Records of Achievement

 

1. Certificate (Zertifikat)

This foreign language certificate can be awarded to students at all levels who have fulfilled 240 hours of work and have passed the required exams. The exam entails completing a spoken section as well as a 150 minute written section. The exam disciplines are speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing, as well as a test of vocabulary and knowledge of language structure.

 

2. Certificate (Zeugnis)

With the exception of level A1, this certificate can be obtained for all language levels when 120 hours of work have been fulfilled and the necessary exam has been passed. This is a 100 minute written exam in the fields of listening and reading comprehension as well as a test of vocabulary and knowledge of language structure.

 

3. Certificate of completion (Beleg)

With the exception of level A1, a certificate of completion can be obtained for all language levels when 60 hours of work have been fulfilled and the exam has been successfully completed. This exam contains either a section on speaking and listening comprehension or an 80 minute written exam testing reading, vocabulary, and knowledge of language structure.

 

4. Certificate of attendance

A certificate of attendance can be received at all language levels when two thirds of the classes have been attended. It can be issued after every semester.