The University of Iowa Japanese placement test covers listening, grammar, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.
This test is administered during summer Orientation for first-year students. Continuing students who need to register for a test should contact the Evaluation and Examination Service at 319-335-0356, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those students who have completed four or more years of Japanese language in high school, the UI offers the opportunity to earn incentive credit through the Furthering Language Incentive Program. An explanation of the Furthering Language Incentive Program is here.
For specific course placement, click here.
After completing a placement test, scores can be viewed at the UI Placement Portal. Sign in requires a HawkID and password.