The C1 Advanced level is designed to help learners achieve their desired score on the C1 Advanced examination. *C1 Advanced is accepted by 8000 educational institutions and government departments around the world as proof of high-level achievement in learning English. Furthermore, the qualification helps learners develop the skills to make the most of studying, working and living in English-speaking countries. Students will learn essential skills and strategies for high achievement on each portion of the C1 Advanced examination.
The C1 Advanced (CAE) level consists of 4 parts: Reading and Use of English, Writing, Listening, and Speaking. The level is designed to specifically help non-native speakers of English improve their verbal, listening, reading, and writing scores on the C1 Advanced examination.
Reading and English Usage
Passages and questions from the C1 Advanced examination will be explained, analyzed and reviewed in both the group and individualized portions of the class. Timed readings are given to help students increase their reading pace, and skimming and scanning skills.
Strategies are presented to help students on writing types such as letters, reports, reviews, and essays. Students write on topics that simulate the actual Compulsory questions and Situationally based writing tasks, and are given feedback from the instructor.
The focus of the listening section is to learn the strategies needed to improve ability to answer the question types presented in the listening section (all four parts. Students will learn specific strategies to effectively answer multiple choice, sentence completion and multiple matching type questions.
Speaking practice involves deep attention on the four parts of the examination: interview, long turn, collaborative task, and discussion. Students will engage in mock practice sessions to practice the face to face speaking tasks they will encounter in the actual examination.
*From Cambridgeenglish.org website