M.A. EYS Student Portfolio


Portfolio Assessment

Portfolio Assessment

There are three assessment packages distinguished by the nature of the tasks required.

  • Assessment Package 1 (60%)

Assessment package 1 relates to the content modules; there is an overall emphasis on developing arguments that link or juxtapose practice, policy and research. Package 1 represents 60% of the total assessment and comprises

  1. Case study report (component 1 – 15%)
  2. Draft Wiki Article (component 3 – 5%)
  3. Site Visit Report (component 4 – 10%)
  4. Personal Essay (component 7 – 30%)
  • Assessment Package 2 (25%)

Assessment package 2 acts as an ongoing documentation of your engagement in the Short Course. Package 2 represents 25% of the total assessment. It will be marked holistically and comprises

  1. Thematic group text on chosen topic (component 2)
  2. Response to the research agenda debate (component 5)
  3. Collaboration on a wiki entry on key concepts (component 6)
  4. Evidence of engagement with the short course (component 8)
  5. Reflections on the short course (component 9)
  • Assessment Package 3 (15%)

Assessment package 3 focuses on your personal and professional development. Package 3 represents 15% of the total assessment and comprises

  1. Conversation on personal and professional development (component 10 – 15%)