PSYC 692. Test Theory. 4 Hours S.

This course begins with recommendations for how to write a test, covers basics of classical test theory, and then emphasizes modern statistical methods for analyzing item data. Methods include factor analysis of categorical responses, methods for identifying measurement invariance (differential item functioning), and item response theory. Approximately one-half of the meetings are labs (primarily consisting of data analysis). The course is offered at the 600 and 800 levels with additional assignments at the 800 level. Prerequisite: PSYC 790/650 or equivalent, or consent of the instructor. LEC.

Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Neuroscience

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...PSYC 679 Applied Nonparametric Statistical Methods PSYC 687 Factor Analysis PSYC 692 Test Theory PSYC...

Minor in Social and Behavioral Sciences Methodology

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...Designs PSYC 687 Factor Analysis PSYC 692 Test Theory PSYC 693 Multivariate Analysis PSYC 694...

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Applied Behavioral Science

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...PSYC 211 Statistics in Psychological Research, Honors Practicum (6) Two semesters of practicum ( ABSC 692...

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Public Administration

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...Methods for Public Administration ( PSYC 210 or MATH...in Public Service PUAD 692 Research Experience in...

Minor in Applied Behavioral Science

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...Methods and Application 4 PSYC 210 Statistics in...Comparative Foundations 3 ABSC 692 Practicum in Basic...