Skip to Main Content

COUN Courses:
COUN 8315 - Tests and Measurements

Print Page Report a broken link

(5 credits)

Students in this course receive an overview of the different types of tests used in clinical, educational, and organizational settings. Included in the overview is a comprehensive examination of psychometric properties used to develop and evaluate these instruments. Topics include normative sampling and standardization, reliability and validity, test score interpretation, and test development. Students also address ethical, legal, and sociocultural issues, including cultural bias and fairness. Professional standards for testing provide a foundation for the course.

*Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an enrollment specialist [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information or visit School of Lifelong Learning for more information.