<%@LANGUAGE="VBSCRIPT" CODEPAGE="1252"%> Psy 712

Psychology 712

Standardized Tests and Measurements

Spring 2003

 

Graduate Catalog Entry

PSY 712 - 3 credits
Standardized Tests and Measurements
Principles of evaluating and constructing psychological tests using psychometric theory and behavioral assessment methodology. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Syllabus Syllabus
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Raw Data 50 Subjects
Cleaned Data 679 Subjects
Recoded Data 679 Subjects (fixed)
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Project 1
Lab Assignments

1: Introduction to SPSS (do by Jan 30)
2: Cleaning Your Data (do by Jan 30)
3: Recoding (do by Feb 4)
4: Reliability and Validity (do by Feb 13)
5: Syntax Window (do by Mar 6)
6: Test Bias (do by Feb 20)
7: Graphs (do by Feb 18)
8: Generalizability Theory (do by Feb 27)

  How to get a computer to act like a calculator

9: Merging Data Files (do by Mar 6)
10: Item Analysis (do by Mar 6)
11: The First Principal Component (do by Mar 13)
12: Extraction Methods (do by Mar 13)
13: Number of Factors (do by Mar 27)
14: Rotation and Interpretation of Factors (do by Mar 27)
15: Assumptions of Factor Analysis (do by May 1)

   
Project 1

Assignment
Reliability of a Linear Combination

Draft Scoring Key for Project 1

 

Non-student Data Project 1 Data (further cleaned)
Student Measures
BACEI BACEI2
EIS EIS2
JAM JAM2
MJH MJH2
RMNS RMNS2
   
Project 2
Lab Assignments

Project 2 Planning (Mar 25)

1a: Read this Paper: Ethics in On-Line Data Collection (draft)
1b: Create an Ethics Scoring Key

  APA Ethical Principals of Psychologists and Code of Conduct: Reseach and Publication Principals


2: Introduction to Event Handler
3: Introduction to Dreamweaver
4: Event Handler Part 2
5: Timed Presentation of Images (draft)
6: Preloading Images (draft)
Two-part On-line Studies
7: Subject ID's
8: Setting up a Pioneer Website
9: Password Protection (draft)

UNLV Images (banners and stuff)

Project 2 Scoring Draft Project 2 Scoring Key
   
Learning Check
Learning Check Answers

 

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