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Professor CONIAM, David
Research Chair Professor of Curriculum and Assessment; Head of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Professor David Coniam
Area of Expertise
  • Language assessment
  • Language teaching methodology
  • Computer assisted language learning

Professor CONIAM, David
Research Chair Professor of Curriculum and Assessment; Head of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Professor David Coniam is Research Chair Professor and the Head of Department in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the Faculty of Education and Human Development at The Education University of Hong Kong, where he is a teacher educator, working with ESL teachers in Hong Kong secondary schools. David joined the then Hong Kong Institute of Education from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, where he spent over 20 years in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, the last five years as Department Chair. His main publication and research interests are in language assessment, language teaching methodology and computer assisted language learning. He led the team which developed the Language Proficiency Assessment of Teachers (English). Recently, he has been leading research into the comparability and acceptance of onscreen marking with the HKEAA.

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