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Syllabus

IOU has formulated a syllabus which aims at imparting all the basic Language skills to the students within the one year timeline. Students will learn speaking/ listening/ writing and reading skills with much emphasis on grammar and vocabulary building. The four basic categories are as follows:
  1. Listening/ Speaking
  2. Reading/ Vocabulary
  3. Writing
  4. Grammar

The entire Intensive English Course program will have a total of 320 Lessons and 800hrs of classes / sessions.

Pre-Beginners

• 2 months / 8 weeks
• 160 hours of instructions
• 64 Lessons


Beginners

• 2 months / 8 weeks
• 160 hours of instructions
• 64 Lessons


Intermediate

• 3 months / 12 weeks
• 240 hours of instructions
• 96 lessons

Advanced

• 3 months / 12 weeks
• 240 hours of instructions
• 96 lessons


INTENSIVE ENGLISH COURSE OUTLINE

Month 1Pre-beginners
  • PHONOLOGICAL AWARENESS – ALPHABETIC & PHONIC KNOWLEDGE
Month 2Pre-beginners
  • READING AND WRITING – WRITE CORRECT INITIAL LETTERS
  • WORDS – SPELLING WORDS
  • ONE SYLLABALE, TWO SYLLABLE WORDS
Month 3Beginners –
  • GRAMMAR – SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE
  • Vocabulary: Nouns Speaking/Listening/Reading
  • Vocabulary: VERBS Speaking/Listening/Reading
Month 4Beginners –
  • GRAMMAR – SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE
  • Vocabulary: Nouns Speaking/Listening/Reading
  • Vocabulary: VERBS Speaking/Listening/Reading
Month 5Intermediate –
  • Grammar: Auxiliary verbs: do, have, was
  • Tenses: Present, Past and Present Perfect

Teacher Training/workshops
Month 6Intermediate –
  • GRAMMAR, VOCABULARY, SPEAKING & LISTENING
  • READING AND WRITING
Month 7Intermediate –
  • Proficiency with modal verbs
  • Using & comparing present perfect continuous with present perfect simple
Month 8Advanced –
  • Grammar: Avoiding repetition
  • Grammar: Tense review - Simple and Continuous
  • Grammar: Adverb collocation
  • Grammar: Discourse markers
Month 9Advanced –
  • GRAMMAR, VOCABULARY, SPEAKING & LISTENING
  • READING AND WRITING
  • Grammar: Modal auxiliary verbs
  • Present, future and past
Month 10Advanced –
  • GRAMMAR, VOCABULARY, SPEAKING & LISTENING
  • READING AND WRITING: Relatives and participles
  • Geographical expressions & compound adjectives
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • REVIEW…

Teacher Training/workshops
Month 11Enrollment of new students
Month 12Graduation Ceremony