Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 and 2
Weekly hours: 2 Lecture hours and 2 Seminar/Discussion hours and 3 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Graduate and Postdoc Studies
Department: Psychology and Health Studies
This is a foundational course in the theoretical and practical issues in personality and ability assessment. The nature, history, and current controversies and problems related to objective personality and intellectual assessment are examined. A goal of this course is to become proficient in basic interviewing skills and in the administration and interpretation of basic objective personality and cognitive ability instruments.
Permission of the Director of Clinical Training is required.
Note: Students with credit for PSY 815.6 will not receive credit for this course.
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