Courses

I. Santisuk English Center Rachada's CORE CURRICULUM

PRE-LEVEL 1

Introduction to speaking English including conversations, pronunciation, grammar, reading, comprehension, and writing. Taught by a Thai speaker with excellent English. Students can ask Pre-1 teachers for explanations in Thai. This class is designed to prepare students for Level 1, which is taught by a native speaker.

LEVEL 1

Taught by a native English speaker, usually an American. Provides an introduction to many aspects of English with emphasis on pronunciation and using correct grammar in sentences. There is a major emphasis on speaking daily in class. Other aspects of this level include intonation, reading and comprehension, crosswords, and essay writing.

LEVEL 2

Continues on from Level 1 to provide additional grammar practice and sentence creation.  Memorizing conversations is introduced in Level 2 to help students improve their speaking skills.  Other aspects of this level include intonation, reading and comprehension, crosswords, and essay writing.

LEVEL 3

Continues on from Level 2 but with an increased emphasis on speaking. Spontaneous sentence creation is introduced through "on-the-spot" sentence drills and daily discussion questions.  Other aspects of this level include memorizing conversations, dictations, accent, reading and comprehension, crosswords, and essay writing.

LEVEL 4

Level 4 introduces students to giving speeches in front of the class. This level is designed to improve students' confidence in using their English in front of others. This level also helps to encourage students with their pronunciation by selecting a student to test the class's listening skills each day. Other aspects of this level include memorizing conversations, accent, reading and comprehension, crosswords, and essay writing.

II. Santisuk English Center Rachada's ADVANCED CLASSES

 

GRAMMAR THROUGH DIALOGUES

An in-depth study of all the major verb tenses in English, covering one or two verb tenses per day. Daily dialogues highlight the grammar lesson and place special emphasis on speaking and conversation skills. This class also includes reading and comprehension. Taught entirely in English by a native speaker or a Thai with excellent English.  Students must have completed Level 4 to take this class.

NOTE: The course is offered as Grammar Through Dialogues Part 1 and Grammar Through Dialogues Part 2

 

ADVANCED CONVERSATION  

Daily topics with sample questions are used for students to first discuss as a class and then engage in in-depth conversations with one another. This class also includes reading, comprehension, and interview practice.  A special emphasis is also placed on expanding vocabulary.  Students must have completed Level 4 to take this class.