More examination periods and new preparation materials
As of 2012, examinations for the Hellenic American University Basic Communication Certificate in English (BCCE™) and the Advanced Level Certificate in English (ALCE™) will be administered four times per year. For 2012, details of the exams are as follows:
BCCE™ & ALCE™
written section dates
|Saturday, January 14, 2012||
October 14-November 14, 2011
|Saturday, March 31, 2012||TBA||TBA|
|Saturday, June 16, 2012||TBA||TBA|
|Saturday, October 20, 2012||TBA||TBA|
Language school owners, EFL teachers, and individual candidates can submit the applications online, by post, or in person at our Athens and Thessaloniki offices.
Also, Hellenic American University has made available new preparation materials for the BCCE™ and ALCE™ Writing and Speaking sections that Foreign Language School owners and EFL teachers can access through ORFEAS:
- Benchmarked essays with comments by the Hellenic American University Office of Language Testing and Test Development.
- 10 new speaking prompts
Last, Hellenic American University has also developed complete sample BCCE™ and ALCE™ tests in Braille for visually impaired candidates.