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Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children - Fourth Edition (India)
Measure a child's intellectual ability.
 
Description:

The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children® - Fourth Edition (India) (WISC-IVINDIA) builds on contemporary approaches in cognitive psychology and intellectual assessment, to give you an up to date, culturally appropriate and relevant tool to support your clinical judgment and guide your intervention.

The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children - Fourth Edition (India) (WISC-IVINDIA) is a gold standard used globally and across India for assessing children's intellectual ability. We are pleased to bring out the WISC-IV with India norms. Use the WISC-IVINDIA to obtain a valid and comprehensive profile of a child's cognitive strengths and weaknesses, in the Indian context in order to ensure 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

 
Applications:
    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
 
Pricing Information:
 

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

Rs. 60,638/- + VAT + Shipping and Handling

 
 

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Key Information

Author/s:
David Wechsler

Project Managers for India Standardization:
Michelle Joseph & Angelina Mao

Age Range:
6 years to 16 years 11 months

Administration:
Individual - varies by number of subtests administered

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

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