Institutional Student Learning Outcomes (ISLO)
The current course level SLOs are accessible through intranet or D/O Data Warehouse and can be viewed in Section 9 of each course outline. Please contact Sue Hager at extension 3792 for additional information on course outlines. Here is a list of the current membership and contact information for the
Academic Senate’s SLOA committee, as well as SLOAC communications.
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Below is a list of the current instructional and non-instructional programs, program level SLOs. They are available for download below for your convenience.
Below are assessment tools with general information about assessment methods, including creating rubrics and sample surveys
SJCC PSLO Workshops by Leslyn McCallum
Blooms Taxonomy For SLOsThis presents Bloom’s Taxonomy (original 1950’s, Revised 1990’s). The key verbs in each category, including additional digital verbs are explained. Many of these verbs are excellent for use in writing course or program SLOs.
Guiding Principles of SLO Assessment
This link contains a handout prepared by the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges on “The Guiding Principles of SLO Assessment.” This is a practice guide for community college faculty to understand both the rationale behind Student Learning Outcome assessment and to understand good practices in Student Learning Outcome Assessment.
This is a glossary arrived at from research and feedback from faculty and researchers of the California community colleges. This publication (2010) comes out of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges office. Although meant to address the confusion in the field in the use of common terms for student learning outcomes and assessment, the glossary is not definitive.
Retreat on Student Learning and Assessment, Level IThis is a 236-page packet that contains all the handouts and resources distributed at a two-day workshop sponsored by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), September 2009.
SLO Slide Presentation PDD, August 30, 2012This is the set of slides used during the presentation of the Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Committee (SLOAC) on PDD, Aug. 30, 2012.
SLO Slide Presentation PDD, January 28, 2011This is the set of slides used during the presentation of the Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Committee (SLOAC) on PDD, Jan. 28, 2011.
SLO Slide Presentation PDD, September 1, 2011This is the set of slides used during the presentation of the Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Committee (SLOAC) on PDD, Sept. 1 2011.
Short List of Verbs of CognitionThis is a short list of verbs that show cognitive outcomes
The SLO & PR Newsletters and SLO Reporting Forms & Samples are available for download below.