Target Market: University Students and Professionals (18 +)

Duration: Minimum of 4 Weeks

Qualification Level: Beginner – Intermediate

Course Materials:  1:1 – English for Life        

                                1:8 – American Headway

Class Schedule:  Monday – Thursday; 3 hours/day; 56 hours/month      Friday class is shortened

Program Description

General English program is intended for students who desire to improve their English skills. It is delivered individually to focus on students’ weak skills. And, group classes are for language function to develop students’ confidence through effective activations. Real life situations are among the focused subject to easily understand the topic hence, uplift language level.

The Communicative Approach is used in teaching this program. Thus, more time is spent in improving the students’ conversational skills to develop confidence in using the English language.

Different assessment methods are given to the students to measure their learning and progress in class. At the end of each month, a Re-assessment Exam is given to provide basis in determining the students’ level improvement.

Program Goal:

                The goal of this program is to build students’ confidence in using English, improve fluency and accuracy.

 

General Objectives:

  • Improve vocabulary and expressions common to everyday situations.
  • Improve understanding of English grammar.
  • Develop natural style of English pronunciation.
  • Develop conversation and communicative skills

General English

Class Structure
Specific Objectives
Target Area
2 Hours 1:1 with Filipino teacher Discuss articles Review numbers and alphabets Construct yes/no and wh- questions Ask and give personal information Talk about free-time activities Discuss usage of capital letters Review days of the week an d months Talk about colours Pronounce sm-, -bl and –gr Identify parts of the body Introduce house vocabularies Talk about ambitions Explain regular and irregular verbs Start a conversation Basic grammarSentence construction Speaking and pronunciation Vocabulary Socialization
Class Structure
Specific Objectives
Target Area
2 Hours 1:8 with Native speaker Verb tenses, adjectives and prepositionsLearn social expressions Describe friends Differentiate homes all over the world Describe favourite rooms Discussion – living abroad Discussion – working at night Discussion – blind date Discussion – shopping Discussion – teenagers and parents Discussion – books, movies and TV programs Discussion – nightlife Discussion – problems and advice Familiarize emotion vocabulary Review phonetic symbols Make a conversation How to express personal interests Review quantifiers Comprehend song meaning StressPronunciation Intonation Listening comprehension Communication

General English

Class Structure
Specific Objectives
Target Area
1 Hour 1:1 with Filipino teacher Review regular and irregular verbsDiscuss nouns and adjectives How to say hello and goodbye Talk about time and days Explain and, but and because Express likes and dislikes Express politeness Write a short note How to talk about good news Describe different clothing Share ones personal trip/travel Discuss present continuous Listen a dialog conversation GrammarSpeaking and pronunciation Socialization Writing Vocabulary Listening
Class Structure
Specific Objectives
Target Area
2 Hours 1:8 with Native speaker Make positive and negative questionsDiscuss families around the world Discuss pros and cons of bringing up a family in other countries Make surveys re family Discuss the most money-generated jobs Write a friendly letter/email Talk about friends from abroad Talk about life of royal bloods Identify lost sounds Express opinions – agreement and disagreement Read a tragic story Talk about early love Write a fairy tale story Discuss literal and idiomatic expressions Express politeness How to give advice, obligation and permission Discussion about laws all over the world How to arrange an appointment Talk about the weather and the natural phenomena around the world Report a weather news Talk about climate change CommunicationSocialization Pronunciation Vocabulary Reading comprehension

General English

Class Structure
Specific Objectives
Target Area
1 Hour 1:1 with Filipino teacher Review simple past, present and present continuousPronunciation of phonetic alphabets Discuss possessive pronouns Talk about types of houses Review articles Explain will/going to Discuss first conditional How to give advice Talk about relationships How to book a flight Make tag questions How to check in a hotel Talk about changes Pronounce consonant clusters Discuss second conditional Practice positive and negative intonation How to make complaints and suggestions Discuss conditional 3 Discuss indirect questions How to deal with problems Basic grammarSocialization Communication Pronunciation Sentence structures
Class Structure
Specific Objectives
Target Area
2 Hours 1:8 with Native speaker Discuss home away from homeIdentify pros and cons of living abroad Write resume and cover letter Fillers in English How to use exclamations Listen to an interview re lonely planet Understand gist of a literary piece Learn degrees of expressing likes Critique a story Retell news story Discuss adverbs of narrative Talk about the truth Listen to popular conspiracy theories Discussion – good and bad lies PronunciationRole play Reading comprehension Critical thinking Speaking