The ABCD model for writing objectives

 

 

 

Introduction

 

Characteristics of objectives

 

Samples

 

 

 

 

4 Parts of an ABCD Objective

 

Audience

·        Describe the intended learner or end user of the instruction

·        Often the audience is identified only in the 1st level of objective because of redundancy

·        Example: The paramedic refresher participant…

·        Example: The EMT-B student…

·        Example: The prehospital care provider attending this seminar…

 

Behavior

 

Condition

 

Degree

 

Review of ABCD Objectives

 

Performance Agreement