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German Language Placement Advisory Test

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Lubeck, Germany

For German courses in Fall 2015, there is no blocking of registration for German courses for which you've met pre-requisites outside of CCSF.

For Spring, 2016 registration procedures, watch this space.

You may take the German Placement Test (instructions below) to find the correct course for your level.

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  1. GO to the internet site of the placement advisory test from any Internet connected computer - you may take the test in the CCSF Language Center (Rosenberg Library, R-403) if you like. It should not take more than 30 minutes.
  2. Click here to go straight to the WebCAPE portal (will open in a new window).
  3. Enter the Password: california1
  4. Choose "German" from the drop down menu.
  5. Enter your information - You will need your CCSF ID.
  6. Click Submit Information.
  7. Follow the directions to take the test. 
  8. SAVE YOUR RESULTS. Print out the results OR save as a PDF.
  9. YOU MUST PRINT OUT YOUR RESULTS AND BRING WITH YOU TO SEE THE GERMAN ADVISOR, Frau Edda Brunner. She is available by phone at (415)239-3223 (leave a message) or e-mail