The Cardiff Met GETS Higher Test is designed to assess candidates in all the key language skills, Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. The results are aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).
The Cardiff Met GETS Higher Test scores are useful to Schools, Colleges, Universities to ascertain the English proficiency levels of their students and prospective students, enabling the planning of suitable language development programmes.
The Cardiff Met GETS Higher Test allows students to demonstrate that they are of a B2 level in all key language components. Successful completion of the GETS Higher meets the English Language Requirements for Cardiff Metropolitan University Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses.
Scores are awarded out of 100. Raw scores are converted to GETS Level 1 to 4 and awarded for each skill / module, plus an overall average Level.
Each module carries 25% weightage.
|75% - 100%||GETS Level 4|
|50% - 74%||GETS Level 3|
|36% - 49%||GETS Level 2|
|35% & below||GETS Level 1|