Distribution of the DAAD-tests
2 Listening comprehension tasks: Student´s ability to understand campus conversations and academic lectures are tested.
1 Reading comprehension task: An academic passage is given to test the ability to understand main ideas, vocabulary, purpose, referents and details.
1 Writing task: An independent essay is required to measure the writing skills of the candidate, based on his opinions and preferences on a given topic. In this task, the following aspects are considered: Thesis, organization, supporting reasons and details, word choice, grammar, cohesion and punctuation.
2 Speaking tasks: 1 independent and 1 integrated question will be asked to measure the ability to talk about a specific topic. Aspects to be evaluated are the exact answer to the question, the use of supporting elements, cohesion elements, pronunciation and word choice.