- Code LING6029
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Linguistics
- Areas of interest Asian Languages, European Languages, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Latin American Languages
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Develop an awareness of the key concepts in language assessment
- Critically evaluate language assessment practices
- Understand the social and political dimensions of language testing
- Apply principles of test design, analysis and evaluation
- Understand the relationship between language assessment and language teaching
- Carry out research on language assessment
Indicative AssessmentCritical review of an existing language assessment (2000 words) (LO 1, 2, 3, 5)
Test development project
Stage 1: Test specifications, test/task materials design and rationale (2000 words) (LO 3, 4, 5, 6)
Stage 2: Test trial (LO 1, 2, 4, 5, 6)
Stage 3: Test analysis evaluation (LO 1, 2, 4, 5, 6) (2000 words)
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WorkloadThis course has 3 contact hours per week (lectures, tutorials and online discussions). It is expected that students will commit an additional 7 hours per teaching week of independent study preparing assignments and doing further reading (total 130 hours).
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9303||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||Blended||N/A|