011 Intensive English Online Course is a 6-credit course designed to students at their first level in their respective colleges. This course is an integrated course, harmoniously combining the four traditional skills: Grammar, Listening, Reading and Writing. This newly-built-and-developed online course is intended to usher students into the world of English through its four traditional gates as mentioned above. This course has been carefully designed to meet the students' basic needs at this...

Course General Objectives
By the successful completion of this course, the students will be able to:-

Engage in real-life situational dialogues.
Improve basic English skills that are needed in academic environment.
Improve their English language proficiency.
Recognize and use everyday vocabulary.
Use dictionary skills effectively to grasp the correct meanings of words and phraese.
Listen and respond in English clearly.
Deliver short presentations on simple topics.
Construct simple sentences in correct grammatical structure.
Demonstrate ability to use both intensive and extensive reading strategies.
Invest their reading skills such as skimming, scanning, etc.
Express themselves in a wide range of life situations such as apology, condolences, etc.
Identify features of basic writing skills.

Recommended Books:
1. Laurie Blass (2008) Well Read 1: Skills and Strategies for Reading.Oxford University Press 2008
2. Angela Blackwell and Therese Naber (2007) Open Forum 1.Oxford University Press 2007.
3. Betty Schrampfer Azar and Stacy A. Hagen (2006) Basic English Grammar (3rd Edition). Pearson Education, 10 Bank Street, White Plains, NY 10606.
4. Richard Harrison (1989) Keep Writing 1. Longman Group UK Limited 1989.