telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule

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telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule

telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule tests the German knowledge needed for success at an advanced academic level. The examination is suitable for adults who are interested in studying at German institutes of higher education, for adults who have already begun their studies at an institute of this kind or for adults who are working in an academic field and have the desire or necessity to demonstrate their German skills.

WWhat can you do at level C1?

At level C1 you can express yourself spontaneously and fluently. You are familiar with idiomatic phrases and can vary your style of language as appropriate. You can use the language with a high degree of grammatical accuracy.

What is the structure of the examination?

The examination consists of a written and an oral part. The written examination lasts 3 hours and 40 minutes (incl. a 20-minute break). Before the oral examination, you have 20 minutes of preparation time. The oral examination can take place on the day of the written examination or on another day.

Written Examination:

Reading: 90 Minutes.

Break: 20 Minutes.
Listening Comprehension: 40 Minutes.
Writing: 70 Minutes.

Oral Examination:

usually a group exam with to or three candidates: 16 or 24 Minutes.


How do I prepare myself for the examination?
1.Gain language competence in language courses or study on your own. Bookshops have course books that prepare you specifically for the language level C1.
1.Familiarise yourself with the procedure and types of subtests of the telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule examination. The mock examination will help you with this.
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