English Language Enhancement Course: Preparation for IELTS (For Master Programme Students of Lingnan University)

Course Objective

This course targets postgraduate candidates who have reached an IELTS overall band score of 6.0 or equivalent.  It is intended to stretch stronger students and enhance their language skills overall to prepare themselves for their postgraduate studies.  It adopts a communicative learning approach with a strong emphasis on practice.

This course aims to advance students’ academic English through intensive practices in an interactive English learning environment.  It also helps prepare students for their postgraduate studies in Hong Kong.

Learning Outcomes

The successful completion of this course indicates that you, the learner, have reliably demonstrated through successful examinations and assignments the ability to:
  • identify opinions and attitudes, and state purposes of speakers;
  • develop an argument, understand inferences and implied meaning;
  • speak at length on a given topic using appropriate language and organising ideas coherently;
  • express and justify opinions, and analyse, discuss and speculate about issues;
  • read academic journal articles efficiently and identify the main points to make a valid critique of the ideas suggested;
  • write a well-grounded discursive or opinion essay with real evidence paraphrased;
  • listen for main ideas, specific factual information, attitude and speakers’ opinion; and
  • actualize their academic English language skills and gain satisfactory scores from the listening, speaking, reading and writing assessments.

About the Course

Course Commencement date: 31 March 2021
Class X
45-hour
Lesson Date Time Venue
1 31 March 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
2 1 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
3 7 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
4 8 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
5 10 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
6 14 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
7 15 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
8 17 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
9 21 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
10 22 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
11 24 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
12 28 April 2021 6:30-9:300 pm
3-hour class 
Zoom
13 29 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class 
Zoom
14 30 April 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class 
Zoom
15 15 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour examination
Shenzhen/HK
 
Course Commencement date: 18 May 2021
Class Za
45-hour
 
Lesson Date Time Venue
1 18 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
2 19 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
3 20 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
4 22 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
5 25 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
6 26 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
7 27 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
8 29 May 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
9 1 June 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
10 2 June 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
11 3 June 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class
Zoom
12 5 June 2021 6:30-9:300 pm
3-hour class 
Zoom
13 8 June 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class 
Zoom
14 9 June 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour class 
Zoom
15 12 June 2021 6:30-9:30 pm
3-hour examination
Shenzhen/HK

Venue

Lau Chung Him BuildingLingnan University

Medium of Instruction

English

Tuition Fee

HK$6,500 (45 hours); or
HK$2,200 (15 hours)

Admission Requirement

  • Master Programme Students of Lingnan University
  • IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent

Completion Requirement

At least 80% attendance and a pass in assessments

Enquiries

Tel.:2616 8274 
Email: LLPD@LN.edu.hk