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ERIC Number: EJ423112
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0015-718X
Oral Testing of Beginning Language Students at Large Universities: Is It Worth the Trouble?
Harlow, Linda L.; Caminero, Rosario
Foreign Language Annals, v23 n6 p489-501 Dec 1990
An investigation of the place of oral testing in large institutions' foreign language programs found common problems, including large classes, multisectioned courses, and use of inexperienced teaching assistants as evaluators. Most institutions using oral testing coped with the problems. Recommendations for improving test use and administration are made. (12 references) (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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