Students must be assessed as having an Upper Intermediate level of English or an overall IELTS of 5.5 with writing at 5.5 and no other band less than 5.0 ( or equivalent).
|1.||Reading: 1. Identify, analyse and evaluate information from a range of academic text types for academic research purposes; 2. Follow complex formal instructions and explanations relevant to an academic context; 3. Review own texts in relation to academic requirements.|
|2.||Writing: 1. Write a range of texts for academic purpose (critical summary, research essay, case study report, reflective journal) 2. Produce a reference list according to specified conventions; 3. Edit and format own texts in relation to academic requirements.|
|3.||Speaking: 1. Engage in sustained formal interactions in a study context; 2. Prepare and give an extended oral presentation on a researched topic 3. Respond to complex questions for academic study purposes.|
|4.||Listening: 1. Demonstrate understanding in casual conversation; 2. Demonstrate critical understanding of extended academic oral texts; 3. Follow and respond to complex oral instructions and questions for study tasks.|
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