In 2019, 100% of success among Alliance française students
The Alliance française de Bridgetown is the only certified center in Barbados that gives you the opportunity to get your French certified and recognized by French speaking countries thanks to the DELF exam. The DELF exam is an official Diploma of French Language Studies issued by the French Ministry of Education and is recognized worldwide. It allows validating and certifying for French language abilities. These diplomas correspond to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (Cadre Européen Commun de Référence pour les Langues: CECRL), and are valid for life. 3 sessions are organized per year with the Alliance française de Bridgetown.
DELF TOUT PUBLIC & DELF JUNIOR
This level recognizes basic knowledge. It is the most basic level at which a language is used, called the “discovery” stage. At this stage, the learner can interact in a simple way: he/she can speak about him/herself and his/her immediate environment.
DELF A2 is based on the same principle: it recognizes the linguistic competency of a basic user, considered as a social actor. The candidate can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring the most common polite phrases and exchanges of information.
At this level, the user becomes independent. He/she can maintain interaction: he/she can understand and maintain a discussion and give his/her opinion. He/she is capable of dealing with situations likely to arise in daily life.
A B2 user has a degree of independence that allows him/her to construct arguments to defend his/her opinion, explain his/her viewpoint and negotiate. At this level, the candidate has a degree of fluency and spontaneity in regular interactions and is capable of correcting his/her own mistakes.
Language users at level C1 are independent. They can express themselves fluently and spontaneously. They have a large vocabulary and can choose the appropriate expression to introduce their comments. They can produce clear, well-structured discourse without hesitation and which shows controlled use of structures.
C2 users’ proficiency in the language is illustrated by precision, appropriateness and fluency of expression. C2 candidates are capable of using the language for academic and advanced-level purposes.
More info on the DELF TOUT PUBLIC (Adults) & DELF JUNIOR (Teenagers) here