- Code LING2029
- 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 Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Social Research
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Susan Macqueen
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2018
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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
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 (1000 words) (LO 3, 4, 5)
Stage 2: Test trial, analysis and evaluation (2000 words) (LO 1, 2, 4, 5)
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials; b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8876||23 Jul 2018||30 Jul 2018||31 Aug 2018||26 Oct 2018||In Person||N/A|