Activate the English language skills you studied in school
Compete in the global workplace with stronger English skills
Expand your ability to communicate actively in English
Active Communication in English (ACE) is an intensive 5-week course designed for students who want to improve their International English skills to enhance personal communication across diverse cultures.
English Instruction: Students will have 18 classroom hours per week. Courses include Conversation Skills, Idioms and Slang, Powerful Presentations: "America Coast to Coast," Discussing clips of popular American TV shows, and California Culture in the News. Students will immerse themselves in activities with their classmates as they enjoy university campus life and improve their English skills in vibrant Silicon Valley.
Beyond the classroom: Fridays are designed to move students beyond the classroom walls with structured excursions throughout the Bay Area. Trips to San Francisco and the beach (Monterey or Santa Cruz) are planned. Another trip will be to experience the local scene at the downtown Farmers’ Market, The Tech Museum, the Musical Theatre, and Great America.This class is right for you if
You want to speak English for travel with confidence and skill.
You want to understand and respond in casual conversations with English speakers.
You want to be active and use English every day.
You’re ready to immerse yourself in American language and culture.
|Course||Last day to check in||Start date||End date||Length in wks||Basic Tuition|
|Summer 2015||June 26||June 29||July 31||5||$2890|