09.37.01.13

.13 Foreign Language GEDŽ Tests.

A. Each module of the GEDŽ Tests may be taken in foreign languages as available from the national testing service issuing the GEDŽ instrument, except as indicated in §D of this regulation.

B. If a candidate chooses to take a module in a foreign language, the entire module must be taken in the same language.

C. Separate modules may be taken in different languages if available from the national testing service issuing the GEDŽ instrument.

D. A candidate who chooses to take one or more modules in a foreign language must take the Reasoning Through Language Arts (RTLA) test module in English to demonstrate English proficiency.

E. A candidate who obtains passing scores on the foreign language tests and on the RTLA test in English, and who obtains the required overall passing score, shall be awarded a Maryland high school diploma.