PS 309/309H

Tests and Measurements

A consideration of the theory, development, and application of testing. Construction of tests for use in classrooms will be emphasized, as well as intelligence, achievement, aptitude, and personality measures. The course is designed to provide a good basic understanding of testing from the perspective of both the test designer and the test user, and is designed for prospective educators, psychologists, and counselors. Prerequisite: Psychology 101 and Mathematics / Psychology 200. Credit, 3 hours.