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Evaluation and Accreditation around the world. IASIA-UNDESA Task Force on “ Standards of Excellence in Public Administration Education and Training” International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education Dubai, UAE, December 7-9, 2007. dr. Theo van der Krogt EAPAA secretary-general.

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Evaluation and Accreditationaround the world

IASIA-UNDESA Task Force on “Standards of Excellence in Public Administration Education and Training”

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education

Dubai, UAE, December 7-9, 2007

dr. Theo van der Krogt

EAPAA secretary-general


Types of Evaluation

  • Accreditation

    • evaluation of quality in order to recognize institution/program meets certain minimal standards

  • Audit

    • checking that procedures are in place to assure quality, integrity or standards of provision and outcomes

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Evaluation Models consulted

  • General evaluation models

    • ENQA (Europe)

    • CHEA and USDE (USA)

    • Australia and New Zealand

  • Specific evaluation models

    • Business Administration

      • EQUIS and EPAS (Europe-based)

      • AMBA and AACSB (USA-based)

    • Public Administration

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Specific PA Evaluation Models

  • NASPAA (USA)

  • CPM (USA)

  • EAPAA (Europe)

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Criteria and Standards

  • Criterion: Aspect of evaluation

  • Standard: required level of performance on a specific criterion

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Measurement

  • Mostly:

    • is/are there a (written) ……. (policy, process, program, rules)

    • is there management and evaluation

  • Sometimes:

    • is there measurement of any kind

    • are there standards

    • what is the performance

  • Rarely:

    • standard

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Types of Criteria

  • Strategy

  • Program, admission & faculty

  • Management

  • Performance

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Strategy

  • Strategy

    • mission, objectives, target group(s), stakeholder involvement, community service

  • Educational Philosophy

    • objectives + target group > educational philosophy > program & assessments

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Program, Admission & Faculty

  • Program content

    • Strategy + Educ. Phil. > program, level, length, core courses or subjects, electives, internationalization, program coherence, theory, skills & attitudes, assessment

  • Admission

    • Entrance requirements, admission rates, fees

  • Faculty (teaching staff)

    • quantity, quality, jurisdiction, personnel management, gender & minorities

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Management 1

  • Program management

    • responsible person(s), decision structure, involvement of students and staff, development, monitoring, evaluation

  • Quality management

    • policy & objectives, plan & process, course & curriculum quality measurement, curriculum development, stakeholder involvement, output/outcome measurement

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Management 2

  • Facilities and support

    • budget, library, support staff, classrooms, offices, ICT facilities

  • Student services

    • registration, information, tutoring, grievances, student involvement, public relations

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Performance

  • Performance

    • competencies attained, satisfaction of stakeholders, success rate, retention scores

  • Community service

    • place in mission, objectives, and program, facilities & support, evaluation

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Competencies

  • Academic competencies

    • general/generic (e.g. abstraction, overview, independent judgment, research abilities, learning abilities)

    • specific (e.g. knowledge and understanding of relevant concepts, theories and relations)

  • Professional competencies

    • general (e.g. oral & written communication, team work, project management, foreign languages, computer skills)

    • specific (e.g. policy analysis & evaluation, budget analysis)

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


Conclusion

  • Lot of criteria

  • Few standards

  • Most criteria are not PA-specific

International Conference on Quality in Public Affairs Education, Dubai, UAE


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