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)

Course Requirements:

	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%)