An evaluation of Programme Educational Objectives and Programme Outcomes for Civil Engineering programmes

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Abstract

The Department of Civil & Structural Engineering at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) offers two Civil Engineering undergraduate programmes. This study is to evaluate the achievement of Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs) by indirect assessment consists of parents, alumni and employer surveys, while the Programme Outcomes (POs) is done by surveys on graduating students, industrial training employers, alumni and industry employers. The scores used for the surveys are on a scale of 1 to 5. Generally, the results for PEOs and POs from the surveys indicated most of the ratings are between 3 and 5. This is an indication that the PEOs specified for the programme are achieved.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProcedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences
Pages56-64
Number of pages9
Volume18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011
EventKongres Pengajaran dan Pembelajaran UKM, 2010 - Tanjung Keling, Melaka, Malaysia
Duration: 13 Dec 201015 Dec 2010

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OtherKongres Pengajaran dan Pembelajaran UKM, 2010
CountryMalaysia
CityTanjung Keling, Melaka
Period13/12/1015/12/10

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Program Evaluation
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Keywords

  • Civil Engineering Programme
  • Indirect Assessment
  • Programme Education Objectives
  • Programme Outcomes
  • Undergraduate Programme

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Psychology(all)

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An evaluation of Programme Educational Objectives and Programme Outcomes for Civil Engineering programmes. / Ahmad Basri, Noor Ezlin; Abu Taib, Kamarudin; Jaafar, Othman; Md Zain, Shahrom; Suja`, Fatihah; Kasa, Anuar; Osman, Siti Aminah; Shanmugam, N. E.

Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 18 2011. p. 56-64.

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Ahmad Basri, NE, Abu Taib, K, Jaafar, O, Md Zain, S, Suja`, F, Kasa, A, Osman, SA & Shanmugam, NE 2011, An evaluation of Programme Educational Objectives and Programme Outcomes for Civil Engineering programmes. in Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. vol. 18, pp. 56-64, Kongres Pengajaran dan Pembelajaran UKM, 2010, Tanjung Keling, Melaka, Malaysia, 13/12/10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2011.05.009
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