Focus of Study :
English is one of the most widely spoken languages in business and science today and English is often required in many jobs around the world. Students' education or career will benefit from the quality English instruction offered by the Intensive English Language Center at Wichita State University.
The Intensive English Language Center is a well-respected program for teaching English as a Second Language (ESL). The Intensive English Language Center, or IELC, was founded in 1976 and has educated more than 7000 students from over 100 countries around the world.
Benefit, Goal of this course :
-Weekly conversation practice with conversation partners
-Essay and research paper preparation
-If there is sufficient interest and as staff availability allows, elective classes in TOEFL Preparation and Pronunciation are available.
The program is divided to seven levels, from beginning through advanced levels. Each level takes approximately 8 weeks to complete; students may study as little as 8 weeks or longer than one year-whatever is needed to achieve their needed level of proficiency. The classes include Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening, English Grammar and Learning Laboratory.
Classroom Hour :
Classes are held five hours per day, Monday to Friday. Course schedule may vary each level.