This article will help show where some of the JSON attributes included in the Outcomes API's map to in the Outcomes Platform. To see the full API Documentation, please use this link.

Outcomes Endpoints

Outcomes Template

  1. Id:  The unique identifier of the outcome.
  2. statement:  This is the actual learning outcome statement.  These relates to the statement field in the Outcomes Template. 
  3. Title: This is the title of the learning outcome statement. These relates to the title field in the Outcomes Template. 
  4. Identifier: This is the identifier of the learning outcome statement.  These relates to the identifier field in the Outcomes Template. 
  5. containerIdentifier: The unique identifier of the Organizational Unit, Course, or Section where the Outcome is being written.  This can be found in the Organizational Units, Course, or Section files imported through Core Data.
  6. containerType(string) ['OrgUnit' or 'Course' or 'Section']: This is the type of the container where the outcome is being written. 
  7. termIdentifier(string): The unique identifier of the Academic Term during which the assessment is taking place.  The term Identifier is found in the Terms file that is imported through Core Data.

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Assessments

Assessment Template

  1. assessmentView :The unique identifier of the Assessment. 
  2. outcomeIdentifier :The unique identifier of the outcome being assessed.
  3. containerIdentifier:  The unique identifier of the Organizational Unit, Course, or Section where the outcome is being assessed.  This can be found in the Organizational Units, Course, or Section files imported through Core Data.
  4. containerType= ['OrgUnit' or 'Course' or 'Section']: The type of the container where the outcome is being assessed.  This is where the assessment will be attached in the Outcomes platform.
  5. termIdentifier:  The unique identifier of the Academic Term during which the assessment is taking place.  The term Identifier is found in the Terms file that is imported through Core Data.
  6. name:The name of the Assessment. This relates to the Title Field in the Assessment Template. 
  7. beginDate:  This relates to the Begin Date field in the Assessment Template.
  8. endDate:   This relates to the End Date field in the Assessment Template.
  9. measureType = ['diagnostic' or 'formative' or 'summative']:The type of measure being assessed.  This relates to the Purpose field in the Assessment Template.
  • diagnostic - establish a baseline of prior achievement,
  • formative - measure achievement part way through a segment or the entire course/program
  • summative - a final measurement of learning.
  1. assessmentMethod:  The method of input used to measure achievement.  This relates to the Method field in the Assessment Template.
  2. methodDeliveryType: This relates to the Delivery Format field in the Assessment Template.

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Results Template.

  1. count1:  The number of scores in the first scale result bracket (default = "Not Met").  This relates to the Total Achievement Level results.
  • count2:  The number of scores in the second scale result bracket (default = "Partially Met") This relates to the Total Achievement Level results.
  • count3:  The number of scores in the third scale result bracket (default = "Met").  This relates to the Total Achievement Level results.
  • count4:  The number of scores in the fourth scale result bracket (default = "Exceeded").  This relates to the Total Achievement Level results.
  • count5:  The number of scores in the fifth scale result bracket (default = Not Used).  This relates to the Total Achievement Level results.
  1. confidence: The option which best describes your level of confidence in the accuracy of the results.  This relates to the Confidence field in the Results Template.
  2. analysis: Describes any analysis you performed on the data or information from your input.  This relates to the Analysis field in the Results Template.
  3. scoringMethod: The method used to determine each student's achievement level.  This relates to the Scoring Method field in the Results Template.
  4. scoringType:  The format of the assignment scoring. This relates to the Scoring Type field in the Results Template.
  5. summary: A summary of your results/findings.  This relates to the Summary field in the Results Template.
  6. minScore: The minimum achievable score for the assessment. This relates to the  Minimum Score field in the Results Template.
  7. maxScore: The maximum achievable score for the assessment.  This relates to the Maximum Score field in the Results Template.
  8. count2Threshold:  The minimum achievable score for the result to fall into the second scale bracket.  This relates to the Thresholds field in the Results Template.
  • count3Threshold :  The minimum achievable score for the result to fall into the third scale bracket.  This relates to the Thresholds field in the Results Template.
  • count4Threshold:  The minimum achievable score for the result to fall into the fourth scale bracket.  This This relates to the Thresholds field in the Results Template.
  • count5Threshold :  The minimum achievable score for the result to fall into the fifth scale bracket.  This relates to the Thresholds field in the Results Template.

 

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