Policies & Procedures

Course Enrollment and Credit Policies

Foreign Language Placement
Students who matriculate to Indiana University with prior knowledge of a foreign language must take the placement test in that language before registering for their first semester's classes to identify the appropriate foreign language course to take at IU Bloomington. For the following languages, this is done online:

  • Chinese 
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Spanish
For all other languages, please visit the website of the relevant department for information on their placement tests. 

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