309.718.01 APPLICATIONS OF ITEM RESPONSE THEORY (IRT) IN HEALTH RESEARCH AND PRACTICE
The goal of this course is to introduce students to Item Response Theory (IRT) and its potential applications in health research and practice. Students will learn about key assumptions, concepts, widely used models and procedures for implementing basic techniques through classroom lectures. As part of each session, students will also discuss an assigned reading on current applications of this method to appreciate the diverse ways this framework has been used in the health field.
- Tuesday 1:30 - 2:50
- Thursday 1:30 - 2:50
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