SOME METHODOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF THE EVALUATION OF STUDENTS’ EDUCATIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS AT UNIVERSITY
The article deals with some methodological aspects of evaluation of students’ educational achievements at university. Evaluation being as an essential component of the educational process includes controlling, measurement and assessment. Studying the methodological aspects of evaluation, we refer to the activity and contextual approaches. Activity approach involves using of the active forms and methods of evaluation, such as web-quests, discussions, presentations of the projects, portfolio, etc. Contextual approach allows to organize the evaluation of students’ educational achievements, providing the professional activities, which help them to master their skills. The author concludes that the use of contemporary forms of evaluation in the educational process of the university will contribute to the effectiveness of the educational process itself.