LTRG is open to staff members, visiting researchers, PhD and MA students. Staff and students working away from campus can attend the seminars on-line. Please contact Tineke Brunfaut (t.brunfaut ‘at’ lancaster.ac.uk) or Luke Harding (l.harding ‘at’ lancaster.ac.uk) for details.
LTRG usually meets on Thursdays, from 15:00 to 16:30, in the County South building, room D72 (unless otherwise indicated).
|12 Oct||15:00-16:30||County South D72||Ying Xu (South China University of Technology, China)||A longitudinal investigation of students’ perceptions and use of automated writing evaluation (AWE) feedback in L2 formative writing assessment: The case of Pigai|
|19 Oct||14:00-16:30||County South D72||(1) Talia Isaacs (University College London, IoE)
(2) John Read (The University of Auckland, NZ)
|(1) Contemporary debates in language testing: Standards, the native speaker, and the role of our professional association
(2) A fresh look at assessing depth of vocabulary knowledge
|2 Nov||16:00-17:30||Cavendish Colloquium||John Pill||Score-users’ perspectives on testing occupation-related language skills|
|Wedn 8 Nov||12:00-13:00||FASS A010 MR3||Ana Pellicer-Sanchez (University College London, IoE)||Examining learners’ eye movements during reading in different input modalities (joint LTRG-SLLAT session)|
|16 Nov||15:00-16:30||County South D72||Ari Huhta (University of Jyväskylä, Finland)||Diagnosing writing and its development in English as a foreign language|
|24-26 Nov||University of Huddersfield||Language Testing Forum 2017 (http://ukalta.org/call-for-papers-ltf-2017/)|
|30 Nov||13:00-17:00||County South D72||all LTRG members||Writing retreat|
|7 Dec||15:00-16:30||County South D72||Tineke Brunfaut||ILTA bibliography (please bring your own laptop)|
|Tue 12 Dec||16:00-17:00||Tim McNamara (The University of Melbourne, Australia)||English as a Lingua Franca and language assessment|
|Wedn 13 Dec||10:00-11:30||FASS A010 MR3||MA in Language Testing dissertation talks: