English for Immigration - Elementary - HKU SPACE: English courses
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English for Immigration - Elementary
移民英語 - 初級

Course Code
GENG9095
Application Code
2045-2905NW
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
19 Sep 2022 (Mon)
Duration
12 weeks
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$2,200

This 30-hour real-time online course aims to enhance the English speaking and listening abilities of elementary or beginner speakers of English, or learners who have not been involved in English speaking for a long period.

The course content will include but not be limited to:

  • A dedicated period of building and using new vocabulary. 
  • An introduction to articulating word stress and intonation. 
  • A review and revision of grammar for different situations. 
  • An introduction to methods to pick out information listening to English speakers.
  • An investigation of common mistakes and problems using English.

The course will:

  • Be practical in nature with supporting theoretical material.
  • Begin with an initial assessment of student abilities.
  • Move onto practical usage and drilling of English vowel and consonant sounds.

A majority of the time will be spent on practice and usage, with particular reference to the language needed for immigration to English-speaking countries.

本課程提供30小時的實時網上課堂予英語初學者或英語較為生疏的人士,旨在提高其口語和聽力技能,為移民英語國家作好準備。

課程內容將包括但不限於:

  • 學習和運用新詞彙
  • 簡介單詞的重音和語調
  • 重溫和複習於不同情況下的語法應用
  • 介紹聆聽英語時篩選資料及信息的方法
  • 檢視使用英語時的常見錯誤和問題
  • 課程實用,並提供理論依據。從初步評估學生的能力開始,繼而教授英語的實際應用,亦會鑽研英語的元音和輔音。

課程強調實用性及反覆練習,以求熟能生巧,特別著重移民到英語國家的語言需要。
 
老師生長在移民家庭,對移民英國的準備工作及發展尤其認識,實為課程參與者的一大裨益。

This short course is designed for beginners and learners who wish to make a start on improving their English speaking and listening abilities.  Students will be typically drawn from all areas of Hong Kong society with an interest in improving their English abilities for living and working in a foreign land. At the end of the course, students are expected to:

  • Have an improved understanding of pronunciation
  • Possess a basic range of vocabulary
  • Carry out basic conversation with English speakers.

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Application Code 2045-2905NW Apply Online Now
Start Date 19 Sep 2022 (Mon)
Time 7:00 - 9:30 pm
Venue Online
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Duration
  • 12 session(s)
  • 2.5 hours per session

All applicants shall have an elementary level of English.

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$2,200

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Enrolment Method
Online Application

We provide online application and payment service for students to make enrolment via the Internet. Enrolment will be confirmed once students have made the payment online by using either PPS or credit card.

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, EPS Or WeChat Pay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS or WeChat Pay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

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 or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required 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.

4.  Online Payment

The course fees of all open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes can be settled by using PPS via the Internet. Applicants may also pay the relevant course fees by VISA or MasterCard online. Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes:

  • For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, WeChat Pay, Visa or MasterCard if the course is to start shortly.
  • 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, WeChat Pay, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to “HKU SPACE” to any of our enrolment centres.

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