~ 30 mins
- 15 Italian MCQs
Available on request
About the test:
The Italian (Proficient/C2) test evaluates a candidate's proficiency in the Italian language at a C2 level of the CEFR framework. Through multiple-choice questions, it assesses knowledge of Italian grammar, vocabulary, comprehension, and verbal reasoning.
~ 30 mins
Available on request
The Italian (Proficient/C2) test helps recruiters and hiring managers identify qualified candidates from a pool of resumes, and helps in taking objective hiring decisions. It reduces the administrative overhead of interviewing too many candidates and saves time by filtering out unqualified candidates at the first step of the hiring process.
The test screens for the following skills that hiring managers look for in candidates:
Traditional assessment tools use trick questions and puzzles for the screening, which creates a lot of frustration among candidates about having to go through irrelevant screening assessments.
The main reason we started Adaface is that traditional pre-employment assessment platforms are not a fair way for companies to evaluate candidates. At Adaface, our mission is to help companies find great candidates by assessing on-the-job skills required for a role.Why we started Adaface
We have a very high focus on the quality of questions that test for on-the-job skills. Every question is non-googleable and we have a very high bar for the level of subject matter experts we onboard to create these questions. We have crawlers to check if any of the questions are leaked online. If/ when a question gets leaked, we get an alert. We change the question for you & let you know.How we design questions
With Adaface, we were able to optimise our initial screening process by upwards of 75%, freeing up precious time for both hiring managers and our talent acquisition team alike!
Brandon Lee, Head of People, Love, Bonito
The most important thing while implementing the pre-employment Italian (Proficient/C2) test in your hiring process is that it is an elimination tool, not a selection tool. In other words: you want to use the test to eliminate the candidates who do poorly on the test, not to select the candidates who come out at the top. While they are super valuable, pre-employment tests do not paint the entire picture of a candidate’s abilities, knowledge, and motivations. Multiple easy questions are more predictive of a candidate's ability than fewer hard questions. Harder questions are often "trick" based questions, which do not provide any meaningful signal about the candidate's skillset.Science behind Adaface tests
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Adaface tests are conversational, low-stress, and take just 25-40 mins to complete.
This is why Adaface has the highest test-completion rate (86%), which is more than 2x better than traditional assessments.
The Italian (Proficient/C2) test makes use of scenario-based questions to test for on-the-job skills as opposed to theoretical knowledge, ensuring that candidates who do well on this screening test have the relavant skills. The questions are designed to covered following on-the-job aspects:
Once the test is sent to a candidate, the candidate receives a link in email to take the test. For each candidate, you will receive a detailed report with skills breakdown and benchmarks to shortlist the top candidates from your pool.
The skill of Italian involves the ability to understand and communicate effectively in Italian, both in written and spoken forms. It includes proficiency in grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension, enabling individuals to engage in conversations, comprehend written texts, and express their thoughts accurately in Italian.
The proficiency skill is a measure of the individual's overall level of competency and mastery in the Italian language. It encompasses all aspects of language use, including grammar, vocabulary, listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Measuring proficiency in this test provides recruiters with a clear understanding of the candidate's fluency, accuracy, and ability to function in Italian at a professional level.
Language proficiency refers to the individual's ability to utilize a specific language effectively. This skill is essential for the Italian (Proficient/C2) test as it assesses the candidate's understanding and application of Italian language rules, structures, and conventions. Evaluating language skill ensures that candidates possess the necessary linguistic competence to communicate effectively and comprehend complex Italian texts.
Level C2 is the highest level of language proficiency according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). It represents near-native or native-like fluency, allowing individuals to express themselves with exceptional complexity and precision. Measuring the C2 skill in this test demonstrates the candidate's advanced knowledge and mastery of Italian, highlighting their ability to engage in nuanced, sophisticated, and highly accurate language use.
The assessment skill involves the ability to evaluate and measure a candidate's performance, knowledge, and skills accurately. Conducting an assessment in the Italian (Proficient/C2) test allows recruiters to obtain valid and reliable results, ensuring that candidates' language abilities are objectively evaluated and compared. Assessment provides essential data and insights for decision-making, enabling recruiters to make informed judgments about the candidate's suitability for language-intensive roles.
The test skill pertains to the specific evaluation instrument used to measure the candidate's Italian language proficiency. The Italian (Proficient/C2) test is designed to accurately assess and quantify the candidate's abilities in various language domains, such as reading, writing, listening, and speaking. This comprehensive examination ensures a standardized and fair evaluation process, enabling recruiters to make reliable comparisons between candidates.
The actual topics of the questions in the final test will depend on your job description and requirements. However, here's a list of topics you can expect the questions for Italian (Proficient/C2) test to be based on.
For intermediate/ experienced candidates, we customize the assessment questions to include advanced topics and increase the difficulty level of the questions. This might include adding questions on topics like
Yes, absolutely. Custom assessments are set up based on your job description, and will include questions on all must-have skills you specify. Here's a quick guide on how you can request a custom test.
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The primary thing to keep in mind is that an assessment is an elimination tool, not a selection tool. A skills assessment is optimized to help you eliminate candidates who are not technically qualified for the role, it is not optimized to help you find the best candidate for the role. So the ideal way to use an assessment is to decide a threshold score (typically 55%, we help you benchmark) and invite all candidates who score above the threshold for the next rounds of interview.
Each Adaface assessment is customized to your job description/ ideal candidate persona (our subject matter experts will pick the right questions for your assessment from our library of 10000+ questions). This assessment can be customized for any experience level.
Yes, it makes it much easier for you to compare candidates. Options for MCQ questions and the order of questions are randomized. We have anti-cheating/ proctoring features in place. In our enterprise plan, we also have the option to create multiple versions of the same assessment with questions of similar difficulty levels.
No. Unfortunately, we do not support practice tests at the moment. However, you can use our sample questions for practice.
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Here is a quick guide on how to request a custom assessment on Adaface.