The course will provide you with vast and extensive knowledge of key principles of assessing and evaluating language skills and performance of your students. It gives in-depth penetration into key principles of assessing productive skills, scales for assessment, types of test and basic skills of test design. You will try your hand at being a test designer. You will get an opportunity to critically evaluate the existing test types, assessment scales and procedures and to come up with the new ideas of how to modify, update them and to make them meet your needs. The reflection and feedback on the course will enable you to integrate these ideas into your own professional contexts at different levels.