Fall 2012 not offered
|Certificates: The Study of Education|
In this advanced seminar on psychological measurement, students will receive individualized mentoring from the instructor on each aspect of the course, including conducting an in-depth literature review on a topic, developing a new measurement instrument, gathering and analyzing pilot data using a variety of advanced statistical methods (e.g., factor analysis, Rasch measurement, item response theory), and writing up a professional paper reporting on the results and future directions.
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|Course Format: Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (EDST-MN)(PSYC)
Selected journal articles (drawn from journals such as Psychological Assessment, Educational and Psychological Measurement, and the Journal of Educational Measurement).
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Several homework assignments and a major research project.
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Prerequisite: PSYC 245