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Intensive English Program (IEP)

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TOEFL Preparation

Two Sections Available to Choose From:

Course DatesWeeksMeeting TimesStatusInstructor(s)CRN
June 23, 2014 - July 11, 20143M-F 9A-11A, 1P-3PCourse Full, Waitlist ClosedPanetha Ott10502
July 14, 2014 - August 01, 20143M-F 9A-11A, 1P-3POpenPanetha Ott10040

Course Description

This course is an intermediate-advanced level English course focused on preparation for the TOEFL test. Students will review test-taking strategies and develop skills in Listening, Grammar, Reading and Writing. Students join in class discussions to reinforce their knowledge of the structure of English. They will complete in-class and homework assignments related to developing listening, reading and writing strategies. Students will use the computer classroom one day per week to prepare for the internet-based TOEFL test. Two + class session will be devoted to practice tests and evaluating the practice score to determine those areas on which each student should focus.

Students will:

  • Examine general test-taking strategies
  • Review new vocabulary
  • Investigate rhetorical style in written exercises
  • Develop listening strategies
  • Develop reading comprehension strategies
  • Consider word function in structure exercises
  • Complete sample exercises to become familiar with TOEFL test

    This course is only open to students enrolled in IEP (Intensive English Program).