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Survey of attitudes towards Academic English tests in the Commonwealth

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A SELT (Secure English Language Test) is an international English language test which the UK Visa and Immigration Service identify as being proof of a student’s English language proficiency. Examples of SELTs include IELTS, PTE Academic, TOEFL-iBT and TOEIC, FCE, CAE and CPE among others
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23) Taking a SELT is simply a bureaucratic exercise to get a visa  
24) Taking a SELT is a useful exercise in measuring my ability in academic English  
25) Students who have had all their education in the language of English should not have to do a SELT  
26) Students from Commonwealth countries should still have to do a SELT because English is not spoken widely enough in those countries  
27) Students from Commonwealth countries should do a SELT because English high/secondary school qualifications from those countries cannot be guaranteed for quality.  
28) A SELT test is a better indicator of a student’s academic English proficiency than a high/secondary school English qualification from their home country  
29) Being taught all their school subjects in the medium of English is better proof of a student’s English proficiency than a SELT test score  
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