English – Level 4

Course Description – Level 4 – Upper Intermediate

Entry Requirements:

A pass in level 3 or NZQA equivalent NZCEL certificate.

Purpose:

To prepare students for English language requirements for direct entry to Pre-university or full University courses – A pass in IELTS at 5.5 – 6.5

Graduate Profile:

Speech has flow and coherence with occasional repetition. Conveys meaning accurately with appropriate use of idioms and more error free sentences.

Ability to use academic essay structure effectively to develop a variety of formal styles.

Students can describe diagrams, interpret trends, and organise data from tables and graphs.

Education pathway:

Graduates at level 4 will be able to gain entrance to a full university course(IELTS 6.5) or equivalent