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APSY 8669 Psychometric Theory (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Presents a study of theoretical concepts, statistical models, and practical applications in educational and psychological measurement. General topics include the history of measurement, Thurstone and Guttman scales, true-score theory, and item response theory. Specific topics include principles of Rsch measurement parameter estimation procedures, fit statistics, item banking, and computer adaptive testing.

Schedule: Biennially

Instructor(s): Larry Ludlow

Prerequisites: ERME/APSY 8667; ERME/APSY 7462.

Cross listed with:

Comments: Ph.D. students only; all others by instructor permission.

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17