Quest Programs Overview
Curriculum Structure, Hours and Levels
Before discovering the programs we offer, this page offers you information about our curriculum structure, hours of study available and the levels we offer.
have been carefully designed with your needs as our
first priority. All our programs are clearly defined
and offer a comprehensive approach to language learning
based on proven communicative techniques. The tables
below show the structure of our programs (Table A) and the course options available for the study periods (Table B).
Possible hours of study per week are:
20 lessons per week - Part-time
24 lessons per week - Focus on Communication Program only.
Levels:Quest offers eleven levels of language proficiency. All courses are generally based on the level descriptors given below. Student progress through the levels is based on weekly review testing and monthly progress evaluations, described below. Each level takes approximately 4 to 5 weeks to complete based on 20 to 25 hours per week of study.
Quest level descriptions - click on to view full screen
- Placement, weekly testing and progress
Placement test: on your first day you will be tested for all language skills (speaking, listening, writing and grammar) and placed in the appropriate level for grammar and oral instruction.
Weekly Review testing: In all programs weekly tests
are given to evaluate student progress. Your instructor
keeps track of your scores and will provide you with
a monthly Student Progress Evaluation Report. Your
test results combined with your Evaluation report
determine your readiness to move to the next level. Click image Each level takes approximately 4 to 5 weeks to complete based on 20 to 25 hours per week of study.