English Language Course, Intermediate level I
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Non Degree Course
General Objectives of the CourseThis is a general language course for adults who need to speak and write English in a variety of situations. Students have the opportunity to discover how the language works for them, by studying carefully selected examples with the guidance of their teacher.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsAt the end of the 120 hour course students will have the confidence and skills necessary to deal with day-to-day situations in English on an intermediate level. Part I of the course completes CEFR B1 and Part II starts B2.
Mode of StudyFace to face
Applicants must be aged 16 years or over. Candidates must take a test (mandatory) to evaluate English proficiency or having successfully completed English Language Course, level Pre-intermediate II in the last two years.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsRegulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingThere is continuous evaluation with two written tests per semester, and the possibility of doing a final exam.
As a rule, continuous assessment is the preferential regime to assess our students’ knowledge which requires 75% attendance and completion of two assessment tests. Other elements such as class participation, homework and tasks performed throughout the course, are also taken into account for evaluation. At the end of each level, students can request the corresponding certificate, if the course has been successfully completed.
- Study Programme
1st SemesterStart date: 16-09-2013
Start date (first year): 16-09-2013
End date: 21-12-2013
2nd SemesterStart date: 10-02-2014
End date: 31-05-2014