This is a performance based assessment. It is a presentational writing assessment for novices. Students are assessed on questions like:
¿Cómo te llamas?
¿Cuál es la fecha?
¿Qué hora es?
¿De dónde eres?
Students pretend to fill out a form for the webmaster of their school in Spain, where they are studying for a year, simulating an authentic situation. You could also use this as an activity.