Project, programme and policy evaluation


In this module you will learn about evaluation, and specifically about the types of evaluation that assesses the achievements of public interventions and uncover the lessons learned which have wider application.

Topics covered

  • Unit 1 History, Types and Uses of Evaluation
  • Unit 2 Designing an Ex-Post Evaluation: Programme Theory and the Importance of Context
  • Unit 3 Project Evaluation I
  • Unit 4 Project Evaluation II
  • Unit 5 Evaluation Methods: Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed
  • Unit 6 Programme Evaluation I
  • Unit 7 Programme Evaluation II
  • Unit 8 Policy Evaluation, and Being an Evaluator


  • Two assignments (30%)
  • One three-hour examination in September/October (70%)