FALL SEMESTER

The IEC has 4 levels: High Beginning (IEC 101); Intermediate (IEC 102); High Intermediate (IEC 103); and Advanced (IEC 104).  It is recommended that students have at least 2 years of English in order to be placed in the high beginning level.  The IEC classes are geared towards preparing students for academic language skills.  Students receive instruction in critical thinking, essay writing, making oral presentations, note-taking, and comprehending academic lectures.

After  comprehensive testing during the first week of the program, students  are placed into an appropriate level.  

IEC core classes meet Monday through Friday for a minimum of three hours each day. They include the  following skills: Speaking, Listening, Writing, Grammar, Reading, and Vocabulary. 

At the end of each session, students receive a certificate of completion.                           

Core Language Skills Class Schedule

LEVEL Speaking/Listening Skills Reading/Writing Skills
ALL LEVELS

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Tuesday & Thursday

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

11:00 a.m. - 12:15 a.m.

Tuesday & Thursday

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 a.m.

 

Afternoon Classes & Electives Class Schedule

Afternoon classes meet from 1:30 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

All levels will have mandatory afternoon classes:  Monday - Grammar, Friday - Pronunciation. 

On Tuesday and Thursday, students are offered elective classes depending on level.  Please see choices in schedule below.

There are no afternoon classes on Wednesdays.

LEVEL Monday Tuesday    Wednesday Thursday    Friday 
IEC 101

Grammar

American Life

NO 

AFTERNOON

CLASSES

Vocabulary for TOEFL Pronunciation
IEC 102

Grammar

Pronunciation
IEC 103 Grammar

Conversation/Amer. Topics

OR

TOEFL Prep (List./Read)

Vocabulary & Idioms

OR

Pop Culture & Slang

OR

TOEFL Prep (Speak.)

Pronunciation
IEC 104 Grammar

Business English

OR

Hot Topics in America

American Film & Culture

Pronunciation

 

 

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