Foreign Language Assessment

Prof. Dr. Claudia Harsch
Introduction to Basic Issues in Foreign Language Assessment


Claudia HarschClaudia Harsch joined the Centre of Applied Linguistics at the University of Warwick in February 2009. She previously worked at Humboldt University Berlin and University of Augsburg. She has a wide range of experience in educational evaluation and assessment, test development and teacher training. Her research interests are language assessment; educational evaluation; the role of assessment across cultures; analysis and implementation of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages; mixed-methods approaches to constructing and validating evaluation and measurement tools, language tests and teaching materials; teacher training; the role of learners’ self assessment; development and assessment of intercultural competences. 

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