About this course
Upper-Intermediate level General English course is an equivalent of B2 level. This course covers grammar, vocabulary, listening, reading, speaking and writing and takes 5 months to complete.
The main coursebook used for this course is Speakout Upper Intermediate (2nd Edition). Published by international publisher Pearson, it uses modern teaching techniques to teach English.
The book includes topics such as travel, technology and the environment, combining listening and reading texts with grammar and vocabulary instruction, and many engaging speaking activities. Speakout Upper Intermediate uses fun and engaging videos from the BBC for you to learn more about culture and authentic English.
This course also comes with access to Pearson’s My English Lab, an online platform with additional practice activities that goes together with the coursebook.
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 this course, you will be able to:
Give details descriptions of events and feelings
Develop an argument for and against a topic and justify opinions
Deal with problems in spoken conversation and speculate on causes and solutions