PSYC 0382 - Capstone Experience: Psychological Assessment and Program Evaluation

Credits: 3

This Capstone Experience (CE) course will introduce students to psychological evaluation by learning how to assess the need for programs, articulating theoretical reason why the programs should have intended outcomes, evaluating program outcomes, interpreting evaluation data, and developing psychological measures. Students will draw links from research methods, statistics, and content courses in psychology. This course emphasizes writing and discussion, and will develop evaluation competencies through in-depth analysis of case studies and assignments. Throughout the semester, students will work individually on a program evaluation plan and will develop a psychological assessment to assist with the proposed evaluation.

Prerequisites: PSYC 0308  or permission of instructor. Senior standing required.

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