PROF Patrick Griffin

PROF Patrick Griffin


  • Assessment and evaluation; Measurement; Item response modeling; Testing
  • Comparative education; Cross national studies
  • Competency standards for teachers
  • Competency-based assessment & training
  • Education testing and evaluation in Vietnam in primary, secondary, vocational and higher education
  • Interview Test of English as a Second Language
  • Judgement-based assessment
  • Language testing and evaluation
  • Outcomes-based education
  • Performance assessment
  • Profiles of achievement
  • South African Consortium for Measuring Educational Quality (SACMEQ)
  • Test development
  • Vocational education and training; Competency assessment
  • Year 12 certification in Hong Kong and Australia
  • learning and achievement assessment



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Education and training

  • BSc, University of Melbourne
  • MEd, University of Melbourne
  • TSTC, University of Melbourne
  • PhD, Florida State University 1980

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Australian Council for Educational Leaders, 2010
  • Fellow of the International Academy of Education, 2006
  • Fellow of the Australian College of Education, 1997



Available for supervision

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