Beta-4 - nonverbal measure of adult cognitive abilities

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by C. E. Kellogg,  N. W. Morton


 


Purpose: Nonverbal measure of adult cognitive abilities
Age: 16 through to 99+ years
Admin: Individual
Time:
30 minutes

Qualification Level: 

Beta-4 is a nonverbal measure of adult cognitive abilities. The test has a variety of occupational and educational applications and is great for use with diverse adult populations within a wide range of language skills and intelligence levels.

The leading adult nonverbal assessment, Beta-4 includes a variety of occupational and educational applications. Technicians, paraprofessionals, and others in the fields of psychology and education can also administer Beta-4 to a group or individually.

Benefits

  • Assess different areas with five main subtests: Coding, Picture Completion, Clerical Checking, Picture Absurdities, and Matrix Reasoning.
  • Link to academic achievement for further analysis of learning issues.
  • Use in one-on-one or proctored group settings.
  • Use in prison systems to assess intellectual ability of inmates.
  • Evaluate employment readiness of new hires for companies.
  • Determine placement of students in vocational schools.

Features

Pearson has increased the efficiency, accuracy, and simplicity of the Beta-4 while retaining the same five subtests covering multiple facets of intelligence and key advantages of the Beta III.

  • New norms and items.
  • Updated and contemporary artwork.
  • Extended (upward) age range.
  • Low floors for individuals with average and lower cognitive abilities.
  • High ceiling with more challenging items.
  • Simplified and streamlined instructions.

Resources

The following resources are available for Beta-4:

    Beta-4 Brochure
    Beta-4 Manual Supplement
    Case Study: Juvenile Justice

 

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Beta-4 Complete Kit

Beta-4 Complete Kit. Qualification Level:  B 
£311.00
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Beta-4 Response Booklets

Beta-4 Response Booklets. Pack of 25. Qualification Level:  B 
£205.00
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