Yesbud Online TOEFL Course
Yesbud University School of English will be running an exciting collection of International English Programs. Our three-week programs combine general and academic English classes with subject specific content, as well as a varied social programs where students will meet and socialize together.
We are experienced in designing and delivering short courses to meet the specific requirements of educational institutions and other organisations from a range of countries.
English language courses for professional and academic groups
We offer tailor-made English courses for professional and academic groups using the English expertise from our unit and collaborating with disciplines across the University.
The English for Academic and Professional Development (EAPD) team offer general and tailor-made English as a foreign language courses for students and staff within the university and in the wider community.
We are a team of experienced English language tutors and lecturers specializing in designing and implementing English language programs for a range of purposes including general, academic, foundational and professional courses.
For our students at Yesbud University, we offer a range of free language and skills courses to help support them on their academic journey and help them to excel on their degree programs. These in-sessional courses include academic skills and English language classes and degree-specific courses. We also welcome inquiries from academic staff who would like bespoke English and Academic Skills classes embedded onto their modules.
For prospective students planning to study at Yesbud University, our Pre-sessional English courses provide preparation in the language and skills necessary for academic study. They can also help you to achieve the English level required for your chosen study.
For people in the wider community who would like to practice English alongside Kingston students and staff, you can join our General English classes running during term time.
For delegates in other educational, private or corporate institutions, we welcome enquiries on building tailor-made programmes for visiting groups for both academic and professional development.
Why choose this course?
Yesbud University’s English course will develop your English language and study skills to prepare you for your main course at university. Students who choose this course are ambitious and motivated. They come from a wide range of countries and go on to study on a wide range of degree programs. Our teaching and administrative team are highly skilled and experienced in working with international students and we are committed to helping you successfully complete the course. Together this makes for a varied and stimulating academic experience.
Our courses will:
- develop your English language skills so that you become more confident in your use of English and can participate fully on your chosen university programs;
- develop the study skills you need at university;
- develop your independence as a learner, which is an important skill for studying at English universities; and
- introduce you to the University, and the surrounding area, helping you to settle in to your new environment and meet other students.
Who are the courses for?
The courses are designed for international students who want to improve their English language skills and familiarize themselves with studying at university before starting studies at Yesbud or another university.
- students who wish to prepare for university study and have met their English language requirement for their main course at Yesbud University;
- students who do not meet the English language entry requirements for their chosen university course;
- students joining Yesbud University as part of an exchange programs (eg Erasmus or Study Abroad); and
- students planning to study at another English university.
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|Basic||A1||Beginner||Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.Can introduce themselves and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people they know and things they have.Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.|
|Basic||A2||Elementary||Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.Can describe in simple terms aspects of their background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.|
|Independent||B1||Intermediate||Can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where the language is spoken.Can produce simple connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.|
|Independent||B2||Upper Intermediate||Can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in their field of specialization.Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.Can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.|
|Proficient||C1||Advanced||Can understand a wide range of demanding, longer clauses, and recognize implicit meaning.Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.Can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organizational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.|
|Proficient||C2||Proficiency||Can understand with ease virtually everything heard or read.Can summarize information from different spoken and written sources, reconstructing arguments and accounts in a coherent presentation.Can express themselves spontaneously, very fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in the most complex situations.|
What you will learn
- Spoken English
- Written English
- Business English
- Reading English
- English Grammar
- Listening English
- English Pronunciation
- English Course for Arabic Student
- English Course for French Student
- General English Course
- Business English Course
|After completion of this course, participants will:||Participant will be assessed on the following criteria:|
|Use English grammar as accurately and fluently as possible||Participants are able to use the English grammatical system as accurately and fluently as possible in communication|
|Look up the pronunciation of an English word in a pronunciation dictionary||Participants are able to look up the pronunciation of an English word and pronounce it correctly|
|Write a report, memorandum, agenda and minutes of a meeting||Participants are able to write an effective report, memorandum, agenda and minutes, using the generally accepted format|
|Write an effective and clear business letter and e-mail||Participants are able to write an effective business letter and e-mail|
|Deliver an effective presentation, using appropriate visual aids and technology||Participants are able to make an effective presentation, using appropriate aids|
|Read and comprehend business documentation||Employ effective skimming, scanning and detailed reading techniques in order to comprehend business documentation|
- Course Duration: 4 weeks
- Total Course Fees: $51.99
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|For Arabic Speaking Students||For French Speaking Students|
What Can I Study?
Spoken English: Improve your fluency and confidence
Learn to speak English with confidence in this lesson. Do you feel shy or nervous speaking English? Learn to sound and feel more confident in your English!
English writing: Learn to write clearly and accurately
Learn how to improve your English writing in this video lesson. You’ll see how you can make your written English clearer, easier to read and more effective.
English grammar: Learn to use English structure correctly
Must’, ‘have to’ and ‘should’ are similar, but they aren’t the same. Learn what these verbs mean and how to use them correctly in this lesson.
English pronunciation: Learn to speak clearly and naturally
What do you need to know to pronounce English well? Pronunciation includes many different ideas and skills. Find out more details in this free lesson.
Business English: Learn to use English professionally
Learn how to write emails in English in this video lesson. You can see how to write a clear, well-structured English email with our easy-to-follow guide.
Why Choose Us?
- Respect : We treat all our students as individuals, and we will listen to your personal needs
- Quality: We only hire well-qualified, highly-experienced teachers
- Flexibility: Choose what you study, with whom, how and when
- Peace of mind: No contracts, advance payments or extra costs