Facione, P. Main constructs measured Cognitive competencies Applicable grade levels Ages 15 to adult Publication year for the most recent version No information available in the references reviewed. Scoring Overall score reporting Overall thinking ability scores are reported. Subscore reporting Seven disposition subscores are reported. These include disposition toward truth seeking toward open-mindedness or intolerance toward anticipating possible consequences or being heedless of them toward proceeding in a systematic or unsystematic way toward being confident in the powers of reasoning or mistrustful of thinking toward being inquisitive or resistant to learning, toward mature and nuanced judgment or toward rigid simplistic thinking. Scoring procedures Scoring service is provided by the assessment developers.
The California Critical Thinking Disposition Inventory : CCTDI test manual
Yet, you have no idea on how to prepare for it. The California Critical Thinking Skills test is a discipline-neutral test that is used to evaluate the reasoning abilities of candidates. It has been used in all kinds of industries to test graduates of their aptitudeand logical thinking capabilities before shortlisting them for the next step in the recruitment process. The CCTST is designed to test whether a test-taker would demonstrate the critical and logical thinking skills required to solve the problems and in effect show real-world problem-solving abilities. The test has the following features.
However, it is important to point out that all of these measures are of questionable utility for dental educators because their content is general rather than dental education specific. See Critical Thinking and Assessment. Reliability means that individual scores from an instrument should be the same or nearly the same from one administration of the instrument to another.