• Exploring the use of video-conferencing technology to deliver the IELTS Speaking Test: Phase 3 technical trial

      Berry, Vivien; Nakatsuhara, Fumiyo; Inoue, Chihiro; Galaczi, Evelina D.; IELTS (IELTS Partners: British Council, Cambridge Assessment English and IDP: IELTS Australia, 2018-01-01)
      This report presents Phase 3 of the study which was carried out with test-takers in five cities in Latin America. This phase focused only on the video-conferencing mode of delivery of the IELTS Speaking test. The primary aims were to: trial a new platform to deliver video-conferencing tests across different locations; and further investigate the scoring validity of the video-conferencing test.