FDP session 21st & 22nd July 2010

Various session of AICTE FDP was conducted on 21and 22nd July 2010


On 21st July, 2010, Wednesday, 

Session I started at 10-11:30 am which was based on Multivariate Analysis and Session II that was between 11:45-1:15 pm was continuation of Multivariate Analysis. The Key note Speaker for this Session was Dr. V. K. Jain, Director Pioneer Institute of Professional Studies, Indore
On 21st July, 2010, Session III, and Session IV was based on SPSS (ANOVA)
and SPSS (Regression), conducted by Dr. A.K. Singh (DAVV)

On 22nd July, 2010, Thursday
Dr. V. K. Jain Director Pioneer Institute of Professional Studies, Indore was the expert authority for the day. He took four sessions from 10-11:30 am, 11:45-1:15 pm, 2:00- 3:30 pm and 3:45-5:15 pm. In his lecture, he covered the topics like How to prepare a Research Proposal/ Synopsis for Ph. D, How to prepare a Research Proposal/ Synopsis for Ph. D, Writing a Research Paper and presenting it Refereed Journals-how to approach.

He gave a detailed lecture How to Write References, Why to include References, When to include Reference. He also explained Harvard Referencing System, its General Rules. By an illustration of a Research Study on Status of Higher Education in India,  Expansion of Higher education Type of Institutions and their Numbers, Assessment of Capacity to Achieve GER, Objectives of XI Plan, Capacity expansion during XI Plan, Types of Scale (Nominal, Ordinal, Interval, Ratio).
He also explained Scaling Method Classification, Specialized Scales,
Semantic Differential, Some Paired Adjectives for the Evaluation Dimension
Example of Semantic Differential, THURSTONE SCALES Procedure, Constant Sum, Likert Scale, Paired Comparison, Disguised Scaling Technique, Personality Testing, Facts to Consider When Defining “Personality”, Value of Personality Questionnaires, Disadvantage of Personality Tests, Two Main Personality Theories.
He explained the The Big Five OCEAN

  • Openness to Experience
  • Conscientiousness
  • Extraversion
  • Agreeableness
  • Neuroticism

He also taught California Psychological Inventory, 16 Personality Factor (16PF), 16PF, Psychometrics of 16PF, 16PF Applications, Type Theories of Personality
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, MBTI Scales, MBTI Psychometrics, The Projective Techniques, The Rorschach Inkblot Test, Administering the Rorschach, Psychometric Properties of the Rorschach, Thematic Apperception Test (TAT), Thematic Apperception Tests, Examples of Projective, Sources of Inaccuracy in Personality Testing, Faking, Random Responding, Impression Management