UNIcert® II

UNIcert® II acknowledges, depending on the obtained mark, the following foreign language competences and intercultural communicative skills in private and public areas, in selected everyday situations as well as academic and professional life:

  • Command of and ability independently to extend the general vocabulary and, if applicable, subject-specific basic vocabulary, as well as central structures and means of expression of the foreign language
  • Ability to understand the cultural variety of the language area concerned
  • Identifying the main topic as well as understanding most of the detailed information contained in longer oral statements of medium complexity
  • Comprehensive understanding of longer, written texts of medium complexity which are of a descriptive and commenting nature
  • Effective oral communication, deploying a standardised set of means of expression that are appropriate to address situations and persons for the purpose of giving information and making enquiries; describing objects and persons; expressing and commenting on suppositions, opinions, and advice on complex matters, and substantiating a point of view
  • Drawing up written texts of a predominantly informative and descriptive, partly also reporting and commenting nature by using standardised means of expression