Intensive English Language Program

Full-time IELP students will enroll in

  • Core Class 1: Integrated English - Reading, Listening & Speaking to improve your critical reading skills and reading skills and build your confidence speaking English. 

  • Core Class 2: Writing & Reading Intensive to become a better writer through focused writing assignments that will improve your grammar, vocabulary and structure.

  • One Enrichment Class to focus on a skill or topic that interests you. Choose from a variety of classes from test preparation to English for STEM to American Idioms. 

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CORE CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Integrated English – Reading, Listening & Speaking

Improve your critical reading skills and listening skills to build your confidence speaking English in the classroom, at conferences, and while presenting. Students will:

  • use lessons in listening and reading comprehension to enhance speaking skills.
  • develop fluency, improve vocabulary and increase accuracy.
  • at higher levels, practice analytical discourse and debate.

Writing and Reading Intensive

Become a better writer through focused writing assignments that will improve your grammar, vocabulary and structure. Students will:

  • practice skills to write accurately.
  • use readings as models to learn and build skills.
  • build knowledge and use of appropriate grammar.
ENRICHMENT CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Enrichment Class

Enrichment classes at TCALC allow you to focus on a skill or topic that interests you. Choose from a variety of classes from test preparation to English for STEM to American idioms.

  • Classes offered for all levels, beginning to advanced.
  • Different classes offered each session.
  • Click here for a list of all of our enrichment courses.
Sample Schedule
         
MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY

9:00 - 10:50

Integrated English

9:30 - 10:50

Integrated English

9:00 - 10:50

Integrated English

9:30 - 10:50

Integrated English

9:00 - 10:50

Integrated English

11:00 - 11:50

Enrichment

11:00 - 12:20

Enrichment

11:00 - 11:50

Enrichment

11:00 - 11:50

Enrichment

11:00 - 11:50

Enrichment

Break Break Break Break Break

1:00 - 2:50

Writing and Reading Intensive

11:45 - 1:05

Enrichment Alternate Schedule

1:00 - 2:50

Writing and Reading Intensive

12:30 - 2:50

Writing and Reading Intensive

 

The IELP at Temple University offers 10 levels of instruction from beginner to advanced allowing you to move up in the program until you reach the IELP's highest academic level. The outcomes for each level are aligned with the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). Our levels range from A1 equivalent to C1 equivalent.

The IELP is also an accredited member of the American Association of Intensive English Programs.