Cambridge English First (B1 -> B1+) early August
Babel Language Institute
05 August 2019
16 August 2019
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Speaking English will help you communicate with people from countries all over the world. It is widely used in higher education as well as in the business world. Would you like to improve your English, then, this Intermediate Cambridge English course will set you on your way. We will use a great variety of stimulating exercises to work on all your language skills. Lively class discussions, vocabulary work, personal feedback, grammar revision and personalized online tests will help you achieve these goals. A wealth of topics will be addressed like family relations, fashion, technology, innovations, advertising and the virtual world.
Download the day-to-day programme (PDF)
The course focuses on:
- expanding your vocabulary;
- increasing general conversational skills;
- developing reading skills;
- acquiring learning strategies;
- improving pronunciation;
- increasing knowledge of grammar;
- improving listening skills;
- improving writing skills.
This course is suitable for people who have reached CEFR level B1.
You are required to do a placement test developed by Babel. This test consists of two parts: multiple choice and writing. A teacher will assess your language skills. On the basis of your test result you will get an advice about which course is suitable for you. Please note that it can take up to 5 working days until your language level is assessed. In case you have already completed the placement test we kindly ask for your patience, the Babel Service Desk will review your application within a few days.
Marc Gebuis, Msc
This course aims to improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, expand your vocabulary and learn self-study strategies. The course aim is to reach level B1+.
Contact hours: 27
Hours of self study at the institute: 12
Total study load: 50 hours
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