The Course

Spoken English for Academic purposes

(Advanced intermediate level)

Experiential Learning

This is an advanced spoken English course aimed at reaching the exemption level in spoken English and listening comprehension from academic institutions (level B2 according to the European Union levels, CEFR). The course is built to allow maximum opportunities to speak and improve fluency, pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary using various technologies and applications built specifically for this course in a non threatening and supportive environment.

For those students who wish to take the final exam and receive internationally accepted certification, there is a paying option which includes entry to our virtual world with unlimited practice time including teachers online in the virtual world at designated times to give you individual attention.


Learning Outcomes

  • To raise confidence in the use of English in a variety of situations
  • To raise the level of fluency in English. (Fluency of speech. And pronunciation)
  • To expand vocabulary expansion in everyday and academic situations
  • To raise the level of accuracy in English
  • To raise cultural awareness differences in the use between mother tongues and English To raise awareness for the use of appropriate expressions and discourse in English in a variety of situations
  • To give numerous opportunities to speak about various topics in a supportive environment
  • To encourage practicing spoken English

Course Schedule

COURSE START DATE – 10/10/2021
COURSE END DATE – 16/1/2022

TRAINING
Learning how to use the virtual world
10/10/2021
UNIT 1 – THE AIRPORT
Getting Information
Being Persuasive
24/10/2021
UNIT 2 – THE RESTAURANT
Complaining
American and British English
31/10/2021
UNIT 3 – THE LECTURE HALL
Presenting Yourself
Introducing Others
7/11/2021
UNIT 4 – TOWN HALL
Dealing with Complaints
Solving Problems
14/11/2021
UNIT 5 – THE ART GALLERY
Describing
21/10/2021
UNIT 6 – THE BANK
Inviting and Refusing
Excusing Yourself
28/10/2021
UNIT 7 – THE REAL ESTATE AGENCY
Advice and Suggestions
12/12/2021
UNIT 8 – SPEAKER’S SQUARE
Agreeing and Disagreeing
Debating
19/12/2021
UNIT 9 – THE UNIVERSITY
One Minute Speeches
26/12/2021
UNIT 10 – THE COMEDY CLUB
Summarizing
Understanding Different Accents
9/1/2022

Course Enrollment Details

Pricing

600

This includes –

  • An avatar to join the activities and simulations in the virtual world
  • Support
  • All course materials videos and exercises
  • An immersive English speaking community open 24/7
  • Weekly meetings to talk with other students
  • Real English teachers to speak with
  • A final assessment with certification acceptable for high Tech companies and many institutes of higher education