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Weschler Intelligence Scale for Children - Fifth edition (WISC V)

The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children®- Fifth Edition (WISC®-V UK) is the popular intelligence quotient (IQ) test administered to determine a child’s cognitive strengths (and possible giftedness) and weaknesses (possible learning disorders or intellectual disabilities). Practitioners can also investigate gaps between academic achievement and a child’s level of intellectual functioning by comparing results from the WISC®-V UK with academic achievement scores from an assessment such as the WIAT-III.

Basic info

Age range Children 6 years 0 months to 16 years 11 months
Administration time 60 minutes for core subtests
Comparison group Global norms
Language availability English
Scoring options Hand-scorable
Integrated report options YES

Additional info