Description of placement tests

  • Students who wish to register for the first time for a course of English, French, Spanish, German, Russian or Italian have to take the placement test on-line.  The test is intened to facilite the choice of the correct level offered to UW students within the University System of Language Provision.

 

THE ON-LINE PLACEMENT TESTS ARE OPEN IN THE PERIOD

10.01.2020 – 27.02.2020

  • The tests placed at the Digital Competence Centre webpage are available before and during the subsequent language course registration round after logging in and entering the student’s PESEL number for identification as well as a password generated by the student’s dean office (or by the internet system of candidate registration (IRK) during the university admission process),

AFTER COMPLETING THE PLACEMENT TEST,

THE STUDENT SHOULD COMPARE HIS/HER SCORE

WITH THE TEST BANDS AND COURSE LEVEL SUGGESTIONS


  • Before registering for a course the student is obliged to check if the placement test score has been saved in the system. To do this, the student should log onto the token registration webpage and choose the group for which he/she wants to enrol,
  • The placement test does not have to be taken by the students who wish register for a course of a language other than English, French, German, Spanish, Russian and Italian,
  • The student should log in using your PESEL number clicking on the tab: „LOG IN FOR STUDENTS”,
  • Students who log onto the Kampus platform for the first time, where the placement test are placed (under the tab – „Modify the profile”) should fill in the following fields:
    • name and surname,
    • e-mail address,
    • description (where the student can write any word or words),
    • consent for the processing of personal details

THE PLACEMENT TEST CONSISTS OF TWO PARTS

  • Reading comprehension or understanding of the written text (questions 1-10)
  • Use of English , i.e. the ability to react in everyday situations (questions 11-70)

 

  • each question is worth 1 point, which means that the maximum test score is 70 points,
  • question in each part are graded according to the level of difficulty,
  • the test can be taken only once,
  • there is no way to go back to the tasks that have already been completed,
  • the students has 60 minutes to do the test,
  • the test has to be completed in one session,
  • after answering the last question, the student should check the answers and then save it and finish,
  • once the test is finished, the system gives the score,
  • the test will be reliable only if student works alone and does not use any reference materials, including dictionaries,
  • when the time limit of 60 minutes is exceeded, the test switches off automatically,
  • THE TEST SCORE IS SENT TO THE LANGUAGE COURSE REGISTRATION SYSTEM DURING DATA MIGRATION, STUDENTS ARE ADVICED TO CHECK THE TIMES AND OF DATA MIGRATION GIVEN ON THE FIRST PAGE OF THE TEST FORM
  • REGISTRATION FOR LANGUAGE COURSE IS POSSIBLE, ONLY AFTER THE TEST SCORE REACHES THE REGISTRATION SYSTEM
  • Technical support in case of problems with access to placement test is offered at: testy-poziom@uw.edu.pl