Students will learn the essential skills and strategies to achieve a high score on the four sections of the (IBT) TOEFL and the IELTS. In listening, students develop the academic language to comprehend long conversations and lectures. In reading, the students utilize scanning and skimming strategies to choose correct answers for complex text questions. In speaking, students learn good note taking and proper organization to give comprehensive answers. Finally, students learn to write accurate summaries and well-developed essays. Vocabulary is an additional focus of this course to help students do better on the tests.