English Courses

This is an ESL program designed for students who need to improve their English for their own interest, for their career development, or before entering a University or College. It is broken out into 12 different levels each of which includes 100 hours of classroom instruction.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After going through this course of study, the student will understand English phonology, syllabic and sentence stress, grammar topics including all verb tenses, conditionals, modals, gerunds, infinitives, prepositions, questions, and various others. Additionally, the student will be able to read and understand texts of many different sources, including short ESL-themed sentence groups and paragraphs, short newspaper articles, magazine articles, essays, and short stories. The student will also be able to write their own texts of varying length, ranging from writing simple topics and opinion pieces to understanding proper academic-style essays.

 

After having finished this course, the student will have developed presentation and communication skills. The student will be able to give solo oral presentations on a variety of topics from the simple to the exotic and will be able to discuss topics and issues in a round-table format. The student will understand the key components to both giving a good presentation and to contributing to group discussion in a meaningful way.

Full-Time English Courses

Duration: 1 level per month

Type of program: Full-time

Number of hours: 25 hours/week

Part-Time English Courses

Duration: 1 level per three months

Type of program: Part-time

Number of hours: 8.5 hours/week