Intermediate course corresponds to B1 level. The course is 5 months long with 2 lessons per week. This course covers grammar, vocabulary, listening, reading, speaking and writing.
The main coursebook used for this course is Speakout Intermediate. Published by international publisher Pearson, it uses modern teaching techniques to teach English.
The book includes topics such as travel, modern trends, combining tasks on listening and reading texts with tasks on grammar and vocabulary, and many engaging speaking activities. Speakout Intermediate uses fun and engaging videos from the BBC for you to learn more about culture and authentic English.
This coursebook also comes with access to Pearson’s MyEnglishLab, an online platform with additional practice activities.
The advantage of having online practice is that you can do your homework anytime, anyplace! It is immediately checked and you can see your mistakes and how to improve very easily. Your teacher can also see your answers and your progress and help you to develop.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
Talk confidently about past, present and future events
Discuss hypothetical situations, your obligations, abilities, and understand the English-speaking interlocutor
Discuss topics such as relationships, news, technology, life events, success, the environment and travel
Communicate effectively in situations where you need to tell a story, solve a problem, conduct a survey or express your own opinion, provide advice and warnings
Understand the basic ideas of news, articles, stories, TV shows and discussions