Please take a brief moment to look at the test descriptions below. They will certainly help give you a sense of what to expect from the placement test that is actual.
Take a Practice Test
Due to the fact test determines very first year course load, it's very important with the test format, test questions, and test strategies and that you practice taking the test that you familiarize yourself. To do so, we HIGHLY recommend that you:
Overall, the placement test consists of two parts: an English or ESL Part and a Math Part.
If for example the primary spoken language is apart from English, perhaps you are asked to use the ESL part, which includes ESL Listening, ESL Writing, and ESL Reading Skills sections.
On the other side hand, if you're a native English speaker, you will be asked to make the English part, which includes English Writing (Writeplacer) and English Reading Comprehension (Next-Generation Reading) Sections.
Finally, the Math Part is composed of three sections:
- Next-Generation Arithmetic
- Next-Generation Quantitative Reasoning Algebra, and Statistics (QAS)
- Next-Generation Advanced Algebra and Functions (AAF)
Depending on your performance, you may be asked to take one, two, or all three chapters of the Math Test.
All parts and parts of the placement test are computer-based, and provided by the key Campus and Regional Centers. No computer skills are needed. You merely make use of the mouse to go through the answer.
English and ESL sections that are writing
When you look at the English or ESL writing sections, you will have 60 minutes to publish about an interest you'll be given that day. Topics are chosen randomly. The writing sample will be scored by ACCUPLACER; if necessary, it may also be reviewed by members of the English Department who will be taught to read and evaluate placement essays. Your essay will be read by one or more faculty member, who will rescore your essay for placement. The combined scores regarding the faculty reader and ACCUPLACER, along with your score on either the Next-Generation Reading or ESL Reading Skills section, will likely be used to ascertain your placement in English classes.
For how the essays are evaluated as well as for sample practice questions as well as scored writing samples, please download the group of English Sample Essays or the group of ESL Sample Essays . (далее…)