You will receive course materials consisting of texts in a variety of genres. By working with both academic and literary texts dealing with various topics, the aim is for you to extend your vocabulary and your sense for the nuances of the language.
We have chosen topics that will engage you, and through discussion and other oral exercises you will get the chance to apply the new vocabulary you have learned. You will develop your writing skills through studying examples and compose various types of texts, including formal letters, reports and persuasive texts.
Listening can be a challenge for many, and therefore we place particular emphasis on listening exercises and writing abstracts. In grammar, we concentrate on topics that often present problems for students at higher levels, for example. word order, proper punctuation and use of various types of if-statements.
After completing the course, you will have increased knowledge of stylistic nuances and will be able to vary your word choice to a greater degree. You will be able to use more complex sentence structures and make fewer grammatical errors, both in writing and orally. You will improve your ability to write texts in various genres. You will find it easier to understand complex verbal speech.
Lesson hours: 24
Completing the course
Each session consists of 3 lesson hours. Each lesson hour is 45 minutes.
Course materials are included in the price of the course and are prepared by the teacher according to the students' needs.
At the end of the course, if you completed 80% or more of the course's content and paid the course fee, you will receive an official digital course certificate.
Sessions that per schedule would fall on a Norwegian public holiday, will take place on Fridays.