Oral Passage Understanding ScaleOPUS
Oral Passage Understanding Scale (OPUS™) assesses listening comprehension in children and young people.
CASL-2 and OPUS Combination Kit015800955X Qualification Level B
CASL-2/OPUS Combo Kit (includes CASL-2 Complete Kit [CASL-2 Manual, Easel 1, Easel 2, Easel 3 Forms (10)] and OPUS Complete Kit [OPUS Manual, Easel, Forms (10)])
- Age range:
- 5 to 21 years
- Publication date:
- Qualification level:
- Completion time:
- 10 to 20 minutes
- Individually administered; the examiner reads a passage and related questions aloud from a self-standing easel and the examinee responds orally—no reading or writing required
- Age- and grade-based standard scores and percentiles, test-age and grade equivalents
- Based on a stratified sample of 1,517 individuals that is representative of the U.S. population in terms of gender, race/ethnicity, parent education level, and geographic region
The Oral Passage Understanding Scale is a new measure of listening (auditory) comprehension designed to assess the comprehension of spoken language in a natural context.
An excellent companion test to the CASL-2, use OPUS on its own to quickly measure listening comprehension.
The following resources are available for OPUS.