Language Testing at Lancaster

The Language Testing at Lancaster (LTL) course is for those individuals or teams whose work or personal interests involve them in language test construction and development at the local or national level.

Weeks 1 and 2 of LTL will help participants build on their knowledge of language testing by providing theoretical input on issues central to language testing hands-on opportunities to develop test items.

In addition, two further 1-week courses focus on the analysis of test data. Week 1 focuses on the role of inferential statistics in classical test theory while week 2 offers an introduction to modern test theory.

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Dates in 2017

Weeks 1 and 2: 17 - 28 July 2017 

Classical Test Theory: 31 July - 4 August 2017 

Introduction to Modern Test Theory: 7-11 August 2017 

The deadline for applications is 20th May 2017.


Staff members

Course Director: Dr Rita Green

Dr Tineke Brunfaut, Dr Luke Harding