Using Assessment Results for Career Development / Edition 8

Using Assessment Results for Career Development / Edition 8

by Debra S. Osborn, Vernon G. Zunker
     
 

ISBN-10: 1111521271

ISBN-13: 9781111521271

Pub. Date: 07/28/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Osborn and Zunker review a variety of measurement devices for diagnostic, predictive, comparative, and developmental use in career counseling. Assessment of people with disabilities, achievement tests, interest and personality inventories, and card sorts are each described. The seventh edition adds a chapter on ethical issues and an appendix outlining career tests by…  See more details below

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Osborn and Zunker review a variety of measurement devices for diagnostic, predictive, comparative, and developmental use in career counseling. Assessment of people with disabilities, achievement tests, interest and personality inventories, and card sorts are each described. The seventh edition adds a chapter on ethical issues and an appendix outlining career tests by age level. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111521271
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/28/2011
Series:
Graduate Career Counseling Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


1. A Conceptual Model for Using Assessment Results. 2. Interpreting Assessment Results. 3. Some Measurement Concepts. 4. Ethics and Assessment. 5. Aptitude and Achievement Tests. 6. Interest Inventories. 7. Using Personality Inventories. 8. Career Beliefs and Decision-Making Inventories. 9. Computer-Assisted Career Guidance and Online Assessments. 10. Card Sorts and Other Non-Standardized Approaches in Career Counseling. 11. Combining Assessment Results.

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