Intensive Communication Remote Program

Features of the Program

  • Active Learning with ample opportunities to practice English skills
  • Learn useful phrases for everyday communication
  • Develop confidence in communicating in English
  • Conversation partner practice with a native speaker
  • Certificate of completion at the end of the program
  • No visa
  • No application fee

The course includes three components:

  • A live remote class led by an IELP instructor
  • Daily conversation practice with a PSU student
  • A small group project that will lead to a final presentation.

The Intensive Communication remote course features the same quality instruction and engaging student experience that characterizes all IELP courses. The program introduces students to useful phrases for everyday communication to develop their ability to participate in longer conversations on topics of interest. 


Program Details

Program Dates 2021 Fees Class Meeting Days Class Time (Pacific Standard)
February 7 - February 25 $750 Sunday through Thursday 17:00 to 19:00

Remote classes will be delivered LIVE (Zoom) by IELP faculty, Sunday through Thursday from 17:00 to 19:00 Pacific Standard Time. In addition, students will participate in a one hour conversation practice session (LIVE/Zoom) and a one hour group discussion session (LIVE/Zoom). Please see the more detailed sample schedule below. 


Sample Program Schedule
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
2 hours remote class activities with instructor 2 hours remote class activities with instructor 2 hours remote class activities with instructor 2 hours remote class activities with instructor 2 hours remote class activities with instructor
1 hour conversation practice with IELP conversation partner 1 hour conversation practice with IELP conversation partner 1 hour conversation practice with IELP conversation partner 1 hour conversation practice with IELP conversation partner 1 hour conversation practice with IELP conversation partner
1 hour small group project with classmates 1 hour small group project with classmates 1 hour small group project with classmates 1 hour small group project with classmates 1 hour small group project with classmates
Total: 4 hours per day Total: 4 hours per day Total: 4 hours per day Total: 4 hours per day Total: 4 hours per day