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GENERAL INFORMATION


 
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TOEFL Preparation Course - Daytime
Spring, 2011

(for the iBT TOEFL)

January 25 - April 7, 2011
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4:00 - 4:50 p.m.
Note: no class on March 8 or 10

This TOEFL Preparation Course is designed to prepare students for the iBT TOEFL (Internet-Based TOEFL). The iBT is different in significant ways from the previous types of TOEFL.

The ELI's iBT TOEFL Preparation course lasts 10 weeks and classes are held on two days each week. Class size will be limited to 20 and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Cost:
$300 for non-ELI students.
$225 for students who are have already registered for another course in the ELI (and who have paid the university’s Activities and Computer Use fees).

Registration:

  • Please register by mail (check only). Make check payable to "University of Pittsburgh"
  • Registration must be received by January 21, 2011.
    Class size will be limited and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Mail completed registration form to:
    ELI - Short Courses
    2816 Cathedral of Learning

    Pittsburgh, PA 15260

 

Textbook: Longman Preparation Course for the TOEFL Test: Next Generation iBT by
D. Phillips (paperback, with CD ROM and answer key, Longman, 2005). It is available from the Book Center on Fifth Avenue. During the course, it will be used for reference to test sections, information on how to prepare for the test, and skills practice. This book should also be used for self-study.

Students will be helped to understand the components of the test, what to expect in regard to the computer procedures, and how to prepare for the test. The instructor will introduce each section of the test and assist with problem areas. Some of the class meetings will be held in the computer lab of the Language Media Center.


If you have questions about the TOEFL Preparation course described above, please contact:
ELI Admissions Officer
412-624-5901

elipitt@pitt.edu

For information on taking the TOEFL at the University of Pittsburgh, please contact:
Computer Based Testing Center, Room G35 Cathedral of Learning
412-624-9103. Test times are arranged by appointment.

You can register online for the TOEFL at the TOEFL website: http://toefl.ets.org/tstgprog01.cfm

 

Revised 11/29/10