Spanish Placement Exam | Department of Spanish

Spanish Placement Exam

The Spanish placement test is online. To register, email your name, requested testing date (see schedule below), your major, and your 8-digit UNT ID number to: worldlanguages@unt.edu

Please email your registration request at least 24 hours before the testing date.

Spring 2022

  • Friday, December 3 10:00am - 12:00pm (in-person, GAB 330D)
  • Tuesday, December 7 10:30am (remote)
  • Monday, December 13 10:30am (remote)
  • Friday, December 17 10:00am - 12:00pm (in-person, GAB 550A)
  • Tuesday, January 4 1:30pm (remote)
  • Friday, January 7 10:00am - 12:00pm (in-person, GAB 330D)
  • Thursday, January 13 10:00am - 12:00pm (in-person, GAB 330D)
  • Friday, January 14 10:30am (remote)
  • Wednesday, February 2 1:30pm (remote)
  • Friday, February 18 10:30am (remote)
  • Thursday, March 3 1:30pm (remote)
  • Friday, March 25 10:30am (remote)
  • Tuesday, April 5 10:30am (remote)
  • Wednesday, April 13 1:30pm (remote)
  • Monday, April 18 1:30pm (remote)
  • Thursday, April 21 10:30am (remote)
  • Friday, April 29 10:30am (remote)

Please read the following carefully:

  • This exam cannot be taken on a Chromebook laptop, tablet, or mobile phone. It must be taken on a PC or Mac laptop/desktop computer with a webcam.
  • LockDown Browser will have to be installed on the computer first to access the exam; download it here for free: https://online.unt.edu/canvas-basics-unt-students
  • The student's UNT ID card or driver's license must be available to show when prompted by LockDown Browser.
  • The student must be alone in a room with no distractions or help from anyone.
  • No accessories may be used, including pen/pencil & paper, dictionaries, Spanish textbooks, etc.
  • The student's desk area must be clear of any unnecessary objects.
  • The student may not get up during the exam for any reason.
  • The exam can only be taken once and in one sitting. If the student exits the exam before finishing it, she/he will not be able to re-take it.
  • If any cheating is detected via LockDown Browser, the student will forfeit the exam and be placed in Spanish 1010, and/or be reported to the Dean of Students.
  • There is no time limit to take the exam.
  • All exam results are final.

If you are hearing-impaired, let us know so we can provide you with the appropriate exam. The exam is accessible to visually-impaired students. However, consult the LockDown Browser webpage to ensure you will have access to the exam: http://support.respondus.com/support/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/187/0/is-lockdownbrowser-accessible-to-those-with-disabilities

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