WIAT®-IIIUK is coming to the Q-interactive® Assessment library 30th October 2017
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WIAT®-IIIUK Paper-and-pencil format - Now Available!
The latest version of the most reliable and comprehensive assessment of reading, language and numerical attainment, Wechsler Individual Achievement Test - Third UK Edition (WIAT®-IIIUK) in traditional paper-and-pencil format is now available. For the first time WIAT®-IIIUK will also be available digitally via Q-interactive (available 30th October 2017) giving you the choice to choose the format that suits your practice.
> Download the brochure (PDF)
The WIAT®-IIIUK is suitable for use in a variety of educational, clinical and research settings. Clinician’s can use WIAT®-IIIUK results to:
- Identify the academic strengths and weaknesses of a student
- Inform decisions regarding eligibility for educational services, educational placement, or diagnosis of a specific learning difficulty
- Plan intervention
- Measure progress
Features and Benefits
- 16 subtests to evaluate listening, speaking, reading, writing, and mathematics skills
- 3 new subtests - oral reading fluency, maths fluency and early reading skills
The following diagram shows all the WIAT®-IIIUK subtests, subtest components and composites (excluding the Total Achievement composite), and the links between them.
> Download subtests description (PDF)
Eight composite scores:
- Oral Language
- Total Reading
- Basic Reading
- Reading Comprehension and Fluency
- Written Expression
- Maths Fluency
- Total Achievement
- Age-based standard scores
- Percentile ranks
- Stanines age equivalents
The WIAT®-IIIUK was standardised on a fully stratified sample of 744 children and young people, based on the UK 2011 Census. The WIAT®-IIIUK will be correlated with the Wechsler achievement tests of comparable ages.
Updates to support EHCP, DSA and AA requirements, and best practice:
- New UK norms from 4:0 - 25:11 years
- Upwards extension of UK norms to 25:11 years
- Standard scores for all subtests
- Comparisons with Wechsler ability scores
Now available, the traditional paper-and-pencil format, WIAT®-IIIUK Complete Kit includes: Examiner’s Manual, UK Scoring and Normative Manual, Stimulus Book, Scoring Workbook, Oral Reading Fluency Booklet, Pack of 25 x Record Forms, Pack of 25 x Response Booklets, Pseudoword Card, Word Card and Technical Manual/Audio USB.
Scoring and reporting: Hand scoring and new web-based scoring on Q-global will help to cut down on the time you spend on result's creation.
Digital format on Q-interactive®
Coming to Q-interactive 30th October 2017 the WIAT®-IIIUK includes access to the same content as the WIAT®-IIIUK paper-and-pencil format, plus an expanding library of assessments including WISC®-VUK, WAIS®-IVUK, WMS®-IVUK, KTEA™-3, NEPSY®-II, and D-KEFS™. Q-interactive walks you through administering a test, providing you with item-level administration directions, display of stimuli, capture of the child or young person's responses, and scoring.
Scoring and reporting: Real-time scoring and immediate access to results and reports makes interpreting test results easier and more time saving than ever before.
WIAT®-IIIUK and WISC®-VUK - Working together for a fuller picture
A subset of the WISC®-VUK and the WIAT®-IIIUK samples were co-collected allowing you to gain excellent comparisons of a child’s general ability level with his or her level of achievement. More information about the WISC®-VUK can be found on the product page.