Advanced Master Class In English Exam Preparation (Cambridge CAE)

Inforum's own intensive, preparation program for high achievers.

CRICOS Code: 076509J

Highlights

Achieve Advanced level English targeting high level scores for Cambridge CAE, IELTS,  and other exams.

  • Length: 12 weeks
  • Start: Any Monday: Sept – Dec 2016; Jan – Mar 2017
  • Entry requirements: Successful completion of Inforum’s Upper Intermediate level, Cambridge FCE or placement test.
  • 22 hours a week + Workshops
  • CEFR Level: B2 – C1

Your Goal

CAE Pass C or B, FCE (Pass A or B), TOEIC 850-900, IELTS 6.0 – 6.5

Start Dates

Check Inforum’s preferred start day

Hours

22 hours per week + Workshops

Entry Requirements


Successful completion of Inforum’s Upper Intermediate level, Cambridge FCE or placement test.

Sample Timetable

Advanced Master Class in Exam Preparation

TimeMondayTuesdayWednesdaythursdayFriday
8:30-10:00Vocabulary: the World of Work

  • Work related vocabulary building exercises
Writing: Formal letter of application (job)

  • Formal language
  • Letter writing conventions
Vocabulary

  • Forming adjectives
  • Phrasal Verbs: Education

Reading Distance learning

Vocabulary

  • Verbs of movement

Writing

  • Identifying and reporting trends
Free Exam Skills Options
10:00–10:10Break
10:10–11:40Reading
Magazine article: these men are innocent!

  • Skimming; reading for detail
  • Deducing meaning
Vocabulary
Stages of life

  • Stages of life related vocabulary building exercises
Speaking

  • Discussions on education and work
  • Ranking statements
Reading:
the knowledge society
Free Exam Skills Options
11:40–12:20Lunch
12:20–13:20Grammar

  • Actions at a specified time in the past
  • Experiences, actions and situations at an unspecified time in the past
Speaking:
Education

  • Giving opinions, agreeing and disagreeing
Listening Giving a presentation at university
Grammar

  • Articles
  • Some / any, something, anything
(Additional) Listening
University life – Interview with a university t about life for international students at university

  • Listening comprehension and vocabulary exercises
Free Exam Skills Options
13:20–13:30Break
13:30–14:30Extensive reading

  • Graded reader reading time
  • Check reading logs and summaries of chapters with other students
Listening
Radio discussion about university life

  • Listening for gist
  • Listening for opinions
Vocabulary / Grammar

  • Trends, graphs and figures
  • Verbs of movement
Presentations

  • Pecha-Kucha presentations
  • Allocate presentations for following week
Free Exam Skills Options