The diplomas that make up DELF and DALF are completely independent. This means that candidates can register for the examination of their
choice, according to their level. All examinations include the four skills at every level, with varying degrees of interaction and mediation
required depending on the level. A score of at least 50/100 is required in order to be awarded the diploma; awarded diplomas are valid for
All of the examinations have been designed to reflect the principle of action used by the Common
European Framework of Reference for Languages,
which defines users of a language as social actors who have tasks to perform (that are not only linguistic) in given circumstances, in a
given environment and within a specific area of action, which may be personal, public, academic or professional.
Each examination evaluates the four communication skills: reading, listening, writing and speaking.
Please note that the day of the oral exams may differ from the day of the written exam indicated below, depending on the number of
candidates and availability of the examinators