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telc Deutsch C1 Exam

telc C1 German Exam Dates

telc Deutsch C1 tests general German language skills at a very advanced level. The exam is aimed at adults who need German in their social and professional life or while studying.

Sprachenatelier Berlin is an official telc-Exam centre. You can find the telc-exam dates here. Please respect the deadlines.

You can express yourself spontaneously and fluently. You are familiar with colloquial expressions and can vary the language style in a targeted manner. You maintain a high level of grammatical correctness.

The exam consists of a written and an oral part. The written exam lasts 3 hours and 40 minutes (including a 20-minute break). Before the oral exam you have a preparation time of 20 minutes.

What 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.

How is the telc Deutsch C1 Exam structured?

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

ATTENTION: Sprachenatelier Berlin regularly offers extra exam preparation courses for this exam.

Schedule telc Deutsch C1 Exam

  • Written exam

    • Reading comprehension: 90 minutes

    • Break: 20 minutes

    • Listening comprehension: 40 minutes

    • Writing: 70 minutes

  • Oral exam

    • Speaking: 16 / 24 minutes

What can you expect with the telc Deutsch C1 Exam?

You can find out the details of the exam by looking at the mock examination telc Deutsch C1. This is a complete test (with answer key), which you can try out at home or in your lessons. In addition, you can read about the exam procedure and how the written test and oral performance are rated.

How should I prepare myself for the telc Deutsch C1 Exam?

  • You can prepare by taking language courses or studying on your own. Many bookshops sell course books that prepare you specifically for the language level C1.
  • Familiarise yourself with the exam procedure and types of subtests in the telc Deutsch C1 examination. The mock examination will help you with this.

You can download for free the practice test for the telc Deutsch C1 Exam and the respective MP3-Data.