CAMBRIDGE EXAM PREPARATION COURSES

(KET (A2) / PET (B1) / FCE (B2))

This course offers everything your child needs in order to pass a desired level of Cambridge English Exams – KET, PET and FCE. It helps children prepare for the exam with fun stories and interactive activities while simultaneously building on the four language skills – listening, speaking, reading, and writing. It builds on the specific exam vocabulary and grammar skills, and presents teaching technics including work in pairs, group, and project work. The course reflects all changes in the Cambridge exams introduced in 2018. It provides teaching tips, practice tests and materials to prepare children for their exams.

Who Is It Designed For?
KET: Children 8+ wishing to take the KET exam.
PET: Children who have already completed KET and wish to take PET.
FCE: Children who have already completed PET and wish to take FCE.

Course Length
120 academic hours divided into two modules 
1st term: October 1 – January 31
2nd term: February 4 – June 13

Course Plan
The course is taught by a team by highly-qualified teachers – an English-speaking Arts teacher and a native British teacher. 
Classes take place at the American College of Sofia during the week from 16:30 to 18:00 pm, or on Saturdays from 13:30 till 16:30. Confirmation of the exact week days will be available after registration, when the groups are formed.    

Benefits of Taking the Course 
By completing this course children will receive access to real exam materials and practice specific exam strategies and techniques. They will build on the skills, vocabulary and grammar needed to excel in their Cambridge exams.

Learning System 
Cambridge preparation books.

IELTS PREPARATION COURSE

This course will master your English language skills for passing the IELTS exam. By the end of the course, you will know exactly what to expect on the day of your IELTS exam. With special hints and tips from a former UK examiner, this course will prepare you to get your best possible score. You will get to complete real IELTS tests in exam conditions and receive the feedback you need to give your skills a final polish. 

Who Is It Designed For?
This course is designed for people who are at, or near, their desired IELTS level.  

Course Length
40 academic hours

Course Plan
8 weeks of 5 academic hours. 
Classes take place at the American College of Sofia on Saturday mornings from 9:00 till 13:00.

Benefits of Taking the Course 
The course gives practical advice about specific exam strategies and tactics, builds on vocabulary and grammar and enhances speaking and writing skills in English.

Learning System 
IELTS materials.

Measuring Progress
Teachers give continuous feedback throughout the course.