This part of the examination assesses your ability to understand and speak Dutch. The required basic listening and speaking ability is ‘Level A1’ of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This part of the examination consists of two parts:
- Question-Answer: The candidate receives questions and has to formulate his/her own answers.
- Completing sentences: The candidate hears a short sentence, followed by the first part of a sentence the candidate has to complete.
This part of the exam takes 30 minutes. If you fail one of the parts, you will have to do the whole exam again.