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Background and purpose of the exam
This exam is used for determining language preparedness and placement at the elementary levels in French or Spanish.
Who should take the exam?
Students who have previously studied either French or Spanish who would like to determine the current strength of their language skills in order to enroll in the course that most closely matches their ability.
Content of the exam
The exam tests reading comprehension through multiple-choice questions based on readings of short paragraphs. The exam modifies the difficulty level of the questions based upon the exam takers right or wrong answers.
Timing of the exam
The exam typically takes from 15 – 30 minutes, depending on how much time is needed for the exam taker to read paragraphs and answer questions.
Printing your exam score
When you complete the exam, a screen will show your score and provide a recommended course (see chart below). Please print out this page and bring it to orientation.
Take the exam
Enter the following password: broncos1
You will need your Student ID Number to complete the exam.