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This course covers the fundamental and essential principles of testing, assessment and evaluation. It includes different types of assessment and approaches to second language testing. It also exposes student to the various test types and procedures for drawing up test specifications and designing tests for English as a second language.

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Entry Requirements: 
Entry Requirements - No 
Age Experience - 19 Years Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Pre-requisites - No
  1. Introduction
  2. Approaches to Language Testing
  3. Principles of Language Assessment
  4. Planning and designing the evaluation instrument
  5. Designing Language Tests
  6. ssessing Listening
  7. Assessing Speaking
  8. Assessing Writing
  9. Assessing Reading

Coursework 1 - 20%
Coursework 2 - 40%
Quiz - 10%
Report - 30%

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in ESL Assessment and Evaluation (BEd), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Bachelor of Education (Honours)
Continuing Education: 
Upon successful completion of this Bachelor of Education (Honours) programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):
  1. Master of Education by Research
  2. Master of Education by Coursework
Career Opportunities: 

School leavers who want to get a head start before joining an academic programme or a working adults who want to upskill or learn a specific skill; work with rapidly changing technology; and/or acquire specialised skills sought after by employers.