OJZ 330 - TOEFL ITP Preparation. Grammar and Vocabulary


Course description:

Code: OJZ 330

Title: TOEFL ITP Preparation. Grammar and Vocabulary

Abbreviation: TOEFL GV

Length: one semester           

Level CEFR: B2 -C1

Credits: 2

Target participants: This course is intended for students who will be taking the TOEFL ITP test at the end of the semester.

Entry requirement/level of the course CEFR: B2

If not sure, please, assess your level using a placement test or the “CEFR assessment grid” on our web pages.

Aims: The course aims are to familiarise students with the main features and types of tasks in the TOEFL ITP test sections of Structures and Written expressions. Students will be able to improve their grammar and vocabulary with special emphasis placed on language used in the academic context. Test taking skills for multiple choice tests will also be covered.

Content and Approach: The course includes thorough work on the different question types found in the exam practice tests, mostly in the form of lectures and individual work. However, some pair work and group work is also included. Vocabulary work relevant to the TOEFL ITP test will also be covered. Structures and written expressions section of the TOEFL ITP test will be done in a mock form to realistically represent the exam itself.

Assessment/Credits/Workload:

As this is an examination preparation course, so the emphasis is placed on attendance and preparation. There is no semester test.

A minimum of probably 1 hour for students at the C1 level, and 2 hours of homework for students at the B2 level is expected per week for students.

Materials: Cambridge Preparation for the TOEFL test, Cambridge TOEFL.

Other requirements:

  • It is not possible to attend this course without registering on-line (STAG).