Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children® – Fourth Edition ( Wisc-IV ) India Complete Kit

Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children® – Fourth Edition ( Wisc-IV ) India Complete Kit

Description

Helps measure a child’s intellectual ability

Helps measure a child’s intellectual ability

Author:

David Wechsler

Age Range:

6 years to 16 years 11 months

Administration:

Individual – varies by number of subtests administered

RTI Tiers:

RTI Level 3

Completion Time:

Core subtests: 60-90 minutes

Norms:

Scaled Scores by age, Index Scores, Full-Scale IQ

Scores/Interpretation:

FSIQ, Index Scores, and Subtest Scaled Scores

Report Options:

Score, Client, and Interpretive

Publication Date:

2003

The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC) is a gold standard used in intellectual

assessment globally and across India for assessing children’s intellectual ability. Use

the WISC-IVINDIA  to obtain a valid and comprehensive profile of a child’s cognitive strengths

and weaknesses, to ensure timely and appropriate intervention.

WISC-IVINDIA combines the benefits of the most recent version of the WISC and has been adapted to be more relevant for India. Key features include:

  • Culture appropriate items
  • Norms for children in India
  • Increased developmental appropriateness
  • Increased emphasis on composite scores
  • Increased attention to Working Memory and Processing Speed
  • More user-friendly administration and scoring
  • Reflects current theory and practice of cognitive assessment of children

New Subtests of the WISC-IV reflect current clinical knowledge and practice

  • Matrix Reasoning – measures fluid reasoning
  • Picture Concepts – measures fluid reasoning, perceptual organisation, and categorisation
  • Letter-Number Sequencing – measures working memory
  • Word Reasoning – measures reasoning with verbal material
  • Cancellation – measures processing speed using random and structured animal target forms

India Norms include:

  • Scaled scores by age
  • Composite scores and Full Scale IQ
  • Process Scores

Composite Scores:

It has four composite scores and the Full Scale IQ.

This system incorporates current theory and offers a better understanding of a child’s information processing abilities that will in turn help intervention

It can be used –

  • To obtain a comprehensive assessment of general cognitive functioning
  • As part of an assessment to identify learning difficulties, giftedness and cognitive strengths and weaknesses
  • To guide treatment planning in clinical and educational settings
  • For research purposes

Pearson Academy India (PAI), the training division of PCTA, conducts learning sessions for WISC-IV India.

Click here to learn more about PAI and register your interest in a future learning session for WISC IV India.

Complete Kit:

Includes administration & technical manual, stimulus book, 25 record forms, 25 response booklets 1 & 25 response booklets 2, block design blocks, symbol search & coding scoring key and cancellation scoring templates with a bag.

ISBN 978938086256

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Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children – Fourth Edition, India (WISC-IVINDIA)

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