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Date
Monday 27 April 2020 - 00:00 to Sunday 24 May 2020 - 23:59

Improve your knowledge of and skills in language assessment

In the last 15 years, assessment has had an increasingly significant impact on education policy globally. Consequently, there is a growing need among teachers to understand how assessment works.
 
In this free FutureLearn course, you will learn about the principles of sound language assessment. You will develop an understanding of the ideas in developing different types of test and how they can be applied. With guidance from experienced test developers and international assessment experts, you will explore practical ways of assessing language and skills which you can use in your classroom.
 
Access to this course is available from Monday 27 April and remains online for 6 weeks. Once you begin, the course lasts for four weeks (with approx. 3 hrs of study per week). You are welcome to join the course after the start date, too, as all material is fully available for the duration of the course.