HEIghten Written Communication Assessment

The HEIghten® Written Communication assessment addresses four dimensions: Knowledge of social and rhetorical situations, knowledge of conceptual strategies, knowledge of language use and conventions, knowledge of the writing process. The HEIghten Written Communication assessment is administered in a single 45-minute testing session. The first section consists of an essay task that requires the test taker to compose an original response which adopts or defends a position on a claim. In the second section, the test taker is presented with two passage-based sets, each of which includes 12 selected-response questions.

Content

Topics
Relationship Management
Skills
Written Communication
Subskills

Knowledge of Social & Rhetorical Situations, Knowledge of Conceptual Strategies, Knowledge of Language Use & Conventions, Knowledge of the Writing Process

Grades
Post secondary
Languages
English

Administration Information

Length
45 minutes
Price

$12 each up to 499
$11 each 500 to 999
$10 each 1,000+
$20.50 each remote proctored test session

Training
Not indicated
Qualifications
Not indicated
Administration
Individual,
Paper,
Computer

Access and Use

Contact

1-800-745-0269

Open Access
No

Psychometrics

Scoring
Computer scoring,
Manual scoring