Essays about: "Coh-Metrix"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the word Coh-Metrix.

  1. 1. Variation in Assessment : A Coh-Metrix Analysis of Evaluation of Written English in the Swedish Upper Secondary School

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Hugo Simion Malmcrona; [2020]
    Keywords : Writing assessment; lexical sophistication; cohesion; Coh-Metrix; L2 writing;

    Abstract : Reliable evaluation is an important part of language education. However, reliable evaluation of student writing is notoriously difficult to achieve nationally. READ MORE

  2. 2. Correlations Between Textual Features and Grades on the Swedish National Exam in English : A Coh-Metrix Analysis

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Westerlund; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Researchers and educators do not always have a clear idea about how evaluators actually go about assessing student texts. On the one hand, grading criteria are often vague and differ across locations and age groups. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploration on Automated Software Requirement Document Readability Approaches

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Mingda Chen; Yao He; [2017]
    Keywords : Readability Measurement; Software Requirement Specification; Automated Approach;

    Abstract : Context. The requirements analysis phase, as the very beginning of software development process, has been identified as a quite important phase in the software development lifecycle. Software Requirement Specification (SRS) is the output of requirements analysis phase, whose quality factors play an important role in the evaluation work. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Analysis of Readability of Standard Measurements in English Textbooks by Swedish Publishers from the 90’s to 2016

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Mia Leander; [2016]
    Keywords : English textbooks; Coh-Metrix; Readability; Flesch Reading Ease Formula; grade 7.;

    Abstract : Teachers employ traditional readability measurements to estimate text difficulty when assigning textbooks to meet the students’ current proficiency level. The purpose of this study was to see if modern textbooks published by five major publishing companies in Sweden were more difficult to read according to traditional readability formula compared to textbooks published in the 90’s. READ MORE

  5. 5. Using Coh-Metrix to investigate changes in student texts : Comparing student writing from 1999 and 2009

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Jennifer Törnqvist; [2015]
    Keywords : Coh-Metrix; Cohesion; Student writing; Text quality; Extramural English;

    Abstract : This study investigates Swedish students’ texts from two time periods: 1999 and 2009, in search of cohesive evidence indicating a change of quality influenced by the development of the Internet. The method used in this study is the application of a computational tool that provides measures of language and discourse called Coh-Metrix, which provides measures along several cohesion variables, including word concreteness, deep cohesion, verb cohesion and lexical diversity. READ MORE