LALS-524 – Language Testing
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||Linguistics & Applied Language||Restrictions:||LALS 504|
A study of the design, development and analysis of language tests, especially for the purpose of assessing achievement or proficiency in a second language. This course runs as both distance and campus-based over summer: November 2013 to February 2014. Trimester 3: Withdrawal with refund by 21/11/2014; withdrawal without Associate Dean (Students) approval by 11/12/2014.
1. LALS 524 Set Readings
2. McNamara, T. (2000). Language Testing. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Both are available at vicbooks and local bookstores.The readings for LALS 524 are all available on Blackboard, and downloadable in PDF format. Other additional readings will be posted on Blackboard when needed.
N.B. The on campus classes (CRN 10593) will resume in January after the Christmas break and run until mid-February. Exact dates will be posted in due course.
Trimester 3 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10593 (L1)||17 Nov – 21 Dec 2014||Thu||1310 - 1500||24 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]||201||Peter Gu*||5 Jan – 12 Feb 2015||Thu||1310 - 1500||24 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]||201||10647 (L1)||17 Nov – 22 Feb 2015||tba||[Distance (NZ)]||Peter Gu*|
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.