NYU Steinhardt

Current Issues in Assessment

  • Course Number: APSY-GE 2144
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: In-depth examination of current issues in measurement using research in both classical & modern test theory. Consideration of measurement issues within socio-political contexts & in relation to theory & practice. Examination of widely used measurement procedures & modes of delivery (e.g., computer-based testing). Critical analysis of federal measurement policies & related legislation. Exploration of the role of tests in the assessment process & across all levels of education.
  • Old Course Number: E63.2144