Examinations: Goethe-ZertifikGet going. The Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Start Deuat A2

The Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Start Deutsch 2 calls for elementary language skills. The examination corresponds to level two (A2) on the six-level scale of competence laid down in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

After passing the examination you will be able to do the following, for example:

  • understand the main content of everyday conversations as well as brief radio announcements or phone messages,
  • obtain the most important information from short newspaper articles, everyday advertisements and public notice boards,
  • fill in ordinary forms in shops or at banks or government offices,
  • write messages about your immediate situation,
  • introduce yourself and exchange personal details in a conversation,
  • ask and answer questions in conversations about everyday topics,
  • agree on something or make arrangements in everyday conversation.
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Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Start Deutsch 2

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    The exam A 2 is available at the Goethe-Institut Toronto, 100 University Ave.

    Exam Dates for A2 Application Deadline Fee
    February 1/ 2016, 10 am January 27 / 2016 110 CAD
    March 14/ 2016, 2 pm March 9/ 2016 110 CAD
    June 7/ 2016, 10 am June 1/ 2016 110 CAD
    October 6/ 2016, 10 am October 1/ 2016 110 CAD

    Registration: in writing, at the Goethe-Institut Toronto

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