General Education Program Assessment


Assessment Schedule of UWSP General Education Program:
Year 1
2018-2019

GEP Assessment of Foundation Level 
[Foundational Skills and Dispositions Level]

The following Foundation Level Categories were assessed in 2018-2019: Oral Communication [OC], Written Communication [WC], Quantitative Literacy [QL], and Wellness [WLN]. For more information, please refer to Year 1 Report (approved by GEC on 2/21/2020, the Common Council's approval ...).

Year 2
2019-2020

GEP Assessment of Investigation Level – Part I: Natural Sciences [NSC] and Social Sciences [SS] Categories
[Human Cultures and Sciences Level]

The following Investigation Level Categories were assessed in 2019-2020: Natural Sciences [NS] and Social Siences [SS]. For more information, please refer to Year 2 Report (approved by GEC on 4/16/2021, the Common Council's approval ...).

Year 3
2020-2021
GEP Assessment of Investigation Level – Part II: Arts [ART], Historical Perspectives [HP], and Humanities [HU] Categories
[Human Cultures and Sciences Level]

See 2020-2021 GEP Assessment Course Portfolio Template.docx for course portfolio requirements. Please consult 2020-2021 GEP Courses in both semesters.pdf to see when your course(s) are scheduled for assessment. 
Year 4
2021-2022

GEP Assessment of Double-Category Courses
[Human Cultures and Sciences Level & Social and Environmental Responsibility Level]

The list of the Double-Category Courses in the Investigation Level (78 courses based on the current catalog) 
See 2021-2022 GEP Assessment Course Portfolio Template.docx for course portfolio requirements.

Year 5
2022-2023
GEP Assessment of Cultural and Environmental Awareness Level: U.S. Diversity [USD], Global Awareness [GA], and Environmental Responsibility [ER] Categories
[Social and Environmental Responsibility Level] 
The GEP Course Portfolio Checklist.pdf & 2022-2023 GEP Assessment Course Portfolio Template.docx  for course portfolio requirements.


The general procedures and assessment plan for GEP are described in University Handbook, Chapter 7, Section II - Assessment.

 Best Practices in GEP Assessment

Sample Course Portfolios

Foundation Level: 

Investigation Level: 



 2021-2022 Investigation Level, Part III

​Materials for 2021-2022 Investigation Level, Part III - Double-Category Courses 

Professional Development Workshops: 

 2020-2021 Investigation Level, Part II

Materials for 2020-2021 Investigation Level, Part II - Arts, Historical Perspectives, and Humanities 

Professional Development Workshops: 


 2019-2020 Investigation Level, Part I

Materials for 2019-2020 Investigation Level, Part I - Natural and Social Sciences

Professional Development Workshops: 
  • GEP Assessment Workshop on 8/27/2019, ALB 650
Video Explanation of how to submit your course portfolios in Campus Labs: 

 


 Annual Assessment Reports

First-Round of 5-year Cycle Assessment 

Second-Round of 5-year Cycle Assessment

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For further questions about the GEP Assessment, please contact the Assessment Coordinator: 

Vera Klekovkina
Assessment Coordinator
Phone: (715) 346-3232
Email: vklekovk@uwsp.edu