Institutional Research and Planning

Institutional Effectiveness:  Resources & Tools

Institutional Effectiveness provides a variety of resources and tools to help manage your data through IDEA, Activity Insight by Digital Measures, Taskstream, Qualtrics, and many Assessment Resources.


Campus Labs, through a partnership with IDEA, is a company that offers the web-based and password-protected platform used to manage the student ratings of instruction instrument created by IDEA. As a vendor for UNCW, Campus Labs promises security, confidentiality and compliance during each step in the course evaluation process.

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Activity Insight (AI) by Digital Measures:

Activity Insight (AI) by Digital Measures is the fully customizable online information management system that is used at UNCW as a repositorydesigned to organize and report on faculty members' research/creative activities, teaching, and service accomplishments.

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The Accountability Management System (AMS) by Taskstream:

The Accountability Management System (AMS) is the system used by UNCW's administrative and academic units to manage and store unit-level assessment plans that are aligned with the institution's strategic plan and mission statement. Information for students to access the Learning Achievement Tool (LAT) is located within the education program in which the student is enrolled, and not on the IE webpage.

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Qualtrics is a web-based survey and data collection tool for creating and conducting online surveys. It can be used to conduct research, departmental surveys, academic surveys, etc.

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Assessment Resources:

Assessment Resources are free, web-based supplements that may make your assessment process more efficient and effective.

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