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LIN8007 Language Testing

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Education
School or Department : Education


The course will introduce students to the different types of language tests and forms of language assessment techniques and their purposes. It will look at how language proficiency is measured and the ways scores are interpreted. It will also discuss the criteria for good tests: reliability and validity. Students will have practice in devising their own test packages in which they will demonstrate their understanding of the principles of second language testing.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 Online
Semester 3, 2011 Online