Test identification

Name of test Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children – Fourth UK Edition
Version WISC-V UK
Previous version(s) WISC-IV UK, WISC-V UK
Subjects Literacy, Maths
Summary Measure a child's intellectual ability. Superceded by WISC-V UK.

Assessment screening

Subscales As WISC-III, but also word reasoning, matrix reasoning, picture concepts, letter-number sequencing, cancellation.
Authors David Wechsler
Publisher Pearson Clinical
Test source https://www.pearsonclinical.co.uk/Psychology/ChildCognitionNeuropsychologyandLanguage/ChildGeneralAbilities/WechslerIntelligenceScaleforChildren-FourthUKEdition(WISC-IVUK)/WechslerIntelligenceScaleforChildren-FourthUKEdition(WISC-IVUK).aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 6–16:11 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4
UK standardisation sample Yes
Publication date 2004
Re-norming date N/a


Note whether shortlisted, and reasons why not if relevant No recent norms available