The objective of the course is for the student to become familiar with the structure and content of the exam and improve their skills. Each section is discussed, strategies are taught, language skills are improved, and mock exams are conducted. Students who have attended the course have obtained high scores.
FCE: recommended only for upper intermediate level students.
The FCE exams measure the command of English by non-native users with the parameters of Cambridge Assessment and according to the Common European Framework for Languages. The exams are divided into four sections called papers with various formats.
|Reading and Use of English(Grammar and Vocabulary)||Multiple answers, fill in the blanks, word transformations|
|Writing||Two writing exercises|
|Listening||Multiple answers, blanks to fill in|
|Speaking||Spontaneous face-to-face conversation|
Relevant data on the FCE
The course fee includes access to the English and Spanish resources of the International Institute's extensive library, as well as all of its services (book loans, magazines and DVD's). Enrolled students also have priority access to activities at the Institute.
The International Institute carries out a mandatory level test for many of its courses. If you are new studentplease contact the Academic Secretary of the North American Language and Culture Program.
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