New HSK Test Organized by Confucius Institute in Bologna Hit A New High
June 16th, 2012 – The Confucius Institute in Bologna, Italy organized 2012 New HSK Test smoothly. Altogether 238 test takers from Emilia Romagna and surround provinces and cities sit on the exam.
Test Takers Sitting on New HSK Test Level 2
The test is the most ground breaking one since the Confucius Institute in Bologna organized HSK test, covering all of six levels of written exam and the number of test takers doubled the figure in previous years. Of which, Level 1 and Level 2 test takers are the most, standing at 96 and 84 separately. In addition, test takers come from different sources. Apart from students from Bologna University and surrounding universities, 68-year-old retired engineer, 14-year-old middle school student, government officials and police officers also attended the exam. This pointed to the fact that Italians have increasingly recognized the importance of learning Chinese. In addition, the Confucius Institute in Bologna has played great role in hosting cultural events and promoting Chinese language and test.
Test Takers Sitting on New HSK Test Level 3
In order to ensure smooth operation of the test, the Confucius Institute in Bologna made full and careful preparations for every link. Staffers at every process checked on and ensured faultless work of all processes, from initiating registration in April, taking stock of name list of test takers and uploading information of test takers in May; printing and issuing Test Admission Ticket and providing pre-test training for examiners in June, to test room arrangement, equipment examination in the leading-up to the exam. Alongside that, the CI has arranged exclusive time to take up questions of examinees about the test and help them better known HSK test since April.
Picture/Text by Zhao Rongrong, Confucius Institute in Bologna