School Social Work Assessment: Integrating Psychological & Educational Testing

Offering Code

428

Offering Description


This course is designed for professionals who have already obtained their MSW degree.

This 7 week course delves into the integral place of assessment within the roles and functions of school social work services. Theoretical and practical knowledge about how psychological & educational testing and measurement procedures are included in problem-solving processes within schools, and are embedded within the broader context of psycho-social assessment that leads to evidence-based interventions is examined.

Please note that text books for this course will cost approximately $200.

Prior to taking this course, please review the technology requirements at http://help.d2l.msu.edu/.

Refunds will be given less a 5% administrative fee one week before the course start date. Students who drop the course up to one week into the course will be given a refund less a 50% administrative fee. After the first week no refunds will be issued.

No incompletes will be offered.


After registration and payment, check your email and click the link to follow these steps to access the course on the start date:
Step 1: Go to the D2L website by typing this URL in your browser: https://d2l.msu.edu.
Step 2: Sign into D2L using the Community ID (username and password) that you created during the registration process to access the course.
Step 3: Click the course title and begin your course on the start date advertised.

No partial continuing education credit will be given. Students must complete the entire course to receive CECHs. Completing this course with a passing grade of 80% or higher overall will allow you to receive 36 CECHs.
Within one week after the course is complete, the instructor will send a grade report to Continuing Education Program. If you scored 80% or higher, you will be emailed a REQUIRED evaluation. Your letter of completion and certificate (if requesting CECHs) will only be mailed upon completion of the survey. You will receive your letter of completion/certificate within 30 days of the course ending. If you do not receive the letter/certificate, please contact Continuing Education 517-353-3060 or email swkce@msu.edu.

For more information, to request accommodations, view policies, or file a grievance, please contact Continuing Education

Section: 428.(4)

Section Description:

This 7 week course delves into the integral place of assessment within the roles and functions of school social work services. The course examines theoretical and practical knowledge about how psychological and educational testing and measurement procedures are included in problem-solving processes within schools, and how they are embedded within the broader context of psycho-social assessment that leads to evidence-based interventions. Course runs from January 9, 2017 through February 24, 2017 .

Access to content (from time of purchase): 1 Year

This class is not available for registration.

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