Described Proficiency Scales

The Described Proficiency Scale (DPS) for the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students is a document designed to assist you to prepare for the test and interpret your results’ statements. The DPS includes information on the skills you are required to have to perform below, at or above the test standard.

If an accessible version of the Described Proficiency Scale (DPS) is required, please email ACER at: