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English Made Easy: Introduction to Macro Skills


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Course Overview

Welcome to Coursebank e-Cademy's first course: English Made Easy: Introduction to Macro Skills!

Whether you are just learning the English language or you need a refresher, this course will help you build the foundational skills you need through language immersion. This course consists of intensive lessons and practical applications focusing on the macro skills of the English language, namely listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this course, the learners are expected to:

  • build foundational language skills through language immersion
  • produce language for practice

Course Instructors

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Edison Cabrera-Manalo

Subject Matter Expert
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Benny Rose Ubas

Subject Matter Expert

Course Content

Week 1: All Ears

14 Videos| 5 Activities

14 Videos

  • Welcome to the course!
  • Introduction
  • Grammar Check: Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Grammar Check: Verb Tenses
  • Vocabuilder
  • Active Listening
  • Barriers to Effective Listening
  • How to Listen Actively
  • Active Listening in Practice
  • Section 1
  • Section 2
  • Section 3
  • Section 4
  • Listen Actively

5 Activities

  • Diagnostic Test
  • Recall Activities
  • Quiz: Listening Test

Week 2: Speak up!

7 Videos | 4 Activities

7 Videos

  • Grammar Check and Vocabuilder
  • Fluency and Coherence
  • Pronunciation
  • Creating an Impromptu Speech
  • Introducing Yourself
  • Making Suggestions / Giving Opinions
  • Tips on How to Improve Speaking Skills

4 Activities

  • Recall Activities
  • Peer Coaching Session

Week 3: Read Between the Lines

6 Videos | 3 Activities

6 Videos

  • Grammar Check and Vocabuilder (2 videos)
  • Activating Schema
  • Skimming and Scanning
  • Summarizing
  • Habits of Highly Effective Readers

3 Activities

  • Recall Activities
  • Quiz: Reading Test

Week 4: Write On!

9 Videos | 4 Activities

9 Videos

  • Grammar Check and Vocabuilder (2 videos)
  • Mechanics
  • Describing a Process or Sequence of Events
  • Justifying an Opinion
  • Describing Graphs and Tables
  • Common Spelling Errors
  • Writing Life Hacks
  • Key Takeaways

4 Activities

  • Recall Activities
  • Peer Coaching Session
  • Final Exam
  1. Course Number

    CB002
  2. Classes Start

  3. Estimated Effort

    1-2 hours/week
  4. Price

    Php2500
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