Elective Courses

American Culture (12 weeks: 216 hours) - Level 5

Course Requirement:
Placement Test

CaMLA EPT

CaMLA Speaking

CaMLA Writing

Total Range for Placement

62-68

16-20

25-30

103-118

Course Description

This course offers students an introduction about American cultures and behavior patterns and different aspects of American culture, so the students to be more sensitive to cultural differences and more accepting of them.

Course Goal

Develop students’ understanding of life in the United States with particular attention to linguistic nuances, and cultural events.

Current Event (12 weeks: 216 hours) – Level 5

Course Requirement:
Placement Test

CaMLA EPT

CaMLA Speaking

CaMLA Writing

Total Range for Placement

62-68

16-20

25-30

103-118

Course Description

This course offers students an integrated approach to developing critical thinking skills by exploring controversial issues of international appeal. Also, by using material designed for the native speaker, the selections provide authentic content that is interesting, relevant, and educational, through which students can gain an understanding of American values and attitudes, while developing speaking and writing skills by integrating new information and concepts with previously held opinions.

Course Goal

Develop students’ understanding of linguistic structures common in news and media sources.

IELTS (12 weeks: 216 hours) – Level 5

Course Requirement:
Placement Test

CaMLA EPT

CaMLA Speaking

CaMLA Writing

Total Range for Placement

62-68

16-20

25-30

103-118

Course Description

This course prepares participants for all parts of the IELTS exam – the Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking modules. It focuses on the skills and techniques required to sit for the test by helping them to familiarize with the various test formats and acquire test-taking strategies. The program also prepares students in taking the IELTS by discussing, practicing, and analyzing each section of the test. Students will review particular grammatical patterns that occur regularly on the IELTS and simulate actual test-taking conditions so that they become familiar with and more comfortable with test situations.

Course Goal

Develop students’ ability and confidence in IELTS test-taking strategies.

English For Digital Marketing (12 weeks: 216 hours) – Level 5

Course Requirement:
Placement Test

CaMLA EPT

CaMLA Speaking

CaMLA Writing

Total Range for Placement

62-68

16-20

25-30

103-118

Course Description

This course is designed for students who pursue to develop skills in effectively utilizing digital marketing business and workplace terminology to communicate, orally and in written form, with a wide range of structures and purposes, in a business setting. In this course, students can extract information, ideas and opinions from highly specialized sources within their field. Also, students can identify logical flaws in a presentation or lecture, present a technically complex process in digital marketing, and write a detailed critical review.

Course Goal

English for Digital Marketing continues to improve the use of English in the workplace and business environment for advanced students through extensive digital marketing vocabulary development, negotiations and discussions, case study readings, and business correspondence.