ERIC Number: EJ616527
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
What To Look for in ESL Admission Tests: Cambridge Certificate Exams, IELTS, and TOEFL.
Chalhoub-Deville, Micheline; Turner, Carolyn E.
System, v28 n4 p523-39 Dec 2000
Familiarizes test users with issues to consider when employing assessments for screening and admission purposes. Examines the purpose, content, and scoring methods of three English-as-a-Second-Language admissions tests--the Cambridge certificate exams, International English Language Teaching System, and Test of English as a Foreign Language-computer-based test--and discusses reliability and validity considerations salient to each instrument. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Expanding Perspectives on Language Testing in the 21st Century.