Unit 8 - Measurement and Evaluation
Thank you for allowing Iowa Division of Persons with Disabilities to provide you with this eWorkshop. We hope you have enjoyed your education experience. In order to ensure we continue to meet or exceed your expectations, we invite you to complete the three activities in this unit. The first is to review the course objectives and complete a final course evaluation.
The second activity in this unit is a final exam. The exam is self-administered and self-graded. No record of your score is kept by Disability Learning Services. We built this course for the adult learner and the final exam is for your personal feedback. Consider the following adult learning characteristic from Unit 7:
The last activity is to request a completion certificate for the course. A simple e-mail is all that is required after your successful completion of the course. The certificate is one you will want to frame and place on your office wall. A framed completion certificate is a great way of letting your colleagues and co-workers know you value the objectives set forth in this course.
Lesson 8.1 Summary of course objectives
This course was developed as a collaborative effort to:
Lesson 8.2 Course Evaluation
Take a few minutes to rate
your confidence level on the following topics.
Based on the benefit you received from this course please give us your comments by clicking on the following link: Course Feedback
Lesson 8.3 Final Exam
The final exam is self administered. You will have an opportunity to test yourself on the course material and identify areas you may need to revisit.
Here are a few sample test items for your review before you click on the
Sample Test (5 Items)
1. Which one (1) of the following statements BEST describes
the difference between the Americans with Disabilities Act
(ADA) and other civil rights laws?
A. Employers who violate the ADA are NOT subject to discrimination penalties.
B. Whereas other civil rights laws generally require only that opportunity and access be provided, the ADA specifies that special actions may need to be taken so that individuals with disabilities can have access to and take advantage of opportunities.
C. The ADA determined that travel was exempt from its authority and did not require the Department of Transportation (DOT) to develop new regulations that ensure persons with disabilities be treated without discrimination.
D. The ADA acknowledges that while people with disabilities work to end discrimination and segregation in education, employment, and our communities at large, there is no evidence of such things as prejudicial language that creates an invisible barrier to their inclusion in the mainstream
2. The Air Carrier Access rules are designed to ________ the
special problems that travelers with disabilities face as they
negotiate their way through the nations complex air travel system
from origin to destination.
3. Disability-related etiquette is nothing more than an educated
attitude based on which two (2) of the following?
A. Common sense
B. Common courtesy
C. Government regulations
D. Years of experience with people with disabilities
4. Which one (1) of the following is NOT considered a disability?
A. A condition caused by an accident or trauma.
B. Disease that may limit a persons mobility, hearing, or vision.
C. A physical or attitudinal constraint that is imposed upon a person.
D. Genetic condition that may limit a persons speech, or mental function.
5. Which one (1) of the following statements is the BEST example of
careful and responsive listening?
A. Listen first and acknowledge what you hear, even if you dont agree
with it, before expressing your experience or point of view.
B. Interject statements whenever you feel it becomes necessary.
C. Acknowledging another persons thoughts and feeling always means
you approve or agree with that persons actions and will do what is asked
D. Whenever you feel conversation is not at the appropriate level, express
your experience or point of view in order to help the other person get to
Click here to download the final exam.
Lesson 8.4 Class Completion Certificate
Thank you for completing this course. We hope you will apply the
new knowledge and skills you learned in this course to be a posititive
influence in your community. Please complete the following form and
we will be happy to mail you a completion certificate within two working