Academic Catalog

HRDE560 NEEDS ASSESSMENT

Course Code: 8340560
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Human Resources Development In Education
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. CENNET ENGN DEMR
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Theoretical and practical basis of needs assessment in in-service training programs, qualitative and quantitative approaches applied to determining needs. Micro and macro training needs and their assessment. Task, knowledge, skill and ability analysis. Study of various needs analysis techniques, task analysis, competency studies, training need survey and interviews. Prioritising needs. Use of various data collection and analysis techniques for needs assessment. Linking needs analysis to training design.