German Placement Exam Information


The online test consists of 100 multiple-choice questions and a paragraph on one of two topics. The first 40 questions relate to an audio recording. In addition to completing the placement exam, an oral interview could be scheduled to adjust the level of placement. Students are asked to introduce themselves to the German faculty at the Academic Fair during Customs New Student Orientation.

  • Where to find exam and additional information: Moodle > Course Overview
  • Time limit: 90 minutes 
  • Contact: Professor Qinna Shen,
  • Deadline: As soon as possible.

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Department of German and German Studies

Old Library 103
Bryn Mawr College
101 N. Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-2899
Phone: 610-526-5198

Qinna Shen, Chair
Phone: 610-526-7312

Leslie Diarra, Academic Administrative Assistant
Phone: (610) 526-5198

Department of German
Haverford College
370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041
Phone: 610-795-1756