Zoni Language Center

Introduction

Zoni Language Centers is one of the leaders in international language and College placement education. Zoni serves thousands of students from every corner of the world at our English language schools in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada. Our campuses operate in such exciting cities as New York City, New Jersey,Jackson Heights, Flushing, Miami Beach, Vancouver and Toronto.

Why Zoni?

Every year, thousands of students enjoy the benefits of studying at Zoni Language Centers.

A Leading Language Center since 1991: Zoni’s growth is a measure of its success. Zoni is the largest private English language school in the New York metropolitan area. Zoni’s Programs are Officially Certified and Accredited: Our institution in New York is officially recognized and certified by the New York State Education Department. Our Schools in the US are accredited by The Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET). In Canada, we are accredited by Languages Canada. A Unique Teaching System and Methodology: Zoni’s English System advocates competency in English language acquisition evident in any of the courses you enroll in. Our greatest concern is developing your ability to communicate effectively. We are committed to exceeding our student’s expectations. Qualified and Experienced Instructors: You will learn from experienced professionals. Zoni’s instructors have college degrees and extensive experience in the teaching of English. Useful and Important Certification: Upon finishing a course of study, Zoni students will receive the Zoni Certificate that reflects their acquired knowledge of English. This certification will permit students to present linguistic credentials in any future academic or work situations. Evidence of Our Success: The Zoni English System has produced very strong learning outcomes in recent years, and our students have moved on to North American colleges and universities and successful careers with their bilingual, English skills. Open Enrollment year-round: Since we have an open enrollment system year round, students can begin any Monday throughout the year. Zoni always has a class to fit your schedule. Testing Center for the TOEFL iBT and Cambridge ESOL examination: Zoni's schools in New York and Miami are among the very few Cambridge Examination Centers. Our schools are also certified testing center for the TOEFL iBT. Zoni students not only have the benefit of preparing for the TOEFL and Cambridge exams at our school with specialized instructors, but once ready, they can also enjoy the privilege of taking the official examination in the same Computer Lab where they have been practicing for it on our premises. Spacious Location and Modern Educational Facilities: Zoni offers you the finest educational facilities in which to learn English rapidly and efficiently. We also offer a multimedia resource center enhances the interactive learning and development of your language skills. Zoni offers free wireless Internet access at all locations. The Zoni Voice: This is a newspaper written, designed and produced by students, faculty and staff for students, faculty and staff. It’s a place for everyone to voice opinions and share cultures using English.
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Cambridge Preparation

Campus Full time 8 weeks September 2017 USA Manhattan

The University of Cambridge ESOL exams have long been recognized as one of the industry leaders in English assessment, beneficial for those who wish to attend university, improve their job prospects or simply measure their level of English. [+]

Cambridge ESOL Exam Preparation Course in New York (IEP) The University of Cambridge ESOL exams have long been recognized as one of the industry leaders in English assessment, beneficial for those who wish to attend university, improve their job prospects or simply measure their level of English. The course is designed to prepare students to achieve their goals towards successfully passing the Cambridge exams: PET - Preliminary English Test FCE - First Certificate in English CAE - Certificate in Advanced English CPE - Certificate of Proficiency in English Zoni Language Centers is one of the very few Cambridge Examination Centers in the United States; having two official centers, one in Miami Beach and our center in New York City. Benefits The Cambridge examination is officially recognized as proof of proficiency in English by hundreds of employers, universities and government departments It is also recognized around the world for business and study purposes The skills learnt will give the confidence needed to use English in real situations This exam is valid for life (never need to take the exam again) Duration: 8 weeks / 20 hours per week Zoni New York is proud to be an authorized center to administer the following Cambridge ESOL exams: PET - Preliminary English Test FCE - First Certificate in English CAE - Certificate in Advanced English CPE - Certificate of Proficiency in English BEC - Business English Certificate (Higher) BULATS - Business Language Testing Service TKT - Teaching Knowledge Test OET - Occupational English Test The International English language test that assesses the language and communication skills of healthcare professionals (medical doctors, pharmacists, dentists, occupational therapist physical therapist, speech pathologist, etc.) [-]

ESL for Business

Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2017 USA Manhattan

A course for high-intermediate and advanced-level professionals who wish to improve their use of English in a workplace setting, ESL for Business gives students the opportunity to learn vocabulary and participate in realistic situations for listening, speaking, reading and writing practice that directly apply to the world of finance and other industries. [+]

Intensive Business English Courses in New York A course for high-intermediate and advanced-level professionals who wish to improve their use of English in a workplace setting, ESL for Business gives students the opportunity to learn vocabulary and participate in realistic situations for listening, speaking, reading and writing practice that directly apply to the world of finance and other industries. The course provokes and reinforces critical thinking by having students analyze the success stories of various businesses in the U.S., and how they relate to other businesses globally. Because of New York’s standing in the world economy, students have unique opportunities at their disposal while studying ESL for Business. Field trips to New York’s financial and business districts give insight to the international business environment, and a visit to the NY Stock Exchange lets students see what life in high finance is really like! Length of program: Twelve weeks with four hours of instruction, five days a week. [-]

IELTS Preparation

Campus Full time 8 weeks September 2017 USA Manhattan

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) was developed for international markets by ETS and has rapidly become one of the leading tests for higher education, immigration and employment around the world. [+]

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) was developed for international markets by ETS and has rapidly become one of the leading tests for higher education, immigration and employment around the world. This course helps learners develop detailed knowledge of English skills and strategies needed for success to pass the IELTS exam. It includes vocabulary and grammar tasks, skill-building and exam practice. There are four modules, each with its own corresponding exercises, tasks and practice tests. Length of program: The program will consist of two sessions, four weeks per session and four hours a day, Monday through Friday. [-]

Premium Intensive English Program

Campus Full time 1 week September 2017 USA Manhattan

The Premium Intensive English program offers language instruction with an approach that integrates four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. [+]

Premium Intensive English Program (PIEP) 20 hours per week (Full-time) 4 hours of instruction per day, five days a week, plus additional activities The Premium Intensive English program offers language instruction with an approach that integrates four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. The specific courses under these programs also include the incorporation of pronunciation, vocabulary building and conversation activities using grammar in context. Extra-curricular academic activities such as field trips to museums and historical sites, and film showings are provided to enhance and reinforce English proficiency. I Beginner Courses provide learners with basic communication skills and English grammar. They learn to construct simple to complex sentences and develop vocabulary skills to be able to participate in small group discussions. II Intermediate Courses develop learners' awareness of the relationship of grammar to meaning. They learn to participate in big group discussions and practice giving short talks. They develop fluency in speaking and writing. III High Intermediate Courses enhance learners' ability to communicate with and understand English speakers. They increase grammatical accuracy in writing and speaking and develop reading comprehension. IV Advanced Courses further develop learners' fluency in speaking, reading, listening and speaking. They attain a high command of vocabulary words and idioms to help them participate in class discussions. They acquire a stronger grammar foundation, develop their ability to react to readings and enhance active listening skills. ELECTIVE ENGLISH COURSES Elective courses are special classes designed to supplement and reinforce language acquisition. Students with an advanced level of English proficiency have the option of choosing these courses to enhance their four skills and attain a higher level of English proficiency. These courses help improve specific skills in preparation for greater career opportunities. Pronunciation and Accent Reduction I and II This course reinforces speaking and listening skills. Learners develop the ability to understand and use spoken English with good pronunciation and a more natural-sounding accent. Advanced Academic Grammar I & II This course is designed for advanced college- or professional-bound ESL students in need of an intensive grammar review. It reviews major structures and introduces more complex skills. Although the emphasis of the textbook is grammar, students will use the appropriate structures in speaking and writing exercises. Advanced Academic Listening and Speaking I & II With emphasis on listening and speaking, this course is will develop listening strategies, refine listening comprehension skills, and expand students vocabulary. Students will listen to actual radio shows and interviews; summarize main ideas; and employ other techniques during discussions, debates, and role-plays. Intensive ESL for Business Our ESL for Business course is designed to prepare students to succeed in business and enlarge their knowledge of the business world. It introduces students to fundamentals of business, structures of various types of businesses in the United States and Great Britain. Also, it consists of interesting topics in international business and discussion of authentic materials from a variety of articles and books about business. It provides realistic business situations for speaking and writing practice. American Culture/Film This course broadens students' understanding of American culture through the medium of film. Extensive analyses and discussions of various topics follow viewings of films selected for their relevance to American culture and impact on American society. Language skills are reinforced through the use of language in film, including idioms, phrasal verbs and twenty-first century vernacular. Conversation Practice Class The main focus of the conversation class is to give students the skills to be able to express themselves in everyday situations. Pronunciation, vocabulary and idioms are learned and practiced to further develop conversational skills. [-]

Semi-Intensive English Program

Campus Part time 15 hours September 2017 USA Manhattan

The Premium Semi-Intensive English program offers language instruction with an approach that integrates four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. [+]

Semi-Intensive English Program (SIEP) 15 hours per week (Part-time) 3hours of instruction per day, five days a week, plus additional activities The Premium Semi-Intensive English program offers language instruction with an approach that integrates four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. The specific courses under these programs also include the incorporation of pronunciation, vocabulary building and conversation activities using grammar in context. Extra-curricular academic activities such as field trips to museums and historical sites, and film showings are provided to enhance and reinforce English proficiency. If you are coming to the USA partly for business or to take a vacation, then this course is for you! It includes the study of all English skills, but still allows you more free time to pursue your own personal schedule. I Beginner Courses provide learners with basic communication skills and English grammar. They learn to construct simple to complex sentences and develop vocabulary skills to be able to participate in small group discussions. II Intermediate Courses develop learners' awareness of the relationship of grammar to meaning. They learn to participate in big group discussions and practice giving short talks. They develop fluency in speaking and writing. III High Intermediate Courses enhance learners' ability to communicate with and understand English speakers. They increase grammatical accuracy in writing and speaking and develop reading comprehension. IV Advanced Courses further develop learners' fluency in speaking, reading, listening and speaking. They attain a high command of vocabulary words and idioms to help them participate in class discussions. They acquire a stronger grammar foundation, develop their ability to react to readings and enhance active listening skills. ELECTIVE ENGLISH COURSES Elective courses are special classes designed to supplement and reinforce language acquisition. Students with an advanced level of English proficiency have the option of choosing these courses to enhance their four skills and attain a higher level of English proficiency. These courses help improve specific skills in preparation for greater career opportunities. Pronunciation and Accent Reduction I and II This course reinforces speaking and listening skills. Learners develop the ability to understand and use spoken English with good pronunciation and a more natural-sounding accent. Advanced Academic Grammar I & II This course is designed for advanced college- or professional-bound ESL students in need of an intensive grammar review. It reviews major structures and introduces more complex skills. Although the emphasis of the textbook is grammar, students will use the appropriate structures in speaking and writing exercises. Advanced Academic Listening and Speaking I & II With an emphasis on listening and speaking, this course is will develop listening strategies, refine listening comprehension skills, and expand students vocabulary. Students will listen to actual radio shows and interviews; summarize main ideas; and employ other techniques during discussions, debates, and role-plays. Intensive ESL for Business Our ESL for Business course is designed to prepare students to succeed in business and enlarge their knowledge of the business world. It introduces students to fundamentals of business, structures of various types of businesses in the United States and Great Britain. Also, it consists of interesting topics in international business and discussion of authentic materials from a variety of articles and books about business. It provides realistic business situations for speaking and writing practice. American Culture/Film This course broadens students' understanding of American culture through the medium of film. Extensive analyses and discussions of various topics follow viewings of films selected for their relevance to American culture and impact on American society. Language skills are reinforced through the use of language in film, including idioms, phrasal verbs and twenty-first century vernacular. [-]

TOEFL Preparation

Campus Full time 10 weeks September 2017 USA Manhattan

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is the standard among American colleges and universities to assess the English level of non-native students. This course prepares students to take the TOEFL in both computer-based or paper-based formats. [+]

Intensive TOEFL Program and Courses in New York The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is the standard among American colleges and universities to assess the English level of non-native students. This course prepares students to take the TOEFL in both computer-based or paper-based formats. It provides a comprehensive review of all the components needed for the TOEFL, including written structures (grammar), reading comprehension, listening comprehension and essay writing. Students learn techniques and strategies to maximize their test results. Practice TOEFL tests are a regular part of the course. Length of program: Ten weeks with four hours of instruction per day, five days a week. [-]

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