2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

EEC 444 Formal/Informal Assessment of Individuals with Exceptionalities

Introduces a learning systems model for the educational evaluation of exceptional children. Tests of intelligence, language development, academic achievement, gross and fine motor skill, and social and emotional development are studied along with other data gathering techniques such as anecdotal records, behavior checklists, and parent interviews. Emphasis given to identification of those learning and behavior correlates essential in generating prescriptive programs for exceptional children. Class presentation includes lecture, discussion, films, demonstrations on video tape, and actual experience in administering and scoring selected tests. Prerequisite: EEC411 and EEC475 or permission of the instructor.