Education | Educational Measurement
Y527 | 5471 | Mueller
Instructor: Dr. Daniel J. Mueller
Office: Education 4014
Telephone: (812) 856-8349
Office Hours: Before and after class and by appointment.
Texts: Hopkins, K.C., Stanley, J.C. & Hopkins, B.R. (1990).
Educational and Psychological Measurement and Evaluation. NY: Prentice Hall.
Mueller, Daniel J. (1986). Measuring Social
Attitudes: A Handbook for Researchers and Practitioners. (selected
chapters), NY: Teachers College Press. (From instructor)
1. Unit 1 examination covering primarily chapters 2-5 and 10 in
HSH and chapter 7 in Mueller; objective items. (30%)
2. Unit 2 examination covering chapters 6-15 in Hopkins and
chapters 1-3 in Mueller; objective items. (30%)
3. Likert attitude scale construction project. Follow
procedures described in Mueller, chapter 2. (25%)
4. Standardized test critical review project. Outline to be
supplied by instructor. (15%)
Construct an achievement test based on specific textual
material, following the principles presented in HSH, chapters 7-9. Discuss
its validity. (15%)
Develop a performance assessment exercise and discuss
scoring, reliability and validity. (15%)