Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course) Division of Humanities and Social Sciences Psychology Program
Lecture Code WMC33000 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 臨床心理査定演習 I (心理的アセスメントに関する理論と実践)
Subject Name
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Seminar on Psychological Assessment I (Theory and Practice of Psychological Assessment)
カミテ ユカ,アベ カズアキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Mon5-8:EDU A617
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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Lecture, Seminar, Discussion, Student presentation 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 06 : Psychology
Eligible Students
Keywords Theory and Practice of Psychological Assessment 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
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"Provides learning on reality of psychological assessment that can lead to treatment and support in medical, educational, child welfare, and disabled welfare fields.
In the 1st term, provides learning on methods for selection of check according to purpose/subject/situation, practical setting, rapport formation/implementation, reading of check results, analysis, differential diagnosis, and client’s understanding and support concept.  " 
Class Schedule Lesson 1 Orientation, Purpose and ethics of psychological Assessment
Lesson 2 Questionnarie method 1 (Parsonarity test)
Lesson 3 Questionnarie method 2 (Attitude test)
Lesson 4 Questionnarie method 1 (Test battery)
Lesson 5 Intelligence test (Outline of WAIS-III)
Lesson 6 Intelligence test (Outline of WAIS-III)
Lesson 7 Intelligence test (Mutual practice ofWAIS-III)
Lesson 8 Intelligence test (WAIS-III)
Lesson 9 Intelligence test (WAIS-III)
Lesson 10 Intelligence test (WISC-Ⅳ)
Lesson 11 Intelligence test (WISC-Ⅳ)
Lesson 12 Intelligence test (Mutual Practice WISC-IV)
Lesson 13 Intelligence test (WISC-Ⅳ)
Lesson 14 Intelligence test (WISC-Ⅳ)
Lesson 15 Feedback and Reviewing

Submission of report for each theme required. 
Other textbooks/materials to be provided or indicated. But student’s self-study is essential. " 
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
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Preparation and
Base of psychological evaluation is an interview. Since it’s required to gain knowledge and understanding on psychotherapy theories and psychiatric medicine (psychopathology, in particular), and body and mind development, continue to study these areas constantly. Think about what type of mind function and power are handled by each psychological check and understand them in a way of leading to psychological support.
Requirements Open only to students in psychology clinical study course.
Grading Method We evaluate your goals to master implementation methods for WAIS-III and WISC-IV in the final report. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it Teachers with certified psychologist give lectures and exercises on psychological assessment. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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