This level focuses on spoken English at elementary level. It is for trainees who have very basic understanding of spoken and written English.

At the end of the course, the trainees should be able to speak using simple sentences, read everyday authentic texts, and interpret road and safety signs and symbols.

Entry Requirements

Basic understanding of the English language

Course Outline

1. Language Structure

  • The English Alphabet ; A to Z.
  • Punctuations & Symbols ; Full stop, comma, semi-colon etc.
  • Grammar ; Tenses, nouns, adjectives etc.

2. Speaking

  • Meeting people; Greetings, How to introduce oneself etc.
  • Asking questions; Using why questions and how.
  • Giving simple instructions; Using sequencers; First(ly), Then, Next etc.
  • Expressing simple thoughts; Using simple sentences.
  • Common everyday phrases; Hi, Hello, Good morning, Have a nice day, Excuse me etc.

3. Reading

  • Comprehension passages; Short reading passages.
  • Picture composition; Using pictures to write simple sentences.
  • Safety Signs and Symbols; Identify safety signs & symbols e.g. Warnings, Escape route etc.
  • Road Signs and Symbols; Understand what they mean e.g. U-Turn, Left lane etc.

 

Non-compulsory pre-course test is available upon request at no charge.

Duration

TYPE PART-TIME
Local 20 hours

Method of Delivery

Lecture, tutorial and role plays

Criteria of Award

Students, who satisfy the minimum attendance requirements (75%) will be issued with certificate of attendance by BMC.

Grading System

No Assessment

Assessment Information

No Assessment

Appeal Process

N/A

Appeal Process

Not Applicable

Specimen Certificate

EFS Cert

Fee Structures

  1. All fees are subject to the prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) unless specified otherwise.
  2. Course Application Fee is NOT REFUNDABLE.
  3. Do not pay your school fees before you have signed the standard student contract.
  4. All fees quoted are in Singapore Dollar (S$).
  5. Fees are subject to periodic changes without prior notice.
  6. BMC accepts the following methods of payment:
    1. Cash
    2. Cashier’s order payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
    3. Cheque payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
    4. NETS
    5. Credit cards (VISA, Mastercard, Diners Club & American Express)

“ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO GST UNLESS STATED OTHERWISE”

Part Time Fee Structure

Full-Payment Structure

Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
(S$)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable) $50.00
Tuition Fee[$540- $120] $420.00
Course Material Fee $20.00
Total Course Fees Payable $490.00
GST $34.30
Total Course Fees Payable after GST $524.30

 

 

Duration

TYPE PART-TIME
Local 20 hours

View Ang Mo Kio Commencement Dates

PART TIME

COURSE COMMENCEMENT DATES TIME DAYS
13-Jan-18

09:00AM - 01:00PM

Saturdays

18-Mar-18 10:00AM - 12:30PM

Sunday

7-Apr-18

09:00AM - 01:00PM

Saturdays
19-May-18 09:00AM - 01:00PM

Saturdays

30-Jun-18 09:00AM - 01:00PM Saturdays

 

 

View Jurong East Commencement Dates

PART TIME

COURSE COMMENCEMENT DATES TIME DAYS
07 Jan 18 10:00AM - 01:00PM Sun
04 Feb 18 10:00AM - 01:00PM Sun
11 Mar 18 10:00AM - 01:00PM Sun
22 Apr 18 10:00AM - 01:00PM Sun
27 May 18 10:00AM - 01:00PM Sun

 

 

Business & English

PREMA LATHA
Programme Manager
Telephone: (+65) 6452 3885
Email: prema@bmc.edu.sg

I have been in the educational Industry for more than 12 years as a teacher, lecturer and as a Head of Department. I have attained a Master Degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland, a Bachelor of Marketing and Media from Murdoch University and a Certificate in Practical Counselling.

I have more than 12 years of teaching and lecturing experience in the English Language, Humanities Subjects and Business Modules as well as several years of administrative experience as an Academic Head. Apart from my service in the educational industry, I have also worked as a Broadcast Journalist for an English Radio Station.

Educational Qualifications
Master Degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland, a Bachelor of Marketing and Media from Murdoch University