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Language Proficiency Assessment

Students with previous ‘language experience or exposure’ are required to take a language proficiency assessment to ensure enrolment at the most appropriate level.

Relevant past experience includes:

  • Previous study of the language
  • Being exposed to the language in childhood
  • Travel or living in a country where the language is spoken
  • The language being spoken in your home (even if you don’t speak it)

If the format of the Language Proficiency Assessment outlined below is via Moodle Cloud, please follow the instruction document below. You should receive the outcome of your assessment in approximately 7 working days.

Language

Language Proficiency Assessment Information

Burmese A student wishing to take any level of Burmese language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Cantonese

A student wishing to take any level of Cantonese language should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.

Please note, test submissions will be accepted until COB 25 February 2022.

Literary Chinese

A student wishing to take any level of Literary Chinese language should first contact the course convenor before O-week for details of the entry requirements.

 

If the convenor advises that a language proficiency assessment is necessary, students should then complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above.

 

The assessment will be open on Moodle at 10am - 12pm on Wednesday 16 February 2022. During this period students will have 1 hour to take the assessment.”

Chinese (Mandarin)

A student wishing to take any level of Chinese (Mandarin) language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment between 1 February and 26 February by using the instruction document above.

Once complete, students must contact cap.student@anu.edu.au to register for an oral language assessment that will be held via Zoom on Tuesday 15 February 2022.

Hindi A student wishing to take any level of Hindi language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Indonesian A student wishing to take any level of Indonesian language should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the written assessment and contact the convenor Wayan Arka to arrange an oral language assessment.
Japanese

A student wishing to take any level of Japanese language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.

Please note the assessment is open from 17 January 2022 and closes at 11.59pm, 24 February 2022.

Korean A student wishing to take any level of Korean language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above no later than a week before the commencement of the semester. Once assessment is complete, please email cap.student@anu.edu.au.
Mongolian A student wishing to take any level of Mongolian language, should contact Professor Li Narangoa​ to discuss prior experience and appropriate course placement. Following this, please forward your discussion and recommended enrollment to cap.student@anu.edu.au for further instructions.
Sanskrit A student wishing to take any level of Sanskrit language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Tetum A student wishing to take any level of Tetum language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Thai A student wishing to take any level of Thai language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Tibetan A student wishing to take any level of Tibetan language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Tok Pisin A student wishing to take any level of Tok Pisin language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.
Vietnamese A student wishing to take any level of Vietnamese language, should complete the Moodle Cloud assessment by using the instruction document above. Please complete the assessment before the semester begins and email cap.student@anu.edu.au once you have completed the assessment.

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