University Entrance Exam: ENGLISH      Montse Irun
PARTS OF THE EXAMReading Comprehension     4 puntsWriting                   4 puntsListening Comprehension   2 punts
Reading comprehension• 40% of the final mark.• 550-650 word text.• 8 multiple choice questions (0.50 punts)• 4 options (A-...
Writing•   40% of the final mark•   Two options•   Minimum: 100 words•   Correction Criteria        • Grammar             ...
Listening Comprehension•   20% of the final mark•   Introduction + 4’ - 5’ text•   4’ pause•   8 multiple choice questions...
Deductions Writing• 1. insufficient length: up to 1 point• 2. wrong topic: 0 point• 3. wrong format: up to 1 point
DATES OF THE ENGLISH EXAM -               2013        June and SeptemberSecond day, second period• Wednesday, 12 June 2013...
The University Entrance Exam          on the NetGeneral Information:http://www.gencat.cat/economia/ur/ambits/uni  versitat...
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English PAU 2013

  1. 1. University Entrance Exam: ENGLISH Montse Irun
  2. 2. PARTS OF THE EXAMReading Comprehension 4 puntsWriting 4 puntsListening Comprehension 2 punts
  3. 3. Reading comprehension• 40% of the final mark.• 550-650 word text.• 8 multiple choice questions (0.50 punts)• 4 options (A-B-C-D)• Wrong Answers (- 0.16)• Not answered questions , no deduction TOTAL: 4 points
  4. 4. Writing• 40% of the final mark• Two options• Minimum: 100 words• Correction Criteria • Grammar  1 point. • Vocabulary  1 point. • Text/paragraph building  1 point. • Maturity  1 point. TOTAL: 4 points Deduction: Wrong Format or wrong topic
  5. 5. Listening Comprehension• 20% of the final mark• Introduction + 4’ - 5’ text• 4’ pause• 8 multiple choice questions (0.25 punts)• 4 options (A-B-C-D)• Deductions: wrong answers (- 0.08)• Not answered questions , no deduction TOTAL: 2 points
  6. 6. Deductions Writing• 1. insufficient length: up to 1 point• 2. wrong topic: 0 point• 3. wrong format: up to 1 point
  7. 7. DATES OF THE ENGLISH EXAM - 2013 June and SeptemberSecond day, second period• Wednesday, 12 June 2013• Wednesday, 4 September 2013More information:http://www.gencat.cat/economia/ur/ambits/universita ts/acces/vies/pau/examens/index.html
  8. 8. The University Entrance Exam on the NetGeneral Information:http://www.gencat.cat/economia/ur/ambits/uni versitats/acces/vies/pau/index.htmlPosa’t a prova!!!http://www14.gencat.cat/posat/AppJava/front office/

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