DELF-DALF Tout public : is intended for young people and adults .

 DELF DALF

A1

I

   There are 4 tests in total:

  • 3 group tests with other candidates in the same room 
  • 1 individual test in which each candidate is alone in a room with the examiners.  

Group tests


Listening comprehension / 4 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on three or four very short audio recordings 

20 minutes

Reading comprehension / 4 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on four or five written texts 

30 minutes

Writing skills / 2 exercises
Fill in a form and write a short text of 40 words.

30 minutes

Individual test
Speaking skills / 2 parts
Guided interview / Asking and giving information/ Simulated dialogue

5 - 7 minutes

  • Each test is marked out of 25 points.

Passing mark: minimum 50 /100

Minimum mark required per test: 5 / 25. 

A2

There are 4 tests in total:

  • 3 group tests with other candidates in the same room 
  • 1 individual test in which each candidate is alone in a room with the examiners.  

 

Group tests
Listening comprehension / 4 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on three or four very short audio recordings 

25 minutes

Reading comprehension / 4 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on four or five written texts 

30 minutes

Writing skills / 2 exercises
Write to 2 short texts of 60 words.

45 minutes

Individual test
Speaking skills / 2 parts
Guided interview / Asking and giving information/ Simulated dialogue

6 - 8 minutes

  • Each test is marked out of 25 points.

Passing mark: minimum 50 /100

Minimum mark required per test: 5 / 25. 

B1

There are 4 tests in total:

  • 3 group tests with other candidates in the same room 
  • 1 individual test in which each candidate is alone in a room with the examiners.  
Group tests
Listening comprehension / 3 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on three audio recordings 

25 minutes

Reading comprehension / 2 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on written texts 

35 minutes

Writing skills / 1 exercise

Write 1 text of minimum160 words.

45 minutes

Individual test
Speaking skills / 3 parts
Guided interview / Expressing a personal point of view / Simulated dialogue

15 minutes

10 minutes preparation

  • Each test is marked out of 25 points.

Passing mark: minimum 50 /100

Minimum mark required per test: 5 / 25. 

B2

There are 4 tests in total:

  • 3 group tests with other candidates in the same room 
  • 1 individual test in which each candidate is alone in a room with the examiners.  

 

Group tests
Listening comprehension / 2 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on three audio recordings 

30 minutes

Reading comprehension / 2 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on written texts 

60 minutes

Write 1 text of minimum 250 words.

60 minutes

Individual test
Speaking skills / 2 parts
 A presentation based on a written document, followed by a discussion with the examiners.

20 minutes

30 minutes preparation

  • Each test is marked out of 25 points.

Passing mark: minimum 50 /100

Minimum mark required per test: 5 / 25. 

C1

There are 4 tests in total:

  • 3 group tests with other candidates in the same room 
  • 1 individual test in which each candidate is alone in a room with the examiners.  

 

Group tests
Listening comprehension / 2 exercises
Answer comprehension questions on three audio recordings 

40 minutes

Reading comprehension / 1 exercise
Comprehension questionnaires dealing with a text of ideas (literary or journalistic), 1,500 to 2,000 words long.

50 minutes

Writting skils / 2 parts

 - Summarise several written documents totalling approximately 1,000 words
    - write an essay with supporting arguments on the contents of the documents

2 hours 30 minutes

Individual test
Speaking / 2 parties
A presentation based on a series of written documents, followed by a discussion with the examiners.

30 minutes

1 hour preparation

  • Each test is marked out of 25 points.

Passing mark: minimum 50 /100

Minimum mark required per test: 5 / 25. 

C2

There are 2 tests in total:

1 group test in which candidates should take the reading comprehension and writing tests at the same time, in a room with other candidates.

1 individual test which includes listening comprehension and then a speaking test with 2 examiners.

Group test

Reading comprehension and writing


Writing a structured text (article, editorial, report, speech etc) based on several documents totalling approximately 2,000 words.



3 hours 30

 
Épreuves individuelle
Listening comprehension and Speaking / 3 parts
 write-up the contents of a recording (played twice)
    - personal development based on the problem given in the recording
    - debate with the examiners.

 

30 minutes
1 hour Preparation

listening 2 times

 
  • Each test is marked out of 50 points.

Passing mark: minimum 50 /100

Minimum mark required per test: 10/ 50. 



A1 Group tests
Individual test
May 6, 2023

€80
A2 Group tests
Individual test
May 6, 2023 €90 
B1 Group tests
Individual test
May 6, 2023 €130
B2 Group tests
Individual test

May 6, 2023
€150
C1

Group tests


Individual test

May 6, 2023

May 7, 2023

€160
C2

Group tests


Individual test


May 6, 2023

May 7, 2023

€170

A1 Group tests
Individual test
7th of May 2022 

€80
A2 Group tests
Individual test
7h of May 2022 €90 
B1 Group tests
Individual test
7th of May 2022 €130
B2 Group tests
Individual test

7th of May 2022
€150
C1

Group tests


Individual test

7th of May 2022

 

8th of May 2022

€160
C2

Group tests


Individual test

7th of May 2022

 

8th of May 2022

€170

Registrations for the May 2023  DELF-DALF  Junior / Tout public session are open from January 23 to March 6, 2023.

                                                                                                 Registations for the DELF Prim are open from January 23 to March 6. 

Candidates should register via the online Registration System (Plateforme des examens): Plateforme

 

 

For schools, private institutes or teachers with many students you can use the Online Registration System for groups.

To register a candidate, you should:

use the Latin alphabet only!

type the Last name and NAme of the candidate as written on the I.D card or passport

mention the place of birth

mention the nationality

mention the candidate number if it is not a first registration

mention the name of school, institute, or mention "private courses"

 

Before go to registration please go through our exams’ policy.

For candidates with Access Arrangements, contact us.

Make sure to keep your credentials to be able to check your account for updates.

All invitations to the exam will be available 3 weeks before an exam. 

 

To register, cliquez ici

You are :

  • an individual candidat 

 

Choose « inscription individuelle » and follow the instructions.

To register :

  • use the Latin alphabet only
  • type your Last name and Name as written on the I.D card or passport
  • mention your place of birth
  • mention your nationality
  • mention your candidate number if it is not a first registration
  • mention the name of your French teacher and school / institute etc.

To register, cliquez ici

Before proceed to registration, please go through our exam's policy.

Candidates with Access Arrangements, should contact us before registration.

Make sure to keep your credentials to be able to check your account for updates.

All invitations to the exam will be available 3 weeks before an exam. 

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