Globe English Centre in Exeter launches an intensive academic English course on set dates in 2011. The course is for any general English student wishing to improve their study skills and increase their knowledge of academic English. With a maximum class size of 10, it is ideal for students who would like to progress to Higher Education in the UK - to study on a foundation course, a pre-sessional course, an undergraduate or master’s degree. The course of 21 hours per week focuses on key academic skills and IELTS exam preparation to improve students’ general English level, to develop their academic ability and to better their IELTS score. It is an intensive course running all day for either four or eight weeks.
•Academic skills: research skills, presentations, extensive essay writing, note taking, etc…
•IELTS exam techniques
•Weekly practice papers and academic tasks
•course review and assessment
Aimed at students with a minimum age of 17 years, the course runs for 4 or 8 weeks on these dates:
9 May to 3 June (4 weeks)
9 May to 1 July (8 weeks)
6 June to 1 July (4 weeks)
17 October to 11 November (4 weeks)
17October to 9 December (8 weeks)
14 November to 9 December (4 weeks)
To join the course, students need a minimum level of English equivalent to an IELTS score of 4.5 or Common European Framework level B1.
Globe English Centre website