Foreign Language Placement Testing

Students must complete a mandatory Foreign Language (FL) graduation requirement.  Language placement for SPANISHFRENCHGERMAN, CHINESE, ARABIC, ASL, and JAPANESE varies and is based upon chosen language, past experience (in class, at home, or abroad), and test scores.  Use the chart below to guide you through the Language placement process.  Please note that the Webcape Placement Test, if required for your language placement, will take approximately 30 minutes.  Please complete the language placement process in a timely manner to ensure you can register in the language courses of your choosing. 

 

  If you have no experience in a language from class, home, or abroad: If you have experience in a language from class, home, or abroad: After taking the Webcape placement test:
Spanish
Use this link to the webcape placement test, select Spanish, take the test, get your score and return to this page. Based upon your score, follow the steps to the right. Use this link to the webcape placement test, select Spanish, take the test, get your score and return to this page. Based upon your score, follow the steps to the right.

Score: < 481: Schedule a faculty interview in the form below.


Score: 481 to 550: Take the 3rd year written placement exam and then return to this page and schedule a faculty in the form below.

 

Score: > 550:
Take the 4th year written placement exam and then return to this page and schedule a faculty interview in the form below.

French
Register for French 101 Use this link to the webcape placement test, select French, take the test, get your score and return to this page. Based upon your score, follow the steps to the right.

Score: Up to 165: Register for French 101

 

Score: >165

Schedule a faculty interview in the form below.
German
Register for German 101 Use this link to the webcape placement test,

select German, take the test, get your score and return to this page.Based upon your score, follow the steps to the right.

Score: Up to 165: Register for German 101

 

Score: >165

Schedule a faculty  interview in the form below.
Chinese
Register for Chinese 101 Use this link to the webcape placement test, select Chinese, take the test, get your score and return to this page. Based upon your score, follow the steps to the right.

Score: Up to 200: Register for Chinese 101

 

Score: >200
Schedule a faculty  interview in the form below.

Arabic
Register for Arabic 101

Register for Arabic 101.

 

Talk to Arabic 101 faculty member on first day of class.
 
Japanese
Register for Japanese 101

Register for Japanese 201.

 

Talk to Japanese 201 faculty member on the first day of class.
 
ALS
Register for ALS 101

Register for ASL 101.

 

Talk to ASL 101 faculty member on the first day of class.

 

 

Note: You must be logged in to https://my.redlands.edu/ to view the form below and book an appointment.