VERSANT

 

Versant Description
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Versant™ is a spoken language test which can be taken over the phone or on a computer, and automatically scored within minutes.


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Versant™ is a spoken language test which can be taken over the phone or on a computer, and automatically scored within minutes. The Versant tests have helped corporations, government agencies, universities, and schools accurately and quickly measure spoken English or Spanish skills for screening and training purposes in over 100 countries around the world.


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Versant™ is an automated spoken language test that can be easily taken over a phone or computer by large groups of candidates. Tests are automatically scored within minutes and provide both an overall score and sub-skill scores.


Versant tests have been recognized for its high validity and reliability. Test scores generated by the Ordinate testing system are virtually indistinguishable from expert human scoring, ensuring confidence in the results. The Versant test is highly reliable (split-half reliability of 0.97), delivering more consistent testing without the variability typical of multiple evaluators and locations.
Versant tests have helped corporations, government agencies, universities, and schools measure spoken English or Spanish for screening and training purposes. Compared to conventional methods, Versant tests provide a more rapid and cost effective testing experience with built-in security and high reliability. Over 50 million telephone and computer-delivered test questions have been delivered to, responded by, and automatically scored for individuals from over 100 countries around the world.