CATEGORY: 2022 Winter Courses

PSY-531 Fundamentals of Psychometric Assessment (W22)

Course Access: Lifetime
Course Overview

This course builds on the student’s understanding of basic statistics in order to apply the principles to psychometric methods. Topics include the construction and standardization of tests, the importance of reliability and validity, the administration of objective tests and measurements, an overview of strengths/weaknesses of various measures, an introduction to types and principles of test selection, the role of the test administrator, and diversity issues in the administration, scoring, results, and reporting of psychometric measures. Students will practice administering, scoring, and reporting on selected instruments in preparation for level C competency qualification.