EDPY 606 Psychoeducational Assessment and Interventions I

This course is designed for students to advance their knowledge of, skills for and attitudes regarding the assessment of cognitive functioning and academic achievement in children and adolescents. This course will include review of historical and current theories of intelligence, review of psychometric constructs relevant to the measurement of intelligence and achievement, observation of the administration and scoring of a variety of intelligence tests and achievement measures, practice in the interpretation of test scores, practice in the preparation of written reports summarizing intelligence and achievement test results, exploration of multicultural issues related to the assessment of intelligence and achievement and review of the clinical application of psychological testing in school and clinical settings.