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2021-2022 University Catalog & Student Handbook 
2021-2022 University Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYD 110 - Intelligence Testing

This course introduces the student to the theory, administration, scoring, and interpretation of standard intelligence tests. Intellectual assessment scales examined include the Stanford-Binet, and the various Wechsler Scales. Basic interpretation and report writing skills are developed and assessed. Biopsychosocial, cultural, ethnic, and disability factors affecting test validity and interpretation are also examined. The purpose of this course is to emphasize the use of clinical instruments to assess cognitive functioning of children and adults. It consists of lectures, demonstrations, practice administrations, and individual checkouts of competencies in test administration.

Credit(s): 2.5

Type of Course: Course