Activities & Assessments

Types of Activities and Assessments You Will Encounter as a Graduate Student in the Genetic Counseling Program

  1. Multiple choice objective
  2. True-False/ fill-in-the-blank
  3. Short answer / Essay
  4. Case study preparation, interpretation and review
  5. Preparation of case or research posters
  6. Powerpoint and/or video presentations
  7. Journal article review and presentation
  8. Reflective journal entries
  9. Interactive group work
  10. Mock counseling sessions
  11. Mock ordering, interpretation and reporting of genetic tests and test results
  12. Genome Database detective work 
  13. Affective and Competency-based
  14. Peer reviews
  15. UConn Portfolium entries for development of professional portfolio