Arab board mandate that faculty members should have the essentials in evaluation and assessment of trainees. To advance faculty competency in these skills, Arab board of medical specialization/ Iraq sector has developed the Assessment and evaluation workshops as an integral part of the Faculty development program.

Accredited series of assessment workshops are designed to 'train the trainer ' and update the faculty members in the new evolving methods in assessment and evaluation.

The courses are designed to empower medical educators in planning and evaluating effective written and clinical based assessment. Attendee will hopefully appreciate the importance of assessment in improving the teaching instructions and promote learning of their students as well as valuing their learned achievement using proper reliable and valid methods.

Handout describing the program of faculty development in assessment

The first two modules in assessment

Module 1: Principles and concepts of Assessment

Module 2: Tests of the Knowledge