PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING

Rigorous Training and First Hand Exposure to various Psychological Tests

Course Launch Date: 5th September 2015


Level Name Description Eligibility Criteria Duration
Level A Elementary Certification in Psychological Testing Tests or aids that can adequately be administered, scored and interpreted with the aid of the manual and a general orientation to the kind of institution or organization in which one is working (e.g. Intelligence or Proficiency Tests) M.A. / M.Sc. degree in Psychology (or in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, applied psychology) from the UGC recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate Term 1
Level B Intermediary Certification in Psychological Testing Tests or aids that require some technical knowledge of test construction and use and of supporting psychological and educational fields such as statistics, individual differences, psychology of adjustment, personnel psychology and guidance (e.g. Aptitude Tests and Personality Inventories applicable to normal population) Successful completion of Level A Term 2
Level C Diploma (Advanced Certification) in Psychological Testing Tests and aids that require substantial understanding of testing and supporting psychological fields together with supervised experience in use of these devices (e.g. Projective Tests, Individual Mental Tests) Successful completion of Level B Term 3



HIGHLIGHTS OF THE COURSE:

  • Offers hands-on experience of various psychological tests under the supervision of experts
  • Introduces measurement techniques and a variety of testing tools and instruments that are used in education, industry, clinics, society and psychology to assist with decision-making
  • examines properties that these tools must have to offer good information, such as reliability and validity
  • discusses factors that influence results such as motivation, emotional health, and types of background information
  • Qualified & Experienced teachers


AIMS & OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE:

To make the candidates proficient in

  1. Selecting tests
  2. Administering tests
  3. Interpreting scores
  4. Bringing in objectivity
  5. Giving feedback to test takers


THE COURSE WILL ENABLE THE STUDENTS:

  • To understand the main kinds of psychological tests and why are they used, how to select them and meaning of test reliability and validity in practical sense.
  • To carryout psychological assessment (Intelligence, Developmental abilities, Academic skills, Adaptive and Social Maturity, Personality, Diagnostic and Clinical Ratings).
  • To help the test-taker in decision-making by scoring and interpreting their performance.
  • To prepare the report of test-taker's performance


MODALITY OF THE COURSE

  • Thrice a week – 4 hours each day
  • 2 Theory sessions & 1 Practical session
  • Total Duration of Diploma – 1& ½ years
  • Language of instructions - English


DETAILS FOR LEVEL A


Course Fees Rs. 10,000.00
Registration Charges Rs. 2,000.00
Refundable Deposit Rs. 5,000.00


FOR DETAILS PLEASE CONTACT: Anuradha Inamdar - 94230 41352 | Varada Bavare - 98227 61636