CILS APPLICATION FORM
UCC Examination Centre for CILS/DITALS Certification
The Department of Italian, UCC, is the first Irish centre for the examinations for the CILS and DITALS awards of the Università per Stranieri di Siena.
CILS Exams - Academic Period 2012/2013
CILS exams in December 2012- the deadline for application to the Department of Italian, UCC is 29 September 2012.
CILS exams in June 2013 - the deadline for application to the Department of Italian, UCC is 5 April 2013
Please complete the application form above and return to:
Aisling O'Leary, Department of Italian, University College Cork
Tel: 021-4902335 / Email: email@example.com
– a certificate of Italian as a second language – measures and assesses the level of competence a student has reached in Italian language. It is useful for those whose work and study puts them in daily contact with Italy, or simply for those who wish to evaluate their competence in the Italian language.
The certificate awarded by the Università per Stranieri di Siena is legally recognised as an official certification of linguistic communicative competence. The Foreign Ministry, through the various cultural institutions present abroad, coordinates examination centres across the world for those wishing to undertake the CILS examination.
DITALS - Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language Certificates
DITALS is a professional qualification offered by the Università per Stranieri di Siena for teachers (or prospective teachers) of Italian as a foreign language. DITALS certificates are graded according to levels of competence, allowing students to prepare for those levels which best suit their professional needs.