First Year > In-Lab Assessments

Demonstrating your Spanish language proficiency

Stanford language students complete a variety of assessments in the Language Lab. Each quarter in the first year of the Spanish study, students complete 3 Oral Diagnostic Assessments (ODAs) and 2 Writing Diagnostic Assessments (WDAs) using the Assignments link in Canvas.

In addition, at the end the spring quarter, all students in Spanlang 2A and Spanlang 3 demonstrate their Spanish language proficiencies through a Simulated Oral Proficiency Interview (SOPI) and a Writing Proficiency Assessment (WPA).