|DELF (Diplôme d’Études en Langue Française)
Alliance Française dispenses classes which follow the « Common Framework of Reference for Languages » levels. You can validate your abilities at a given level by taking the DELF (Diplôme d’Études en Langue Française) or the DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française) exam.
With a passing mark of 50/100, you will obtain a life-long, internationally recognized diploma.
|CFRL levels||Corresponding exams|
|A1 (breakthrough)||DELF A1|
|A2 (elementary)||DELF A2|
|B1 (threshold)||DELF B1|
|B2 (vantage)||DELF B2|
|C1 (effective operational proficiency)||DALF C1|
|C2 (mastery)||DALF C2|
(For a brief description of competencies at each level, please click here.)
Different versions of the DELF are offered:
DELF Tous publics / DALF: for adults
DELF Pro: for adults who wish to validate abilities to interact in French in the professional world (A1 to B2 levels)
DELF Prim: for 7 to 12 year olds (offered for levels A1.1 to A2 [basic user])
DELF Junior: for 12 to 18 year olds. (A1 to B2 levels)
(More information & exam samples here.)
2013 Exams calendar at Alliance Française Halifax:
Click here to view the calendar for adults,
Click here for teens,
Click here for children
and here for the calendar for the Delf Pro.
2013 registration fees: Fees are non-refundable. (Fees effective from January 1st to December 31st, 2013)
A1 or A2: $ 90
B1 or B2: $ 160
C1 or C2: $ 180
Download the registration form here:
* Exam dates are determined a year prior to the exams taking place and are settled (as the exams take place on the same day and at the same time throughout the country).
* Registration fees must be paid in full by the registration deadline, a month prior to exams taking place.
* No reimbursement will be made past the registration deadline.