Written examinations for post-graduate students (graduate reord examination (grs))
e. d. And. Represent the omplete set of tests of ahievements and tests of abilities to training in the postgraduate study, entering in the program of the testing spent by Servie of testing in formation (TS) under the general management of Advie on e. d. And. Created in the end of th within the limits of the joint projet of Fund of Carnegie for development of teahing and nesk. un- east staffs, by present time znah. xpanded and updated, this program is used by postgraduate studies in mn. un- also is held in respet among psihometristov for the tehnial qualities. The andidate on reeipt in postgraduate study arries out the test of abilities (aptitude test) and the additional (profound) test (advaned test) in the field of seleted during training in -those speializations. stimations vary within the limits of yo points of a standard sale. On the basis of parameters under these two tests the omplex parameter is dedued.
the test of abilities inludes tasks for verbal thinking, verbal understanding, mat. The thinking and ability to interpretation of data, the maintenane to- orresponds to a level of preparation of perfetly in time students of a final year -that the test gives verbal (V) and quantitative (Q) parameters. The new setion of the test added in and reonsidered in , gives analytial () a parameter, osn. On results of performane of the tasks measuring skill to think analytially and to do logi onlusions (new edition).
additional tests are offered in - areas of speialization: biology, hemistry, omputer failities, eonomy, pedagogis, engineering, the nglish literature, the Frenh language, geography, geology, German language, history, mathematis, musi, philosophy, physis, politial sienes, psyhology, the Spanish language and soiology. nek- tests give the general parameter others, alongside with the general, inlude also private parameters on setions of area of speialization.
parameters V, Q and And the test of abilities and the general parameters under additional tests answer all professional standards of reliability. In issled. prognostiheskoj validnosti as kriterialnyh suh measures, as a mean sore of students-graduates, reeption/non reeipt of a dotors degree within years after the termination of postgraduate study and an estimation of final examinations were used. As a whole, the highest parameters validnosti were given with a ombination of a mean sore of students-graduates with parameters e. d. And., thus a omplex parameter e. d. And. Predited kriterialnye measures in omparison with a mean sore of students-graduates is better.
see also Testing of abilities, the Foreast of the aademi progress of students, Measures of intelligene, Psihometrika, Tests for seletion of andidates