This course is intended for any psychology professional or interns who would like to have a sound knowledge of basic statistical properties that are used within the psychometric realm. 

 

Outcomes:


·         Theoretical basis for testing
·         Norm referenced use of tests
·         Criterion referenced use of tests
·         Revision of standardised scores
·         Central tendency and standard deviation, and the normal distribution curve
·         Standardised scores: t-scale, IQ scale, sten scale, stanine, standardised equivalence and transforming scores
·         Evaluating tests: norms, reliability, validity, correlations
·         Reliability: factors influencing reliability, types of reliability, item analysis, considerations in SA, standard error, standard error of difference

·         Validity: types of validity, utility theory and estimating gains, multivariate techniques, assumptions with multiple     regression, discriminant analysis
·         Factor analysis
·         Bias and fairness: causes of bias, adverse impact, the Mantel-Haenszel index, analysis of variance.

 

Duration: 2 Days

 

Cost: R1200 (excl VAT)

 

CPD Points: Level 2, 14 general CEUs

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