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Your next step forward: Goethe-Zertifikat B1

Next Exam: April 17, 2020 @ 9:00 am

Registration Deadline: Sunday, March 15, 2020

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The Goethe-Zertifikat B1 is a German test for young people and adults. It confirms that one has an independent grasp of the German language, and corresponds to the third level (B1) of the six-level competency scale of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Passing the test shows that the participant can...

  • understand key points of information about work, school and leisure time when standard language is being used.
  • handle most situations that one would encounter when traveling in German-speaking countries.
  • express oneself simply and coherently on familiar topics and areas of personal interest.
  • talk about experiences and events, describe dreams, hopes and goals, and provide brief explanations and statements of purpose.

B1 Prüfung:

  • Hören: 40 minutes
  • Lesen: 65 minutes
  • Sprechen: 15 minutes
  • Schreiben: 60 minutes

Total Time: 3 hours

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