English Course: Intermediate and Upper Intermediate
This course will enable you to interact with a level of fluency and spontaneity that facilitates regular interaction with native speakers and to actively participate in familiar contexts expressing your point of view. You will be able to write compositions or reports and give reasons in support of or against a particular viewpoint. You will be able to write letter emphasizing the personal relevance of certain events and past experiences. You will have the necessary skills to understand extended speech even when it’s not clearly structured or signaled explicitly. You can understand and follow tv programs easily, long and complex literary texts, specialized articles and longer technical instructions even if they do not relate to your field of interest. You will be able to give presentations and detailed descriptions of complex subjects clearly, write well-structured texts, and express points of view at some length.
What can you expect with your classes?
SPEAKING: I can deal with most situations likely to arise whilst traveling in an area where the language is spoken. I can enter unprepared into conversation on topics that are familiar, of personal interest or pertinent to everyday life (e.g. family, hobbies, work, travel and current events). I can connect phrases in a simple way in order to describe experiences and events, my dreams, hopes and ambitions. I an briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans. I can narrate a story or relate the plot of a book or film and describe my reactions. LISTENING: I can understand the main points of clear standard speech on familiar B1 matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. I can understand the main point of many radio or TV programs on current affairs or topics of personal or professional interest when the delivery is relatively slow and clear. READING: I can understand the main points of clear standard speech on familiar matter regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. I can understand the main point of many radio or TV programs on current affairs or topics of personal or professional interest when the delivery is relatively slow and clear. WRITING: I can write simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest. I can write personal letters describing experiences and impressions.
Course entry: Level 7-8-9 (B1) Number of lessons:
- Intensive: 10 hours per week
- Super Intensive: 15 hours per week
- Intensive plus: 20 hours per week
Classes are Monday to Friday. Lesson length: 60 minutes Class size: Average 10, maximum 12 Minimum age: 16 years old Schedule: Morning and Evening.