Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) in Development Projects

Become a Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist after learning this practical concept and receiving free tools/resources

In this course you will go through 6 modules that are very important basic key elements in Monitoring and Evaluation in development project.

What you’ll learn

  • Introduce to the fundamental of Monitoring and Evaluation.
  • Practice How to develop Performance Monitoring Plan (PMP).
  • Develop Project Logical Framework(LogFrame) and Performance Indicator reference sheet (PIRS).
  • Provide free practical tools and resources of M&E for using in your development projects.
  • Provide free guideline to use tools effectively.
  • Understand key elements, process, and technology of data collection methods.
  • Introduce to Data Analysis and Data Visualization.
  • Practice Data Analysis and Visualization (Report Dashboard) on Ms. Excel and Power BI.
  • Set times to Evaluate projects.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 5min.
  • Module 1: Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation –> 2 lectures • 17min.
  • Module 2: Performance Monitoring Plan –> 7 lectures • 18min.
  • Modul 3: Data Collection –> 5 lectures • 24min.
  • Module 4: Introduction to Data Analysis –> 3 lectures • 16min.
  • Module 5: Introduction to Data Visualization –> 3 lectures • 27min.
  • Module 6: Evaluation –> 2 lectures • 8min.
  • Final Test –> 0 lectures • 0min.

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In this course you will go through 6 modules that are very important basic key elements in Monitoring and Evaluation in development project.

Module 1: You will learn “Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation(M&E)”. This means you will understand what is monitoring?; what is evaluation? What is the difference between them? You will understand the importance of M&E and when do we need to conduct monitoring and evaluation through the project cycle?

Module 2: You will understand “Performance Monitoring Plan (PMP)” and Why PMP is important?

How to develop PMP? You will know all the key elements of PMP. In this module, you will understand the logic model of projects and the example and exercise for you to take it easy to understand for all practitioners. That is important to under what outputs, outcomes, and impact of the project.

Module 3: You will understand what does the data collection make a sense to you? The process of data collection and softwares and tools used for data collection.

Module 4: You are going to learn what types are there used for data analysis? You will understand the Descriptive Analysis in detailed steps. However, I will develop the data analysis course separately for technical persons or professional person at this field.

Module 5: “ data visualization”, this module, you will understand about how to visualize your data to the audience and donors; understand the tools that you can use for data visualization such as table, chart or infographics and that kind of things. You will know the type of charts that we can use in difference purposes.

Module 6: “Evaluation”, this module, you will learn more about the evaluation and the key elements of the evaluations as well as when we conduct evaluation in the stages of project cycle.

Who need to learn the course?

  • Course is created for All university students who want to strengthen more capacity on project management, something related to M&E and  find a job as M&E specialist with high salary,
  • NGO Staff who want to increase more skills in Monitoring and Evaluation in development project,
  • Private Sector Staffs who increase more skill to strengthen the effectiveness of implementation plan,
  • Business owner who are willing to effectively manage the business and the management change as well as good decision making based on data
  • Everyone who want to understand about monitoring and evaluation
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