Opportunities in Psychology Careers by Donald E. Super, Charles Super

By Donald E. Super, Charles Super

Possibilities in Psychology Careers deals task seekers crucial information regarding various careers within the box of psychology. The booklet comprises education and schooling necessities, wage facts, and web assets.

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Such preparation is more important than an extensive undergraduate background in psychology. Graduate preparation should proceed to the doctorate and include the basic courses in psychology. These courses should stress personality theory and developmental, social, and abnormal psychology with considerable work in measurement and research methods. Supplementary work in cultural anthropology and sociology is essential. Some experience and skill in clinical and counseling methods generally has been considered useful in personality research.

Being placed in these jobs depends less on training than on practical experience, contacts, and personal characteristics. The outlook for this field is that there will continue to be a steady, even though reduced, demand for qualified men and women. The American Board of Examiners in Psychology issues a Diploma in Industrial and Organizational Psychology to psychologists meeting its educational and experience requirements. These requirements include a doctorate, five years of appropriate experience, and passing written, oral, and practical examinations.

Psychometrics is the science of measuring human intellectual, emotional, and social characteristics and behavior, although the term sociometrics is more properly applied to measuring some aspects of social behavior. 32 Opportunities in Psychology Careers The field is concerned with the identification of characteristics that can be measured and with the development of methods for measuring them. Its next concern is with the adaptation or development of statistical methods for the treatment of measurement data gathered, the refinement of measures, and the testing of their value as measures in relation to what they are supposed to measure.

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