The Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Start Deutsch 1 confirms very basic German language skills at the first level (A1) of the six-level competence scale of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
The Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Start Deutsch 1 is a German exam for adults learning German as a foreign language. People with this Goethe certificate would like to live and work in Switzerland and need a language diploma for their visa. In addition, people would like to prove their learning success at level A1 with an official and internationally recognised certificate.
People with the Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Start Deutsch 1 can:
|You read texts such as short notes, classified ads, signs or notices and do tasks on them.
|You fill in simple forms and write a short personal text about an everyday situation.
|You listen to short everyday conversations, telephone messages or public address announcements and work on tasks related to them.
|You introduce yourself to the group. Then you ask and answer questions from everyday life and ask someone from the group to do something.
All candidates who have passed all parts of the German exam will receive a certificate. On the back of the certificate there is an explanation of the results.
The score achieved can be interpreted as follows:
|100 - 90
|89 - 80
|79 - 70
|69 - 60
|59 - 0
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