Certificate in English Language (Upper-Intermediate)

Qualification Certificate in English Language (Upper-Intermediate)
Level 4

January and July


19 weeks full time. Part time study is available.

Location Invercargill

If English is not your first language, this course will give you the skills and knowledge to communicate in the English language through reading, writing, speaking and listening at an upper-intermediate level.

Course Outline

Graduates of this programme will:

  • Comprehend the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialisation.
  • Interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. 
  • Produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.

Course Content

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Application Criteria

All applicants must have achieved the school leaving age.  Students must have the Certificate in English Language (Intermediate) / Cambridge Certificate in Preliminary English or Placement Test or equivalent qualification and skills.  

Satisfactory Completion

For students to be considered to have satisfactorily completed this programme, and be eligible for award of the qualification ‘Certificate in English Language (Upper Intermediate)' they must have: Attended for not less than 80% of the timetabled class hours and other scheduled learning activities relating to the programme.

Completed all scheduled course work requirements and assessments. Successfully completed assessment requirements for the module, and achieved a total of 60 credits.

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