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SIELE Exam Preparation

SIELE Exam Preparation Course

SIELE Exam Preparation Quickfacts

Lessons per week:

10 individual classes per week

Class Length:

Each class is 50 minutes long

Program Duration:

Minimum of 1 week, 3 weeks recommended

Spanish level:

From A1 to C2

Average group size:

1 Person

Start dates:

Every Monday



What’s included:

Welcome Pack, Loan of Study Material by Deposit the First Day of Classes, Immersion Activities, 24/7 emergency assistance, orientation.

Students can study and prepare for the SIELE Exam, more specifically, the Servicio Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua Española, at Expanish as well as take the exam in our facilities.

SIELE Exam Preparation in Barcelona or Madrid includes private courses which will prepare you to take the exam, the reccomended amount of preparation time is 3 weeks.

SIELE certifies the students level of Spanish proficiency through four tests: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, written expression and interaction, and spoken expression and interaction; the exam also takes as a reference the levels established by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

This dynamic exam was created by the Cervantes Institute in partner with a variety of associated universities around the world. Different to the the DELE, this exam can be taken at any time and is also completely online allowing students to take the exam at Expanish at the end of their SIELE Exam Preparation in Barcelona or Madrid. The cost of the exam is not included in course fees.

SIELE exam preparation course materials

The SIELE Exam Preparation in Barcelona course will help the student learn test taking strategies, grammar, as well as provide practice exams. The exa prep course introduces a variety of activities which will promote the development of four basic skills (writing, reading, conversation, and listening), all of which are essential in successfully passing the SIELE exam.

The course uses a variety of Spanish texts in order to expose students to multiple forms of Spanish which used around the world. Students receive learning materials in order to prepare specifically for the exam and will be coached in each areas of evaluation, as well as a practice exam which will help integrate acquired knowledge and skills and to practice in a real testing setting.

Modules of SIELE Exam

All types of the exam are recognized internationally, with correspondence to the levels of the Marco Común Europeo de Referencia para las Lenguas. They include different test to evaluate the four communicative activities of the language and each test has a maximum of 250 points. The tests are: Reading Comprehension, Listening comprehension, Expression and Written Interaction, Expression and Global Interaction.

SIELE Global: it is the most complete modality to certify the level of Spanish language and includes the four tests of SIELE.

SIELE S1: Includes the Reading Comprehension (CL) test and the Listening Comprehension (CA) test.

SIELE S2: Includes the Reading Comprehension (CL) test and the Written Expression and Interaction (EIE) test.

SIELE S3: Includes the Auditory Comprehension (CA) test and the Oral Expression and Interaction (EIO) test.

SIELE S4: Examination conformed by the oral expression and interaction test (EIO).

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