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Degree Program:  MA - Economics

Goal 2:  The student will acquire discipline specific knowledge.
 

Fair

Did Not Meet Expectations
Limited Accomplishment



1  2  3

Good

Met Expectations
Some Problems
Needs Improvemen

4  5  6

Exemplary

Met Expectations
Considerable Expertise Shown
With Project

7  8  9

Measures

Direct or indirect measurements and/or measurement links

 

Score

Assessment assigned to learning objective

Demonstrate mastery of microeconomic theory including the theory of the firm, household behavior, market structure, information and uncertainty.

(ECON 7300 and ECON 7310/8310)

 

Errors in analysis and lack of understanding of the essential theory, concepts and applications.

Minor errors and problems in understanding theory, concepts and applications.

Clear understanding of theory, concepts and applications.

ECON 7310 Exams, problem sets, or comprehensive exam.

       

Demonstrate mastery of macroeconomic theory including economic fluctuations and growth and macroeconomic policy.

(ECON 7300 and ECON 7310/7320)

Errors in analysis and lack of understanding of the essential theory, concepts and applications

 Minor errors and problems in understanding theory, concepts and applications.

Clear understanding of theory, concepts and applications.

ECON 7320 exams or problem sets.

       

Benchmark:  Recommendation for improvement will be made for each objective where assessment of learning does not include 70 percent or more of students assessed in the Exemplary category based on the learning outcome rubric scale.


 

Assessment - Fogelman College of Business and Economics - The University of Memphis