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Spring Mini-Term Courses

These classes are open to non-native English speakers, age 18 and older. You do not have to be a UIC or Tutorium student to take these classes. The registration deadline is one week before classes begin. Late registration is possible if there is space.

Beginner to Low-Intermediate Level Courses

Introduction to Speaking and Listening Skills for TOEFL and IELTS
Mon./Wed. 1 - 3 p.m. (April 28 - May 14)
Offers instruction and guided practice in everyday conversation skills and survival English as well as introduces strategies for the speaking and listening sections of the TOEFL and IELTS tests.
Fee: $350 ($325 for TIE and UIC community)

Introduction to Writing Skills for TOEFL and IELTS
Tues./Thurs. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. (April 29 - May 15)
Offers explanation and practice with grammar concepts necessary for everyday communication and introduces the essay format required on the TOEFL and IELTS tests.
Fee: $350 ($325 for TIE and UIC community)

Introduction to Reading Skills for TOEFL and IELTS
Tues./Thu. 1 - 3 p.m. (April 29 - May 15)
Offers practice with techniques for increasing reading speed, comprehension, and vocabulary for the reading sections of the TOEFL and IELTS tests.
Fee: $350 ($325 for TIE and UIC community)


Intermediate to Advanced Level Courses

TOEFL iBT Practice
Mon./Wed./Fri. 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (April 28 - May 16)
Provides practice with all sections of the TOEFL iBT. Instructor helps students understand different question types and how to answer them correctly. Students also receive individualized feedback and instruction on how to improve their spoken and written responses to test questions.
Fee: $700 ($675 for TIE and UIC community)

IELTS Practice
Tues./Thurs. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (April 29 - May 15)
Helps prepare learners for the Academic IELTS test. Students practice with techniques for improving test-taking strategies for all sections of the test and receive individualized feedback. Note: Students receive a textbook included in the price of the course.
Fee: $675 ($650 for TIE and UIC community)

Vocabulary and Grammar for Conversation
Mon./Wed. 1 - 3 p.m. (April 28 - May 14)
Covers important conversation phrases and grammar structures. Includes practice with functions such as asking for advice, saying "No" politely, offering help, and making suggestions.
Fee: $350 ($325 for TIE and UIC community)


For more information, e-mail Terrie Byrne at tbyrn2@uic.edu
or call 312-996-8999.

We limit class size, so please register early.

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