The office also manages Program Evaluation, as well as uOttawa’s Institutional Quality Assurance for the MD Program. The centralized nature of these various components allowed for a natural fit for as well.
The AEC Office is responsible of the Assessment and Evaluation of students, faculty as well as programs. This allows the AEC Office to first ensure that student assessment methods in the Undergraduate Medical Education (UGME) curriculum are designed, managed, evaluated and revised in a coordinated fashion; and, second to ensure faculty evaluation methods (teachers, preceptors, tutors, lecturers) are designed, managed, evaluated and revised in a coordinated fashion. These tasks should be consistent with accreditation and current educational standards.