The University of Melbourne

Professional Certificate in Language Assessment

About Program

In today’s classroom, language teachers need a firm understanding of the role that assessment and evaluation has on the learning outcomes of their students. To drive positive results, language teachers need to be able to design effective and reliable assessments. The Professional Certificate in Language Assessment will give you the confidence to deliver high quality tests and the ability to evaluate the value of your existing assessments. Developed by the Language Testing Research Centre with over 30 years’ experience, this is one of the few online courses that specialises in language assessment.

This practical course will enhance your language and ESL testing expertise with a specific set of practical skills in test development and evaluation. You’ll grow an in-depth understanding of the theoretical and practical issues in this field, which will extend your capacity as a well-rounded language educator and help you deliver more robust results for students. Offered 100% online, this accessible, affordable and flexibly-delivered course will give you access to internationally renowned researchers in language and testing and assessment. Learning from the best, you’ll quickly gain the specialist knowledge you need, at a time and place that suits you. Course aims: We’ve designed this course to improve the standard of language assessment literacy and ESL testing around the world across a broad range of contexts. You’ll become proficient in developing and evaluating language tests which will enhance the day-to-day running of your language program.

This will also determine how your students’ progress –?and excel. The Professional Certificate in Language Assessment has been developed to offer a real-world focus on language assessment in educational contexts. What’s distinctive about this course is that in just 6 months you’ll gain the expertise you need to progress your language and ESL testing skills and improve student outcomes. Career outcomes The Language Testing Research Centre is an international leader in research and development in language assessment and language program evaluation, with international partnerships across the UK, Japan, China, Chile, Hong Long, Korea, Singapore, New Zealand, and the USA.

Graduates of this course will be aligned with the centre’s highly-regarded reputation, attracting opportunities to specialise in the growing field of language assessment. With practical advice from leading experts, you’ll increase your confidence in your current role and gain the skills to deliver high-quality assessments.

Syarat Pendaftaran

  • English Language Proficiency
    • TOEFL : 79 (with scores of Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13)
    • IELTS : 6.5 (with written 6.5 and no band less than 6.0)
    • PTE Academic : 58 (achieve no PTE communicative skills score below 50)


Common documents
Academic Transcript
Degree Certificates
Required for final assessment of the Institution
English Proficiency Certificate

Jenjang Pendidikan

Certificate / Foundation


Languange and Literatures

Masa Studi

Online/Distance (6 months part time)

Biaya Pendidikan

AUD 7,232/tahun

Intake Batas pendaftaran
Jul -
Jan -
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With a proud history of innovation and forward-thinking, the University of Melbourne is a contemporary, thriving, and dynamic community. Students can study at the university’s founding campus in Parkville, in the heart of Melbourne, or one of the university’s six specialist campuses across Victoria.

While the University of Melbourne has extensive library resources and modern tuition spaces, it also offers students over 100 research centres, galleries, museums, performance and exhibition spaces, creative studios, a 3D printing lab, a fully functioning veterinary clinic and even a vineyard. Best of all, students will learn and be inspired by true global leaders who write the textbooks and not just teach from them.

The university runs a Student Life program to make sure students feel welcome, engaged and part of the community so they can thrive during their time at Melbourne. Students can also make the most of the excellent support services throughout their studies and even when they graduate.

Students moving to Melbourne will make memories that last a lifetime in Australia’s cultural, restaurant and sports capital. Melbourne is consistently ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit as one of the world’s most liveable cities, with a wealth of cultural, leisure and sporting facilities to enjoy, many of which offer discounts for students. There are more cafés, bars and restaurants per person than any other city in the world. This means students have lots of choice and places to meet with friends to unwind and experience Melbourne.

With students coming from over 160 different countries to study at Melbourne students will find themselves at the heart of one of the world’s most culturally diverse student bodies. The whole city is extremely welcoming and friendly, while the university offers tailored help for students travelling to Australia for the first time so they can quickly get comfortable and make sense of the local culture and the university lifestyle.


  1. Ranked 1st in Australia based on Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023.
  2. Ranked 34 in the World based on Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023.
  3. Ranked 8 in graduate employability worldwide based on QS Graduate Employability 2022.
  4. 40% of international students from 150 nationalities.
  5. 97% of undergraduates in work after 3 - 5 years (Career Outcomes survey 2017).
  6. 98% of graduates in work after 3-5 years (Career Outcomes survey 2017).
Biaya studi per tahun mulai dari

AUD 5,736





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