English Cambridge Advanced blended

Level: Intermediate (B1/B2)

We will use a great variety of exercises and classroom activities to work on all your language skills. This C1 level course will also provide you with information you need for passing the Cambridge Advanced exam. This course offers one class session and one self study module per week.

€350,00

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Starting from 13 February 2020

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About this course

Cusus Cambridge blended

This English Cambridge Advanced course is aimed at at those who wish to achieve level C1. You can start with level B2+

The course helps you to achieve a C1 level and to prepare for the Cambridge Advanced exam.

 

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Learning goals

The course focuses on:

  • increasing general conversational skills;
  • expanding your vocabulary;
  • improving pronunciation;
  • improving nuances in your speech
  • increasing knowledge of grammar;
  • developing reading skills for more complex texts and acquiring self-study skills;
  • improving listening skills for more complex conversations;
  • improving writing skills.

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Method

  • Every week consists of two modules, one module is offered as a class session at Babel and one module as self study. For both weekly modules you will be working with the Cambridge Objective Advanced book and the online learning environment.
  • You can order the course book required on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your book to the first session.
  • The focus in the class sessions is on practical exercises with an emphasis on cooperative work and task-based activities. Grammar revision and vocabulary work are covered in class and in the self-study modules. In these self-study modules you will also be offered additional videos, audio and screencasts. Prior to each class session, the related self-study module should be completed.

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Time investment

This English Cambridge Advanced course consists of 9 class sessions at Babel in Utrecht and 9 self study modules of at least two hours per week. In addition, we recommend you to prepare properly for each class session.

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Practical

  • The language of instruction is English.
  • You will be working with the Cambridge Objective Advanced book, which you can order on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your book to the first session. Active participation is expected  in the course sessions.
  • Prior to each class session, the related self-study module should be completed.
  • The course also includes 2-3 hours of weekly homework assignments. You will receive a certificate of participation if you attend at least 8 meetings and complete 8 self-study modules.
  • If you work or study at Utrecht University you will receive a 15% discount. Please register with your UU email address. Your registration will then be processed automatically.

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Schedule

  • Starting date: 13 February 2020
    DayDateStartEnd
    Thursday13 February 202011:0012:45
    Thursday20 February 202011:0012:45
    Thursday27 February 202011:0012:45
    Thursday5 March 202011:0012:45
    Thursday12 March 202011:0012:45
    Thursday19 March 202011:0012:45
    Thursday26 March 202011:0012:45
    Thursday2 April 202011:0012:45
    Thursday9 April 202011:0012:45

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  • Starting date: 21 April 2020
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday21 April 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday28 April 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday12 May 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday19 May 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday26 May 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday2 June 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday9 June 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday16 June 202020:0021:45
    Tuesday23 June 202020:0021:45

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