If you took the Avant PLACE placement exam in 2017, here are the suggested placement levels by scores. For all courses 102-205 students may enroll directly. Courses above 205 will need permission from the department for new students. If you have questions please contact Dr. Elizabeth Lewis firstname.lastname@example.org
UMW Language Placement By Avant Placement Exam Scores
Avant Score Approx. Proficiency level UMW Course placement
|5 or higher||Intermediate-Mid||Invited to take re-exam for exemption*, possible 300 level placement**|
|4*||Intermediate-Low||Invited to take re-exam*, possible 300 level placement**|
|3*||Novice-High||201 or 205 for students who want to complete LR in one semester|
|3||Novice-High||201 or 205 for students who want to complete LR in one semester|
|2*||Novice-Mid||102 or 105 for students who want review|
|2||Novice-Mid||102 or 105 for students who want review|
*If you scored high and want to take the re-exam for exemption, you must sign up for a test time through MyUMW. Contact Jennifer Buist email@example.com. If you plan to continue your students in language with an advanced (300 level) course, there is no need to take this exam.
**Contact Dr. Lewis about a waiver of pre-requisite for permission to enroll in the appropriate advanced course.