Psychological Assessment 1

Orientation into the rudiments of psychological testing. The principles, methods and uses of psychological testing are tackled. Emphasis is placed on issues of item analysis, reliability, and validity in test construction. the administration, scoring and interpretation of objectives cognitive and affective tests used in various applied fields of psychology, particularly the educational, industrial, clinical and government settings are covered. Ethical considerations as well as current trends and issues in psychological testing in the Philippine setting are discussed.