Language Testing and Assessment 2

Module code: ED7008

This module builds upon Language Testing and Assessment 1 to provide you with a solid grounding in the key concepts and theories surrounding the construction, administration and evaluation of language tests. Topics covered will include evaluation of prototype tests, creation of scoring models, validation in test administration, construct validity and ethical issues in language testing.


  • 14 hours of seminars
  • 2 hours of tutorials
  • 134 hours of guided independent study


  • Assignment, 3,000 words (100%)


With the prior agreement of the module leader(s) the assessment for two option modules may be combined in a single submission of 6,000 words.