Competency Identification Charts:

GEARS features:

  • Information and best practices on effective assignment design

  • Examples of faculty-developed assignments that support student achievement of General Education Learning Outcomes

  • Information about the College’s General Education Assessment Program 

 

General Education Assessment at TCC:

   
 

General Education Resources:

 

TCC's General Education Competencies:

Critical Thinking

Rubric

Critical Thinking Rubric

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Critical Thinking. These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address one or more of the dimensions on the Critical Thinking Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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Cultural and Social Understanding

Rubric

Cultural and Social Understanding Rubric

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Cultural and Social Understanding. These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address one or more of the dimensions on the Cultural and Social Understanding Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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Intercultural Learning Resources for TCC Faculty
Integrating Social & Cultural Understanding into Course Assignments

Information Literacy

Rubric

Information Literacy Rubric


Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Information Literacy.  These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address at least one of the dimensions on the Information Literacy Rubric.

Designing Effective Assignments

 

Additional Resources

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Information Literacy Resources (TCC Library)
TCC Library Website

Oral Communication

Rubric

Oral Communication Rubric

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Oral Communication.  These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address at least one of the dimensions on the Oral Communication Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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Personal Development

Rubric

Personal Development Rubric

Authentic Assignment Tool - Personal Development

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Personal Development.  These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address at least one of the dimensions on the Personal Development Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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Quantitative Reasoning

Rubric

Quantitative Reasoning Rubric

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Quantitative Reasoning. These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address at least one of the dimensions on the Quantitative Reasoning Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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Scientific Reasoning

Rubric

Scientific Reasoning Rubric

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Scientific Reasoning. These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address at least one of the dimensions on the Scientific Reasoning Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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Written Communication

Rubric

Written Communication Rubric

 

Sample Assignments

Below are sample assignments aimed at addressing the core competency Written Communication. These assignments have been reviewed by the TCC Instruction Committee and address one or more of the dimensions on the Written Communication Rubric.

 

Additional Resources

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