May 26, 2024  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2017-2018 
    
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDSS 6518 Assessment and Intervention for Cognitive and Learning Problems I


3 semester hours

This is the first of a two-semester course focusing on psycho-educational assessment, intervention, and data-based decision making. Content includes psychological theory and psychometrics as related to achievement, motivation, school climate, family influences, retention, assessment of learning environments, and socio-cultural impact on learning. Legal and ethical issues related to testing cultural and linguistically diverse students are emphasized, along with proper administration, scoring, interpretation of results, and integration of data from multiple sources. (Course fee required.)