Introduction

As students begin to develop their skills to an intermediate level new learning priorities start to emerge. The need for more varied vocabulary and grammatical structures presents itself if the student is to attain a higher level of fluency in English. The Academic English Certificate provides this by challenging and engaging students through a variety of themes chosen to develop their academic English skills and increase their ability to confidently express themselves in English.

Requirements

Successful completion of IIBT’s GEC course, or IELTS Band 4 or equivalent.

Content

Students will develop their English skills by engaging with range of themes and issues that are relevant to twenty-first century life. Themes include:

  • work and employment
  • city life
  • travel and tourism
  • change
  • marriage and relationships

The course content is delivered in a variety of formats, including:

  • lectures
  • audio and visual media
  • literature
  • internet

Throughout the course students will be given the chance to practice and integrate their skills by producing:

  • academic and communicative writings
  • oral presentations
  • classroom debates
  • role plays and group activities

Outcomes

At the successful completion of the course, students will reach a level equivalent to IELTS Band 5.

Students will be able to:

  • organise, synthesise, and analyse information from readings and listenings
  • summarise and paraphrase texts and listenings and make informed inferences
  • use a wide variety of grammatical patterns and vocabulary with accuracy
  • develop and express their opinions and contribute to critical discussions
  • speak confidently with reasonably clear and natural intonation and pronunciation

Pathways

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Course Code :  AEC-01-00-1500 Full Time Study

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AEC-01-00-15-0115-Nov-1415-Dec-14457.5150Jan-15
AEC-01-00-15-0215-Dec-1415-Jan-15457.5150Feb-15
AEC-01-00-15-0315-Jan-1515-Feb-15457.5150Mar-15
AEC-01-00-15-0515-Feb-1515-Mar-15457.5150Apr-15
AEC-01-00-15-0515-Mar-1515-Apr-15457.5150May-15
AEC-01-00-15-0615-Apr-1515-May-15457.5150Jun-15
AEC-01-00-15-0715-May-1515-Jun-15457.5150Jul-15
AEC-01-00-15-0815-Jun-1515-Jul-15457.5150Aug-15
AEC-01-00-15-0915-Jul-1515-Aug-15457.5150Sep-15
AEC-01-00-15-1015-Aug-1515-Sep-15457.5150Oct-15
AEC-01-00-15-1115-Sep-1515-Oct-15457.5150Nov-15
AEC-01-00-15-1215-Oct-1515-Nov-15457.5150Dec-15
Class Times Schedule For Full Time Study Class Days Class Start Date
08:00 – 12:00 Mon-Fri – First Monday of Each Month
or 13:00 – 17:00 Mon-Fri
or 17:00 – 21:00 Mon-Fri

 

 

Academic English Certificate Level 1 & 2

Course Code :  AECP-01-00-1500 Part Time Study

Course
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AECP-01-00-15-0115-Nov-1415-Dec-142325150Jan-15
AECP-01-00-15-0215-Dec-1415-Jan-152325150Feb-15
AECP-01-00-15-0315-Jan-1515-Feb-152325150Mar-15
AECP-01-00-15-0515-Feb-1515-Mar-152325150Apr-15
AECP-01-00-15-0515-Mar-1515-Apr-152325150May-15
AECP-01-00-15-0615-Apr-1515-May-152325150Jun-15
AECP-01-00-15-0715-May-1515-Jun-152325150Jul-15
AECP-01-00-15-0815-Jun-1515-Jul-152325150Aug-15
AECP-01-00-15-0915-Jul-1515-Aug-152325150Sep-15
AECP-01-00-15-1015-Aug-1515-Sep-152325150Oct-15
AECP-01-00-15-1115-Sep-1515-Oct-152325150Nov-15
AECP-01-00-15-1215-Oct-1515-Nov-152325150Dec-15
Class Times For Part Time Study Class Days Class Start Date
08:00 – 10:00 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat – First Week of Each Month
or 10:00 – 12:00 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 13:30 – 15:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 15:30 – 17:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 17:30 – 19:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 19:30 – 21:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat

Course Code AEC-01-00-1600 Full Time Study

Course
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Days/WeekTotal WeeksTotal HoursClass
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AEC-01-00-16-0115-Nov-1515-Dec-15457.5150Jan-16
AEC-01-00-16-0215-Dec-1515-Jan-16457.5150Feb-16
AEC-01-00-16-0315-Jan-1615-Feb-16457.5150Mar-16
AEC-01-00-16-0515-Feb-1615-Mar-16457.5150Apr-16
AEC-01-00-16-0515-Mar-1615-Apr-16457.5150May-16
AEC-01-00-16-0615-Apr-1615-May-16457.5150Jun-16
AEC-01-00-16-0715-May-1615-Jun-16457.5150Jul-16
AEC-01-00-16-0815-Jun-1615-Jul-16457.5150Aug-16
AEC-01-00-16-0915-Jul-1615-Aug-16457.5150Sep-16
AEC-01-00-16-1015-Aug-1615-Sep-16457.5150Oct-16
AEC-01-00-16-1115-Sep-1615-Oct-16457.5150Nov-16
AEC-01-00-16-1215-Oct-1615-Nov-16457.5150Dec-16
Class Times Schedule For Full Time Study Class Days Class Start Date
08:00 – 12:00 Mon-Fri – First Monday of Each Month
or 13:00 – 17:00 Mon-Fri
or 17:00 – 21:00 Mon-Fri  

 

Course Code AECP-01-00-1600 Part Time Study

Course
Sub Code
Enrolment
From:
To:Duration:
Hours/Day
Days/WeekTotal WeeksTotal HoursClass
Start Date
Course CodeFromToHours/DayDay/WeekTotal WeeksTotal HoursStart Date
AECP-01-00-16-0115-Nov-1515-Dec-152325150Jan-16
AECP-01-00-16-0215-Dec-1515-Jan-162325150Feb-16
AECP-01-00-16-0315-Jan-1615-Feb-162325150Mar-16
AECP-01-00-16-0515-Feb-1615-Mar-162325150Apr-16
AECP-01-00-16-0515-Mar-1615-Apr-162325150May-16
AECP-01-00-16-0615-Apr-1615-May-162325150Jun-16
AECP-01-00-16-0715-May-1615-Jun-162325150Jul-16
AECP-01-00-16-0815-Jun-1615-Jul-162325150Aug-16
AECP-01-00-16-0915-Jul-1615-Aug-162325150Sep-16
AECP-01-00-16-1015-Aug-1615-Sep-162325150Oct-16
AECP-01-00-16-1115-Sep-1615-Oct-162325150Nov-16
AECP-01-00-16-1215-Oct-1615-Nov-162325150Dec-16
Class Times For Part Time Study Class Days Class Start Date
08:00 – 10:00 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat – First Week of Each Month
or 10:00 – 12:00 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 13:30 – 15:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 15:30 – 17:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 17:30 – 19:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat
or 19:30 – 21:30 Mon/Wed/Fri  or Tue/Thu/Sat