Advanced Speaking and Listening - HKU SPACE: English courses
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Advanced Speaking and Listening

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Course Code
GENG9004
Application Code
1840-1920NW
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
To be advised
Duration
10 weeks
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$3,400
**Attention: (1) Start Date is postponed from 1 August to 8 August 2020; (2) The venue is changed from Kowloon East Campus to Fortress Tower Learning Centre**

Interested applicants, please register online, or call 2975 5689 for details.

This 30-hour course gives learners more opportunities to enhance their speaking and listening skills. The course aims to consolidate learner's knowledge of grammar and vocabulary;  widen their understanding of idiomatic and colloquial English; and develop their speaking and listening skills to help them deal with naturally spoken English.

30 hours (10 meetings x 3 hours each; once per week)

Application Code Commencement Day / Time Venue

1840-1920NW

8 August 2020

Saturday, 

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Fortress Tower Learning Centre
(Exit B, Fortess Hill MTR Station) 

Teaching Staff

Instructors of all our courses are drawn from our panel of qualified and experienced English language teachers. Some of them are native speakers; others are local teachers with native speaker competence.

Applicants should note:
  • The minimum entry requirements (as below).  Applicants failing to meet the entry requirements may not have the chance to continue with the course.  Those who apply online should submit your supporting documents by email to Ms Gladis Lee, gladis.lee@hkuspace.hku.hk.
  • Applications will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.
  • Unless any change is made to the advertised details, we will not issue joining instructions. If your application is accepted, you should go to the first session of the class at the time and place shown.
  • No refunds or transfers to a different class will be approved.

Other courses under this series:


For more comprehensive information about SPACE English services, please visit:  
http://hkuspace.hku.hk/interest/languages/english/general-english

Application Code 1840-1920NW -
Time Saturdays, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue Fortress Tower Learning Centre, Fortress Hill

Holders of the following gain direct entry:

  • HKU SPACE Certificate in General English (Upper Intermediate); or
  • HKU SPACE Certificate in General English (Advanced); or
  • HKU SPACE Certificate in Business English; or
  • HKU SPACE Diploma in Business English; or
  • HKU SPACE Advanced Diploma in Business English; or
  • Grade E in HKALE Use of English; or
  • Grade C (Syllabus B) / Grade A (Syllabus A) / Level 4 in HKCEE English Language / Level 4 in HKDSE English Language; or equivalent.

For result verification, copy(ies) of relevant course or examination result(s) must be attached to your applications. 

Those who apply online should provide your supporting document(s) as email attachment(s) after your submission of online application.  The email should be sent to Ms Gladis Lee, gladis.lee@hkuspace.hku.hk and marked "Application for Advanced Speaking and Listening" in the subject line.

Applicants who do not meet the above requirements or are unable to produce documentary proof(s) need to take the SPACE General English Entrance Examination.

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$3,400

Application Form Download Application Form

Enrolment Method
By Post / In Person

Applicants are required to complete the Application for Enrolment Form SF26. Either take or post the completed form, along with the appropriate course fee and supporting documents, to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.

Payment Method
1. Cash or EPS

Course fees can be paid by cash or EPS at any HKU SPACE enrolment counters.

2. Cheque or bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and applicant’s name. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course fees in the form of a cheque, and supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres, specifying “Course Application” on the envelope. HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/MasterCard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or MasterCard, including the “HKU SPACE MasterCard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE MasterCard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

 
Notes to Applicants
  1. For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or MasterCard if the course is to start shortly.
  2. Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder’s credit card account.
  3. In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  4. Fees and places on courses cannot be transferred from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on approved transfers.
  5. Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  6. For additional copies of receipts, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope with a completed form and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to ‘HKU SPACE’. Such copies will only normally be issued at the end of a course.
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