
Course unit
PSYCHOMETRICS (C.I.)
PSP5070167, A.A. 2017/18
Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Modules of the integrated course unit
Mode of delivery (when and how)
Period 

Year 

Teaching method 
frontal 
Start of activities 
02/10/2017 
End of activities 
19/01/2018 
Prerequisites:

No particular prerequisites are needed 
Target skills and knowledge:

The course is aimed at introducing basic concepts and methods of Psychometrics.
More specifically, the contents of the course are the following:
 Basic set theory
 Foundations of relations and functions theories; measurement scales
 Combinatorics and probability theories
 Discrete and continuous probability distributions
 Descriptive statistics
 Basic principles of statistical inference
 z test, t test
 chisquared test
 Correlation
 Basic principles of analysis of variance (ANOVA) 
Examination methods:

The exam will be on computer 
Assessment criteria:

The evaluation will take into account both the correct solution of the exercises, and the logical sequence of concepts that underlie the exercise. The comments to the results will be considered too. 

