Assignment 2: The Needs Assessment
The needs assessment serves as the foundation of a successful training initiative. The needs assessment helps understand what needs to be addressed in the training program to ensure that the solution matches the need.
Using your module’s readings and Internet research, create a 3- to 5-page paper and respond to the following points:
- List different methods used in a needs assessment.
- Choose one method discussed in the text and provide the pros and cons of the method.
- By the due date assigned, save your paper as M2_A2_Lastname_Firstname.doc and submit it to the Submissions Area.
Grading Criteria Maximum Points Analyzed the appropriateness of the needs assessment:
- Included all steps required for a needs assessment.
- Identified various methods used to conduct a needs assessment.
- Presented pros and cons of one method.
20 Included all citations in APA format. 15 Wrote in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrated ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources; displayed accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation. 15 Total: 100