Graduate Foreign Language
|Language||Test Length||Type of Test||Retesting|
|Arabic||2 hours||multiple choice questions, listening
Elementary up to Arabic 521
Intermediate up to Arabic 541
|Arabic placement exams are offered beginning two weeks after the end of spring quarter, up until two weeks before the beginning of autumn quarter (Summer Quarter). Exams will be graded after the exam period closes. Scores are good for 1 year. RETEST: Department Permission|
|French||2 hours||multiple choice questions, no listening||may only be taken twice ever, no waiting period between retests|
|German||1 hour 40 minutes||multiple choice questions, no listening||may be taken no more than three times, no waiting period|
|Italian||2 hours||multiple choice questions, no listening||may only be taken twice ever|
|Portuguese||2 hours||written translation and short answer questions||test may be taken once per quarter, no more than 3 times|
|Spanish||2 hours||read essay and respond to essay questions in English
*no aids allowed*
|test may be taken once per quarter, no more than 3 times. Testing is available only during the following dates. Second and third weeks of the quarter:
Autumn 2016: Oct 5 – Oct 19Winter 2017: Jan 9 – Jan 20Spring 2017: April 3 – April 14Summer 2017: check back laterAutumn 2017: Oct 4 – Oct 17
Fees are payable to the University of Washington at the time of testing, in cash or check only. Credit and debit cards are NOT accepted.
|LOCATION:||Room 440, Schmitz Hall, Testing Center|
To register for an exam, please call (206-543-1171), email (email@example.com) or stop by during Testing Center hours.
|RESULTS:||Results are provided to student and sponsoring department within approximately two weeks|
Note: See Foreign Language Exams for additional test information.
To request disability accommodation for testing, please contact the OEA Testing Center at (206) 543-1171 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org before registering for the test.