Test/Measure for Career Guid

Spring 2018

Description

Course Description: 

This is a course in career assessment. Students will explore the foundational issues in psychometrics, including the nature and uses of paper and online tests, ethical considerations, and concerns in test administration. Students administer assessments such as the Myers Briggs, Strong Vocational Interest Inventory, Barriers to Employment Success, Offender Reintegration Inventory, Military to Career, The COP System, and various Holland assessments. Classes of vocational assessments and their exemplars will be presented. Assessment batteries for special needs clients will also be examined. Students will consider issues which are of specific concern when using formal assessment tools in decision making in career interventions. Interpretations of specific instruments and the relationship of formal assessments to other modes of information gathering will be discussed.

Class Notes

This is a Chico Distance & Online Education class. Only students who are registered in an online degree program or who reside outside of Chico and have contacted Regional and Continuing Education prior to enrollment (530-898-6105) will be permitted to enroll in this section.

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Hirschbein, Lolalee W
Location

WWW ONLINE

Class Registration Information

Class #
1841
Course
SOSC 510 -
SECT 72
Units
3
Fees
Price TBA:
  • $ / unit
Capacity
22/40
Class Meeting Dates

01/22/2018 - 05/18/2018

Days

TR

Times

12:30pm1:45pm

SOSC 510 - SECT 72

Test/Measure for Career Guid

Class: 1841 Units: 3

M-F 01/22/2018 - 05/18/2018 TR 12:30pm1:45pm

Course Description: 

This is a course in career assessment. Students will explore the foundational issues in psychometrics, including the nature and uses of paper and online tests, ethical considerations, and concerns in test administration. Students administer assessments such as the Myers Briggs, Strong Vocational Interest Inventory, Barriers to Employment Success, Offender Reintegration Inventory, Military to Career, The COP System, and various Holland assessments. Classes of vocational assessments and their exemplars will be presented. Assessment batteries for special needs clients will also be examined. Students will consider issues which are of specific concern when using formal assessment tools in decision making in career interventions. Interpretations of specific instruments and the relationship of formal assessments to other modes of information gathering will be discussed.

Class Notes

This is a Chico Distance & Online Education class. Only students who are registered in an online degree program or who reside outside of Chico and have contacted Regional and Continuing Education prior to enrollment (530-898-6105) will be permitted to enroll in this section.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Hirschbein, Lolalee W
Location
WWW ONLINE