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Academic Program

The American English Institute (AEI) employs a well-trained and enthusiastic group of instructors. Some of the instructors have M.A. degrees in Linguistics/Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL). Others are working on their M.A. degrees in Linguistics/TESL.

The AEI offers a minimum of 20 hours per week of English instruction at the low-intermediate to advanced levels. All levels of instruction offer the most modern teaching methods, including the use of a Computer-Assisted-Language-Learning (CALL) Lab. The subjects and weekly class hours are as follows:

  • Core Classes (4 hours per week)
    • Writing
    • Grammar
    • Reading/Vocabulary
    • Listening/Speaking
  • Electives (2 hours per week)
    • American Experience
    • TOEFL Reading
  • Advanced Level Elective (4 hours per week)
    • GRE Preparation

TOEFL preparation is integrated into the core classes (Writing, Grammar, Reading/Vocabulary, and Listening/Speaking).

SAMPLE SCHEDULE

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

9:00 to 11:00 

 

Reading and Vocabulary

 

 

Reading and Vocabulary

 

 

 

TOEFL Reading 

 

11:00 to 1:00

 

Writing

 

 

Writing

 

 

American Experience

1:00 to 3:00

 

Grammar

 

Grammar

 

3:00 to 5:00



Listening and Speaking 

 



Listening and Speaking