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MANOA ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE (MAC)




> MAC DESCRIPTION

The Committee will be staffed by the Assessment Office, and work closely with the Office of Faculty Development and Academic Support, General Education Office and General Education Committee, and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and will have the following responsibilities:

  1. Establish academic assessment policies necessary to foster a campus-wide understanding of and commitment to improvement-oriented educational assessment;
  2. Identify the most appropriate practices and uses for assessment of student learning at Manoa;
  3. Review assessment resource needs and recommend concomitant budgetary allocations by the institution.
  4. Liaise with faculty to promote effective academic assessment practices, especially in support of degree programs;
  5. Consult with subject matter/content area experts as necessary;
  6. Produce an annual report (due at the end of each fiscal year, June 30) to the Faculty Senate on the status of academic assessment at UHM.

[Resolution to Approve a Statement on Faculty Governance of Program Assessment (Approved on 12/08/2010)]

>> See Senate Governing Documents

> MAC MEMBERSHIP

MAC consists of 13 members: 9 voting and 4 non-voting. Two faculty senators serve as Chair and Vice-Chair. The nine voting members (including the Chair and Vice-Chair) are faculty: four from the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, chosen to ensure academic diversity, and five from the remaining Manoa Colleges/Schools or Units, each from a different College/School/Unit.

Senators

Non-Senators

Ex-Officio/Non-Voting

Assessment Office/ Non-Voting

Executive Committee (SEC) Liaison

>> See 2014-15 Attendance Record
>> See 2014-15 Senate Roster

> MAC MEETINGS & MINUTES

    September 3
    10:00 - 11:00 AM; Hawaii Hall 208

    Agenda [PDF] [DOC]
>> Review Hawaii Hall 208 Calendar and Senate Calendar
>> See All 2014-15 Minutes

> MAC ISSUES

>> See Issues Archive
>> See Documents Archive

> MAC LISTSERV

>> See All Senate Contacts

> MAC RESOURCES

>> See All Senator Resources
>> See About MFS

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