ED-D 514

Assessment in Counselling

Units: 1.5

The use of testing, diagnosis, and other aspects of assessment within a counselling perspective for adults, adolescents and children. Topics addressed include: basic concepts in assessment, the relationship between counselling and assessment, ethical issues, diversity, reliability and validity, test selection and administration, test evaluation, a variety of assessments and assessment reports.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ED-D 514, ED-D 591 (if taken in the same topic).
  • Students who have Counselling or related background may request permission to register in the course.


  • Admission to MA program in Counselling Psychology; or
  • permission of the department.

Graduate course in the Educational Psychology and Leadership Studies program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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