UV9293 – Item Response Theory

Schedule, syllabus and examination date

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Course content

UV9293 is taught alongside the master's level course MAE4120 Item Response Theory. The contents of the course, schedule and reading list are the same as for MAE4120.

Please see the course page for MAE4120 for a detailed description of the course contents and learning outcomes.

It is strongly recommended that the students in UV9293 attend all lectures, seminars and labs, and that they complete the lab exercises.

Admission

There is a limited number of seats due to joint teaching with the master’s level version of the course.

PhD candidates at the Faculty of Educational Sciences will be given priority, but it is also possible for others to apply for the course.

The deadline for registration is January 9, 2019.

Candidates admitted to a PhD-program at the Faculty of Educational Sciences (UV) can apply in StudentWeb.

Other applicants can apply by filling out this electronic form.

Prerequisites

Formal prerequisite knowledge

Basic knowledge of R is required.

Teaching

Organizer: CEMO (Centre for Educational Measurement at University of Oslo)

Coordinator/Responsible: Björn Andersson

Teaching: Joint teaching with the master level version of the course, MAE4120.

Schedule: Available  on the semester page from 22 November.

Literature: Available  on the semester page from 22 November.

Examination

To obtain 1 credit, 80 % attendance in the course is required. To obtain 5 credits, 80 % attendance and a successfully completed paper is required.

A more specific description of the paper and a submission deadline will be given in class.

Previous assignments and grading guides ("sensorveiledning")

Language of examination

The examination text is given in English, and you submit your response in English.

Grading scale

Grades are awarded on a pass/fail scale. Read more about the grading system.

Facts about this course

Credits

5

Teaching

Every spring

Examination

Every spring

Teaching language

English