Workshop:  Computer Adaptive Technology

Course ID - CTD0436

Short Title: Adaptive Technology

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:   Faculty
Length of Workshop:   
Prerequisite None

Description: This workshop is designed for faculty who are currently using or will use the nursing departmental test bank. It will acquaint faculty with the knowledge of how to classify an item, how to develop a test plan, and how to select test items from the computer test bank.


 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Know the test construction components of the CAT builder
  • Understand how to develop tests based on the School of Nursing test plan format
  • Navigate through the various components of the CAT Builder
  • Use a test plan and support faculty decision making in evaluating student performance related to curriculum objectives
  • Understand the procedure and question requirements for adding new items to the test bank



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Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0436
Course Title: Adaptive Technology
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.