C1 Exam

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C1 Exam

In a C1 German course at German Institute you will prepare yourself optimally for the C1 exam. You can do your course at our school facility or online. Our courses are communicative and primarily directed towards academics.


You are a student at German Institute and would like to take the C1 exam here with us? Are you part of an intensive course? Then you will be able to take the exam for free and receive your official C1 certificate.

Are you part of an evening course or a weekend course? Then you can take an exam and get an official C1 certificate.

Free material to prepare for the C1 exam

Model set TELC C1 exam (free of charge)

On the TELC website you can find free sample sets for the C1 exam.

Model set Goethe Zertifikat C1 (free of charge)

On the website of the Goethe Institute you can find free model sentences for the C1 exam.

ÖSD set of model exercises (free)

On the ÖSD website you will find free model exercises for the A1 exam.

Information about the C1 Goethe exam

Learn German A1 - German course with Nadja

READ (70 minutes)

Part 1
Add information to a text. Answers must be grammatically correct.

Part 2
You will read four texts and assign topic focus areas.

Part 3

You read a text and choose the words in the tasks ( a , b , c or d ) that fit into the set.


Learn German A1 - German course with Nadja

LISTENING (40 minutes)

Part 1
You listen to a text once and fill in missing keywords.

Part 2
You will listen to a text twice and tick: a, b, c.


WRITING (80 minutes)

Part 1
Free written expression
You are to express yourself in writing on a topic.
You get two themes to choose from.

Part 2

Reshaping a letter


SPEAKING (15 minutes)

Part 1
You are asked to comment on a specific topic.

Part 2

You are to have a conversation with your partner.

You have 15 minutes to prepare. During the exam you are supposed to speak freely.


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C1 books

A2 Exam
Examination training DaF – C1
Examination training DaF – C1: Goethe-Zertifikat C1 – Zentrale Mittelstufenprüfung (ZMP) – Exercise book with CDs

Price: 21.50 Euros

A2 Exam

With success to the Goethe-Certificate C1
Erfolg zum Goethe-Zertifikat C1: Testbuch + 2 Audio-CDs Paperback – November 21, 2008

Price: 21.99 Euros

A2 Exam

Fit for the Goethe Certificate C1

Fit for the Goethe Certificate C1. Textbook with integrated audio CD: Prüfungstraining.Deutsch als Fremdsprache / Textbook with integrated audio CD Paperback – CD, June 1, 2007

Cost: 23,50 Euro