So what exactly does the exam consist of? There are 4 parts; Reading and Use of English, Writing, Speaking and Listening. Here’s a quick guide to each part:
Use of English & Reading
1 hour 30 minutes in length and is in 8 parts;
Successful candidates will show that they are able to deal with different types of text with confidence and ease as well as use grammar and vocabulary correctly.
The Writing paper is 1 hour 30 minutes in length and is in 2 parts;
On this paper, candidates are expected to produce two separate writing tasks. The second task is much longer than the first and contains more points.
The Listening paper is 40 minutes long and has 4 sections;
The listening tests your ability to follow and understand normal social conversation, radio broadcasts, interviews and academic presentations.
The Speaking interview is 15 minutes long and students are tested in pairs.
The 4 parts to the interview test a candidate’s skills in effective speaking skills in everyday situations.
|Hours Per Week||15 Hours (20 Lessons)|
|Duration||4, 8, 12 weeks|
|Progress||Regular testing, Individual tutorials|
|Course start date:||Mon 23rd Jan (12 weeks)|
|Mon 20th Feb (8 weeks)|
|Written exams date:22 Apr|
|Course start date:||Mon 3rd April (12 weeks)|
|Mon 1st May (8 weeks)|
|Written exams date:24 Jun|
|Course start date:||Mon 3rd July (8 weeks)|
|Written exams date:25 Aug|
|Course start date:||Mon 18th Sept (12 weeks)|
|Mon 16th Oct (8 weeks)|
|Written exams date:9 Dec|
Who is this course for?
- For people living and working in London
- Who want to improve their Cambridge English in day time
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