CUR/528 27 July 2015 Josh Connor, Stacey Hays, Keith Miller
Program Assessment and Program Evaluation
why Programs are evaluated?
Program Evaluation Approaches and Models
Quality Assurance (QA)
Total Quality Management (TQM)
A Logic Model is when we are looking to determine how a programs outcome will be. It uses graphs or single-paged diagram or visual representation of the steps needed to complete the evaluation (Royse, 2010). Some examples of this type of evaluation tool are
A Logic Model begins by using inputs that produce some type of activity to create an output for an overall outcome. These steps are important when using a logic model as they have other advantages like; identifying core processes, clarification for stakeholders, facilitate communications, and they link the steps to reach an outcome (Royse, 2010). An example of a Logic Model can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFhaHCVY_Yo and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZkwDSr__Us