PSB Academy

Certificate in English Proficiency (Advanced)


user 42

Description

This Certificate in English Proficiency (Advanced) programme aims to develop your accuracy, facility and fluency in the appropriate use of English. You will learn speaking and listening skills at an advanced level, euipped for undergraduate and postgraduate studies.

At the end of the programme, students will be able to:

  • Understand formal and informal conversations or commentary on topics in academic and non-academic contexts
  • Be equipped with the knowledge of academic vocabulary
  • Correctly use reference materials, following appropriate academic conventions
  • Identify and create appropriate text types required for an academic task

 

Course Structure

This programme amounts to a total of 230 contact hours for the full-time pathway.

 

Course Outline

Speaking and Listening

You will learn speaking and listenening skills at an advanced level, equipped for undergraduate and postgraduate studies:

  • express ideas and thoughts in small group discussion in tutorial settings
  • prepare and deliver pral presentations
  • extract main and supporting information from a formal lecture presentation
  • understand formal and informal conversations or commentary on topics in academic and non-academic contexts

 

Reading

You will be equipped with academic vocabulary and gain understanding of the structure and discourse of text:

  • be equipped with the knowledge of academic vocabulary
  • demonstrate understanding of the structure and discourse of texts by extracting the relevant information and presenting them orally or in written form
  • read and comprehend articles of both academic and general interest

 

Writing

You will will be trained to write a range of complex sentences, correctly paraphrase and use references and produce research reports:

  • correctly use reference materials, following appropriate academic conventions
  • identify and create appropriate text types required for an academic task
  • plan, research and write research reports
  • paraphrase for referencing
  • write a range of complex sentences with a degree of grammatical accuracy

Entry Requirements

  • Certificate in English Proficiency Level 4 or IELTS 5.5
  • For more information on International Students Entry Requirements, enquiry with PSB Academy
  • Applicants who do not meet the above requirements may also apply, but will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Delivery methods

  • Classroom

Assesment Methods

  • Assignments, tests, projects and final examinations

Graduation and Degree

  • Certificate in English Proficiency (Advanced)

Commencement date

Upon Enquiry

Full/part time

Full Time

Length of course

3 Months

Course Price

$ 2,675.00

Contact School

Complete the form below and we'll send a message to the school on your behalf.