ED 462 Assessment and Test Construction (Fall: 3)
Cross Listed with
This course addresses the major issues of educational assessment, with emphasis
on the characteristics, administration, scoring, and interpretation of both
formal and informal assessments, including but not limited to tests of achievement.
All forms of assessment are examined including observation, portfolios,
performance tasks, and paper-and-pencil tests, including standardized tests.
Basic techniques of test construction, item writing, and analysis are included.
Standardized norm-referenced tests and statewide testing programs are also
Last Updated: 22-MAY-12