The course is designed to enhance and enrich proficiency in Academic English amongst learners starting at the A2 and then progressing on to the B1 Level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
This course enables learners to be proficient in the English language near to the CEFR B1 level.
Course Main Objectives
At the end of this course, students will be able to:
Student Learning Outcomes
Students will be able to:
- Vocabulary: Recall enough language to get by, with sufficient vocabulary to express themselves with some hesitation and circumlocutions on topics such as family, hobbies and interests, work, travel, and current events.
- Grammar: Demonstrate reasonably accurately a repertoire of frequently used ‘routines’ and grammatical patterns associated with more predictable situations.
- Listening: Recognise the main point of many radio or TV programmes, on current affairs or topics of personal or professional interest when the delivery is relatively slow and clear.
- Reading: Identify the ideas in texts that consist mainly of high frequency every day or job-related language
- Speaking: Employ phrases in a simple way to describe experiences and give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.
- Writing: Write simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest with clear opinions and reasons.