Content and Duration of Tests

HSK Testing Level Contents # of
Questions
Length
(minutes)
HSK
Level 1
Listening Comprehension 20 40 15 40*
Reading Comprehension 20 15
HSK
Level 2
Listening Comprehension 35 60 25 55*
Reading Comprehension 25 20
HSK
Level 3
Listening Comprehension 40 80

35

90*
Reading Comprehension 30 25
Writing 10 15
HSK
Level 4
Listening Comprehension 45 100 30 105*
Reading Comprehension 40 40
Writing 15 40
HSK
Level 5
Listening Comprehension 45 100 30 125*
Reading Comprehension 45 40
Writing 10 40
HSK
Level 6
Listening Comprehension 50 101 35 140*
Reading Comprehension 50 45
Writing 1 45

*Includes 10 or 15 minutes of filling in the answer sheet at the end of the tests.

**For HSK Level 1 and 2, the questions are marked with Pinyin.

HSK Oral Exams

HSK-Oral Testing Level Contents # of
Questions
Length
(minutes)
HSK-Oral
Elementary
Repeat a sentence 15 27 4 17*
Answer a question 10 3
Answer a question with at least 5 sentences 2 3
HSK-Oral
Intermediate
Repeat a sentence 10 14 3 21**
Interpret a picture 2 4
Answer a question 2 4
HSK-Oral
Advanced
Repeat a paragraph 3 6

7

24**
Read aloud a paragraph 1 2
Answer a question written on the test 2 5

*Includes seven minuntes preparation time
**Includes ten minutes preparation time

BCT+ and YCT Scores

TBA

Testing Schedule

2016 Test Dates:

HSK Exam
Exam Request Deadline: Nov. 5, 2016
Registration Deadline: Nov. 14, 2016
Day of Exam: Dec. 3, 2016

Test Locations:

Brigham Young University
Building & Room TBA