Schedule
Day one
From
To
Program
8:30
9:00
Opening
President of the Center
9:00
9:30
STAPSOL:
Theoretical Foundations and Test Blueprint
Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Shamrani
9:30
10:00
Coffee break
10:00
11:15
Arabic Language Institutes in Saudi Arabia
11:15
12:30
American universities
12:30
1:45
Noon Prayer & Lunch
1:45
2:45
Centers Tour
2:45
3:45
Chinese universities & Malaysian universities
3:45
4:00
Afternoon prayer
4:00
5:00
Theoretical Foundations and Test Blueprint:
1
Item Analysis and Reliability
Dr. Khaleel Al-Harbi
2
Evidence of Internal Construct Validity with Reference to Rasch Model
 
Dr. Amjed Al-Owaidha
3
Construct Validity with Reference
to Structure Equation Modelling
Dr. Khaleel Al-Harbi
 
Day Two
From
To
Program
8:30
9:45
Turkish universities
9:45
10:45
Theoretical Foundations and Test Blueprint:
1
Essay Rating: Definition of Rubrics
Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Shamrani
Dr. Majid Al-Hamd
2
Essay Rating: An Analysis based on
G- Theory
Dr. Saif Al-Qahtani
3
Essay Rating: An Analysis based on Multifaceted Theory
Dr. Saif Al-Qahtani
10:45
11:15
Coffee break
11:15
12:00
Nigerian universities
12:00
12:30
Al-Azhar and Khartoum Arabic Institutes
12:30
12:45
Noon Prayer
12:45
2:00
Lunch
2:00
2:30
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for the Arabic Language
2:30
3:00
Sensitivity to Different levels
of Language Attainment
Dr. Khaleel Al-Harbi
3:00
5:00
Concluding session