UV9294 – Analysis of Large-Scale Assessment Data
UV9294 is taught as one (of several) elective module of the master level course MAE4051 Selected Topics in Educational Measurement. The contents of the course, schedule and reading list are the same as for MAE4051.
It is strongly recommended that the students in UV9294 attend all lectures with hands-on sections.
Recommended previous knowledge
Solid knowledge of basic statistical methods as typically acquired in a B.Sc. study program in the social sciences (descriptive statistics, statistical inference, correlation, regression analysis, factor analysis, path analysis) is expected. Additionally, a basic command of the statistical software R would be advantageous. The students are expected to bring a laptop with administrator rights and the newest version of R installed.
Organizer: CEMO (Centre for Educational Measurement at University of Oslo)
Coordinator/Responsible: Dr. Isa Steinmann
Schedule: 1. - 9. October 2020
Literature: Please refer to the MAE4051 semester pages
To obtain 1 credit, 80 % attendance in the course is required. To obtain 4 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.
Language of examination
The examination text is given in English, and you submit your response in English.
Grades are awarded on a pass/fail scale. Read more about the grading system.