Measurement theory and application including scale properties, reliability and validity, construction and evaluation of psychological tests.
PSY 100 (General Psychology); STAT 301 (Introduction to Statistical Methods) or STAT 311 (Statistics for Behavioral Sciences I); concurrent registration in PSY 371 (Psychological Measurement and Testing Laboratory).
Textbooks and Materials
Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.
- Foundations of Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach, 5th Ed. (2016)
Miller, Leslie A. and Lovler, Robert L.
Alyssa Mitchell Gibbons received her Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Illinois in 2007, with a minor in Quantitative Psychology. Her research explores various aspects of the assessment center method, including measurement, consistency of performance, and developmental applications. Dr. Gibbons’ other research interests include safety culture and climate in the workplace and the role of advice in decision making. She currently teaches graduate courses in Measurement and Personality as well as an undergraduate course in Industrial Psychology.