English for Pre-intermediate Learners (Micro-credential)

Imperial College of New Zealand Limited

Subject area

English for Speakers of Other Languages


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Entry requirements

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This Micro-credential is focused on learning Pre-intermediate English in the components of listening, speaking, reading and writing. It is designed to be equivalent to the B1 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

The English for Pre-intermediate Learners (Micro-credential) introduces the target learners to understand the main points of clear standard speech on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.; deal with most situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken; enter unprepared into conversations on topics that are familiar; connect phrases in a simple way to describe experiences and events, his/her dreams, hopes and ambitions; narrate a story or relate the plot of a book or film and describe his/her reactions; and write simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of a personal interest.

This Micro-credential is oriented to learners who want to learn English as a second language after completing the elementary level. The Micro-credential targets new migrants, refugees, New Zealanders who have limited English competencies and students who like to improve their English for academic and employment purpose.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 377 1395
Fax: (09) 377 1393
Web: http://www.imperial.ac.nz

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