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College of Business and Economics, Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management
Faculty: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Short Course in Practical Psychometry
Programme Code: KKS035
Medium of Facilitation: Part-time
NQF Credits: 0
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The purpose of this SLP is to prepare psychometrists to function effectively in any appropriate setting, including independent practice, by providing training and experience within the relevant scope of practice. The programme will prepare and give students entrance to the National Examination of the Professional Board for Psychology (HPCSA), after which they can register and practice as a psychometrist. As such the programme has a strong focus on theoretical aspect of testing and assessment.
The programme will prepare and give students entrance to the National Examination of the Professional Board for Psychology (HPCSA), after which they can register and practice as a psychometrist.
Applicants need to be in possession of an Honours degree in Psychology or Industrial Psychology. With an assessment module passed in the honours degree. Knowledge and an understanding of basic psychometric principles and psychometry is required.
Important notification to all qualifications: Please note that should you meet the above stipulated requirements, this would not automatically qualify you for the qualification. A further selection process will be conducted, upon which the College will notify you of its decision. Student number constraints necessitate a selection process.