall 2012.  The assessment of the student work samples collected resulted in the following action steps.

Action Steps Taken:

  • A revised learning outcome statement and evaluation rubric were adopted.
  • New outcome statement and rubric criteria will be widely distributed to faculty members teaching 7SI courses each semester.
  • 7SI courses will be recertified by the GE Committee in light of the new outcome statement and rubric.
  • In the future, specific assignment prompts should accompany student work samples that are collected for the purpose of 7SI assessment.