|Is intended to provide information about the merit, worth and impact of a project. Summative evaluation is usually conducted at the end of a programme or project to determine if anticipated results were achieved. Summative evaluations include impact evaluations, cost-effectiveness investigations and case studies.
Formative versus Summative Evaluation
|Below you have a list of selected websites where you can find additional information:|
|The Summative Evaluation Guide||A guide for conducting summative evaluation.|
|How to do summative training evaluation||Objectives and steps of summative evaluations.|
|Introduction to Evaluation||Different types of summative evaluation, and a few evaluation questions and methods.|
- Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS). Monitoring, Evaluation and Consulting Division, 2006.
- Imas Linda G. Morra, Rist C. Ray. The Road To Results; Designing and Conducting Effective Development Evaluations pp.10. The World Bank, Washington DC, 2009.
- www.aacu.org (25 March 2008)
- www.sru.edu (5 November 2008)