Using the acronym SMART Goals for writing clear objectivesObjectives Overview

Writing clear objectives help define specific competencies and outcomes that will allow students to achieve a specific set of skills, knowledge, attitudes or values. Objectives should be observable, measurable, valid, and observable. Objectives should also be aligned with course expectations.


Good Course Objectives

Well developed course objectives are specific, measurable, and written from the learner’s perspective. Use Bloom’s Taxonomy during this process to identify specific skills you want the student to demonstrate.


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