Some of the areas you will cover on this course are below. If you would like more detailed information please contact us.
||Psychology of learning; learning styles; how to learn; powerpoint; note taking; using libraries; avoiding plagiarism; notes from listening; working in groups; essay structure and organisation; answering questions; reading for research; editing; time management
|Skills - reading, writing, listening, speaking; comprehensive grammar; general vocabulary; pronunciation; progress tests
||Exam techniques; academic vocabulary; time training; understanding the question; skimming and scanning; model essays; timed essays; listening and reading practice; exam and academic speaking
||Cultural awareness; British media; British Education system; Geography; Britain; History of the English language; History of London; The Monachy; World Religions; British History - 19th century - now.
||Samples - depends on subjects students are going on to study at university but may include Sports Science, psychology, media studies, art history
The Economy; Management; Company Structure; Products; Banking; Marketing; Central banking; International trade; IT and Commerce
Learning a language is in many ways just like learning anything, it is best done if you have a teacher who has the experience, skills and resources to help you. At UIC we have the experience to help you achieve your goals - the teachers who work on these courses have expoerience both as teachers and as teacher trainers and can help you continue with your professional development.
UIC is a language school in the centre of London. As well as English we also teach 10 other languages to around 400 people a week. We are accredited by the British Council and ISI (the private school equivalent of OFSTED) and all the languages we teach are inspected. We are also an award winning school, we are the only language school in the world to have won both of the major awards - the STAR Language School in Europe (voted on by travel agents worldwide) and the British Council ELTon award for innovation in English Language Teaching.
So, great location, award winning, accredited and inspected, and many years of successful language learning experience.
UIC is London's Language School