Table of contents for Assessing academic English : testing English proficiency, 1950-1989 : the IELTS solution / Alan Davies.

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Contents
Acknowledgements	viii
Series Editors note	ix
Abbreviations	xiii
1	The 1950s and 1960s: the English Proficiency Test Battery	1
2	Communicative interlude: the story of ELTS	28
3	Retreat from revolution: 1981 87	53
4	The ELTS revision plan: 1987 89	74
5	The development of IELTS a pragmatic compromise	91
Appendices	
1.1	Chronological overview of the history of academic
English assessment and the development
of ELTS/IELTS	117
2.1	English Proficiency Test Battery (EPTB) British
Council Information Leaflet	120
2.2	English Proficiency Test Battery (EPTB) Short
Version Form A, 1964 Part 1 and Part 2	123
2.3	English Proficiency Test Battery (EPTB) Short
Version Form A, 1964 Scoring Instructions	134
3.1	A Communication Needs Profile of Overseas
Undergraduate Students in UK, 1977	136
3.2	Example of Content Specification and Item 
Analysis for the ELTS test M1 (Social Studies): 
Mark II Version	143
4.1	English Language Testing Service (ELTS)
Specifications, 1978	144
4.2	Notes on the English Language Testing
Service (ELTS), 1976 80 supplied by
Brendan J Carroll, 18 August 2004	169
5.1	Notes to Registrars and Secretaries, 1979	171
6.1	ELTS Specimen Materials Booklet	175
6.2	Versions of ELTS, 1980	203
6.3	ELTS Administrators Manual, 1986	307
7.1	Introduction to ELTS Validation Report,
1(ii) by Hughes, Porter and Weir, 1988	325
8.1	English Language Battery (ELBA)	327
9.1	Test of English for Educational Purposes (TEEP)	337
10.1	ELTS Revision Specifications for M
(Physical Science and Technology), 1989	355
11.1	Proposed Structure of IELTS Tests, 1989	361
12.1	An Introduction to IELTS, 1989	363
12.2	IELTS User Handbook, 1989	372
12.3	Versions of IELTS, 1989	381
Bibliography	448
Index	453

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

International English Language Testing System.
English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.
English language -- Ability testing.