Assessment In Career Development

Code: CARD8050

Course description

Formal career assessment tools can provide an invaluable source of information in the career exploration process. In this course, students will learn about the various types of formal/standardized career assessments, including personality, interest, skills, and strengths inventories, and will have the opportunity to practice using a selection of each of these tools. Students will also learn important statistical measurement concepts as they relate to the selection, administration, and interpretation of career assessments. The use of ethical and multicultural guidelines when selecting, administering, and interpreting career assessments will be discussed along with the limitations and cautions related to the use of standardized assessments.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: CARD1010 CARD1060 CARD1070
Corequisites: None

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Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.