PYC4807 Assignment 2
PYC4807 Assignment 2 (2018)
On Context and aim of assessment, Compiling a test battery and Administration, Interpretation of results, and feedback
Assessment Measure Types in South Africa
This document is a summary of the following assessment measure types used in South Africa. The measurement types are clustered into different category types: Assessing Individual Intelligence, Assessing Group Intelligence, Aptitude Measures, Personality Assessments (Level 1 and Level 2), Career-Counselling Assessments, Assessment in Industry, Infant and Preschool Developmental Assessment etc.
The different measurement types included are: The Individual Scale for general Scholastic Aptitude (ISGSA); The Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale - 4th Edition (WAIS-IV); The Grover-Counter Scale of Cognitive Development (GSC); The Griffiths Mental Development Scale - Extended Revised (GMDS-ER); The Junior South African Individual Scales (JSAIS); The Senior South African Individual Scale - Revised (SSAIS-R); General Scholastic Aptitude Test (GSAT); Learning Potential Computerized Adaptive Test (LPCAT); The Raven Progressive Matrices (RPM); Aptitude Tests for School Beginners (ASB); Differential Aptitude Tests (DAT); 16 Personality Factor Questionnaire (16PF); The Basic Trait Inventory (BTI); The Hogan Personality Inventory (HPI); The Occupational Personality Questionnaire (OPQ); The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI); Jung Personality Questionnaire (JPQ); The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI); The Personality Inventory for Children (PIC); The South African Personality Inventory (SAPI); Motives, Values, Preferences Inventory (MVPI); Thematic Apperception Test (TAT); The Rorschach Inkblot Test; Draw-A-Person Test (DAP); Sentence-Completion Test; Work-Related Risk and Integrity Scales (WRISc); Hogan Development Survey (HDS); The Strong Interest Inventory (SII)l The Self-Directed Search (SDS); The South African Career Interest Inventory (SACII); The MB-10; Maree Career Matrix (MCM); The Values Scale (VS); Denver II - The Denver Developmental Screening Test (DDST); Vineland Adaptive Behaviour Scales, 3rd Edition (Vineland-3); Goodenough-Harris Drawing Test or Draw-A-Person (DAP) Test; The Draw-A-Person Intellectual Ability Test for Children, Adolescents and Adults (DAP:IQ); School-Readiness Evaluation by Trained Testers (SETT); Aptitude Test for School Beginners (ASB); McCarthy Scales of Mental Abilities (McCarthy Scales); Bayley Scales of Infant Development - 2nd Edition (BSID-II or Bayley III)
Application of Assessment in Different Contexts
This summary is based on Theme 3: The Application of Assessment in Different Contexts. It includes Chapters 8 (The Practice of Psychological Assessment: Controlling the use of Measures, Competing Values, and Ethical Practice Standards - Section 8.3.1 and 8.3.3); 9 (Administering Psychological Assessment Measures - Figures 9.2; 9.3 and 9.4); 13 (Career-Counselling Assessment - Section 13.2); 15 (The Use of Assessment Measures in Various Applied Contexts - Section 15.2; 15.3 and 15.4); 16 (Interpreting and Reporting Assessment Results - Section 16.4) and 17 (Factors Affecting Assessment Results - Section 17.2)
Types of Psychological Assessment Measures
This summary is based on Theme 2: Types of Psychological Assessment Measures. It includes Chapter 10 (Assessment of Cognitive Functioning); 12 (Personality Assessment); 13 (Career-Counselling Assessment - only Section 13.2) and 15 (The Use of Assessment Measures in Various Applied Contexts - only Section 15.2 and 15.3)
Summary Notes on Theme 1 (Psychometric Theory). This summary includes Chapters 3 (Basic Measurement and Statistical Concepts); 4 (Reliability: Basic Concepts and Measures); 5 (Validity: Basic Concepts and Measures); 6 (Developing a Psychological Measure) and 7 (Cross-Cultural Test Adaptation, Translation and Tests in Multiple Languages).
I have included concepts (from Chapter 3) that are not in the exam, however, they are important to know because it\'ll help your understanding with the rest of the stuff.
PYC4807 2019. Ass.2 Passed with distinction
Written assignment 2 for PYC4807 (2019). \"Context of testing with reference to John\'s background as well as person-environment fit to career counselling\"
Worked out Answers for Section A of Past PYC4807 Exams!!
I have taken the time to work out ALL the Section A (multiple choice questions) from past PYC4807 Exams (2017/2018/2019). I even gave page numbers to reference back to the prescribed textbook (Foxcroft & Roodt) to see where I found the answers - where possible. Please Note: These Notes do not include answers to Section B. You can buy Section B answers separately OR buy my PYC4807 Exam Package.