B1 Can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where the language is spoken. Can produce simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest. Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes & ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.
Non-complete beginners must take a placement test. It is made up of two parts: written (multiple choice section & a short writing sample) and oral (brief conversation with a professor). The test is offered Monday through Friday, 9am to 6:00pm. No appointment is necessary. The written part of the test is also available via email at email@example.com.