Quality language schools worldwide

Gold Coast students recommend computer-based Cambridge English exams


Six candidates who sat the first computer-based Cambridge FCE exam at the Langports Surfers Paradise campus on the Gold Coast in July 2012 have given very positive feedback. The students, who were from Brazil, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Japan and South Korea, took their speaking test on a Friday afternoon and on Saturday completed Writing, Reading, Use of English and Listening.

The candidates enjoyed the format of the exam and found it easy to navigate. They also found the tutorial at the beginning of each section very helpful and said that it gave them a clearer picture of what they needed to do to answer each question.

A major benefit of the computer-based examinations is the speed at which the results are processed: two weeks compared to six-eight weeks for paper-based results.

Overall, the candidates were extremely satisfied with their exam experience and would recommend the computer-based exam format to fellow students.

The Langports English Exams Centre (LEEC) offers students the choice of paper-based and computer-based versions of the Cambridge ESOL exams, since some prefer doing it on computer, while others still like the traditional pen and paper method. There is more about LEEC on the new Langports website: www.langports.com

More news & offers

IALC school ACET in Cork showcases city to students through art - 19/11/2017

2018 IALC e-version directory now online - 13/11/2017

IALC Research Report on student expectations, experiences and satisfaction launches to huge reception - 13/11/2017

Spanish and internship student at Malaca Instituto inspired with a love for learning languages - 13/11/2017

IALC Turkey Roadshow 2017 successful for agents and schools - 10/11/2017

Expanish Opens Second Spanish School in Barcelona - 09/11/2017

IALC school CCEB in Australia wins Education and Training Award - 09/11/2017

Three unmissable IALC events at ICEF Berlin - 23/10/2017

We are now accepting agent applications for the IALC 2018 Bologna Workshop! - 23/10/2017

Updated Classroom Tech at Good Hope Studies - 18/10/2017

TIS Torquay International School appoints new director of studies - 17/10/2017

Still tickets available for the inaugural Women in International Education Awards by Lead5050 - 16/10/2017

Check out some of the great social activities at ELC in Sydney - 12/10/2017

IALC and JAOS unite for coordinated scholarship program - 02/10/2017

Christmas programme at IALC language school Kingsway English Centre in Worcester - 02/10/2017

News archive

Save the date for the IALC 2018 Workshop in Bologna Italy
Find out more
Learn French in Montpellier France with Institut Linguistique Adenet (ILA)
Learn English in Ireland with Alpha College, Dublin
Learn English in Worcester with Kingsway English Centre
Learn English in Broadstairs with Hilderstone
Learn English in Australia with Langports
Learn English in Cape Town South Africa with Good Hope Studies
Learn English in Australia with Byron Bay English Language School
English courses in Australia with SACE
Study English in the USA with ILI Massachusetts
Parlano Italiano - Learn Italian in Italy with Alce Bologna
Learn Italian in Milan and Florence with Linguaviva
Learn Spanish in Ecuador with Estudio Sampere
Spanish courses in Spain, Escuela de Idiomas Nerja
Spanish language class with Malaca Instituto
Spanish language courses with Instituto de Idiomas Ibiza
Spanish language courses with Clic Seville and Cadiz
Learn German in Berlin with GLS
Learn French in Paris, Bordeaux & Biarritz with France Langue
IALC 2017 Turke UED