Arab East Colleges

Academic Departments

RAD 512 - Measuring and Assessing Child’s Development

  • code:
    RAD 512
  • name:
    Measuring and Assessing Child’s Development
  • credits:
    3
  • Program:
  • Department:
    Education
  • credits:
    Arab East Colleges
  • Description:

    Course Brief Description:

    This course deals with the following topics: the concept of
    assessment, evaluation, and their importance in the field of early childhood
    education, besides, how to develop a scale, and validate it through calculating
    its reliability and validity, how to get information about the child through
    the following instrumentation (survey, observation, interview, testing,
    aptitude scales, personality scales, self-reports, projective tests, individual
    and group tests, pictorial scales, sociological scales, intelligence scales,
    portfolio), and how portfolio can be used and its advantages. Finally, the
    student will design a booklet for mothers and kindergarten teachers on how to
    assess and evaluate one aspect of the child growth.