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Feb2012

YCT is a standardized international Chinese language test to measure the ability of primary and secondary school students, whose native language is not Chinese, to communicate in Chinese in the classroom and daily lives. It consists of two independent parts: written test and oral test. The written test is made up of four levels from YCT-Level 1 to YCT-Level 4. The oral test includes YCT-Speaking (Basic) and YCT-Speaking (Intermediate), and the candidates' on-site performance will be recorded.

YCT Levels

YCT Levels

YCT-Level 1

Examination candidates who reach YCT-Level 1 can understand and put into practice vocabulary and sentences for daily use and have a foundation to pursue more advanced Chinese studies.

YCT-Level 2

 

Examination candidates who reach YCT-Level 2 can understand and use simple words and sentences to accomplish specific communication tasks.

YCT-Level 3

 

Examination candidates who reach YCT-Level 3 can use Chinese language to do simple and direct conversation about familiar daily topic, and achieve excellent level in the primary Chinese.

YCT-Level 4

 

Examination candidates who reach YCT-Level 4 can complete basic communicative tasks in daily life and study. If traveling in China, YCT- Level 4 can handle most communication tasks they encounter.

 

YCT - Written Test Structure

Level

Part

Number of Questions

Duration (Min)

Level 1

Listening\ Reading

35

30

Level 2

Listening\ Reading

40

45

Level 3

Listening\ Reading

60

55

Level 4

Listening\ Reading\ Writing

80

80


YCT - Speaking Structure

Level

Part

Number of Questions

Duration (Min)

Basic

Listen and repeat\ Listen and answer\ Look and say

25

17

Intermediate

Listen and repeat\ Look and say\ Speak your answer

14

19


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About Us

HSK Toronto Centre was officially registered as a Canadian non-profit organization in May of 2012, which was established in March 2000 with authorization from the China National Committee for Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) (CNCCPT), having been sponsored by Bond International College.

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