In Dagestan ninth-graders will take their mock interview in the Russian language

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Rasolomanana. Archival photoIn Dagestan ninth-graders will take their mock interview in the Russian language© RIA Novosti / Sergei Rasulov

Pupils of the ninth classes of the Dagestan schools will be final interview in the Russian language, the results of which will be admitted to the State final certification, the press service of the regional Ministry of education.

«Dagestan among the 50 regions of the country will participate in testing the final interview in the Russian language in 9th grade. The event will be held tomorrow 9 November. This interview in Russian language will test the skills of spontaneous speech of the students. Testing is conducted in order to develop organizational, technological and information challenges,» the statement reads.

The interview includes four tasks, namely, reading the text aloud; retelling the text using additional information; a monologue saying on one of the selected topics; dialogue with the examiner-interlocutor. To perform each of these tasks students will be given 15 minutes.

To get «credit» will need to score at least 10 points out of 19 possible. Student answers will be evaluated by the teachers of Russian language and literature according to uniform criteria.

The representative of the Ministry also said that the results of testing affect the admission of pupils to state final attestation will not be preparatory events scheduled for February 2019.