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Language Institute - Intensive English Program, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 2 months
    Duration
University rank #34 (WUR) , GA,
The Intensive English Program (IEP) offers courses to learners of English at seven different levels of proficiency, from beginning to advanced. Our IEP curriculum has been divided into three different tracks. The track learners follow depends on their level of proficiency and their purpose for studying English.

About

  • The Language Institute - Intensive English Program (IEP) from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) offers courses to learners of English at seven different levels of proficiency, from beginning to advanced.
  • The IEP curriculum has been divided into three different tracks. The track learners follow depends on their level of proficiency and their purpose for studying English.
  • In Levels 100-400, students take courses in the Foundation Track. The Foundation Track provides learners with the basics of English in grammar, reading, writing, and speaking/listening. This track will be useful to all learners who want to improve their English communication skills no matter what their goals are for studying English
  • In Levels 500-700, learners can choose to take classes in our Academic Track, our Specific Purposes Track, or both tracks.
  • The Academic Track is designed for learners who are preparing for study at an undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. The curriculum in these classes helps learners develop the linguistic and study skills needed to be successful at a U.S. university. Learners develop skills in reading academic texts, listening to academic lectures and other types of communication, writing clear academic papers and professional communication, participating effectively in class discussions, and making presentations.
  • The Specific Purposes Track offers high intermediate to advanced learners a wide variety of courses, each focused on a particular skill or topic. Courses in this track include test preparation classes for the TOEFL or GRE, writing classes on blogging or creative writing, culture classes like Cross-cultural Communication, American Movies, American Literature, or courses focused on business like Business Case Analysis or Team Leadership.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 2 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Core Courses
  • Grammar
  • Reading and Discussion
  • Writing
  • Speaking/Listening
  • Specific Purposes Track Courses

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • The minimum age for admission to the Intensive English Program is 18 years of age at the time of enrollment.
  • The Intensive English Program is not intended for complete beginners. Elementary level students must be able to speak, understand, write, and read simple English sentences before coming to the Language Institute. We expect all participants in our program to have at least the equivalent of two years of high school English.
  • The Language Institute does not normally require transcripts, diplomas or certificates from students outside the U.S.  In some circumstances, we may request documentation of previous English study to determine if you can be successful in our program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2737 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2737 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    2737 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2737 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
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Living costs for Atlanta

  • 1213 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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