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3. Listening comprehension and confidence

Customer: A Japanese Trading Company

Background

For a large international trading company, English is critical. For the past 7 years this company has chosen Reallyenglish's "Practical English" course to improve overall English proficiency with a particular focus on listening.

In addition, in 2012, this customer added the Reallyenglish speaking course "Let's Talk Online" to replace some of its classroom programs.

Details

  • Course chosen: Practical English
  • Learner levels: lower to upper intermediate (TOEIC® 350–700)
  • Course duration: 6 months
  • Number of learners: 54
  • Course completion criteria: Employees under TOEIC® 550: Pass 100 lessons at 60%; Employees between TOEIC® 550–700: Pass 80 lessons at 80%.

Results

  • Course completion rate: 91%
  • Avg. TOEIC® listening score increase 70.3 points

Customer: A global vehicle manufacturer

Background

As part of its policy to develop employees' ability to perform in the company's global business, this vehicle manufacturer requires its new employees to achieve a TOEIC® score of 500, with a particular focus on improving their listening proficiency.

Details

  • Course chosen: Practical English
  • Learner levels: upper beginner to lower intermediate
  • Course duration: 5 months
  • Number of learners: 60
  • Course completion criteria: Pass 50 lessons

Results

  • Course completion rate: 92%