A fully interactive pedagogic environment, , as well as coaching the participants to develop an enhanced degree of competence in English. The lessons mirror,
at different levels, the international world through the practice of business skills in an authentic context: debates and negotiations, writing letters,
emails and detailed reports.
What is the Quatorial™ Programme?
The program Quatorial™ focuses on the development of accuracy (correct use of grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation), language skills (listening
comprehension, text interpretation, written composition and verbal expression) and communicative competence (fluency).
The course is designed to provide students with the skills and confidence necessary to interact effectively in the foreign language. A training environment
designed in detail that allows participants to improve not only their language skills, but also their confidence in dealing with various situations
in an international environment.
The Quatorial™ programme leads students towards overcoming language barriers and transforming them into articulate, articulate, confident and
charismatic communicators capable of dealing with international professional environments in a natural way.
The classes: Quatorial™ only
Each day, the lessons begin at 8.45 a.m. and end at 5.45 p.m., comprising 27.5 hours of instruction per week. Throughout the day, the more technical aspects of the language such as grammar and vocabulary are dealt with, as well as more practical sessions of analysis and discussion, where communication is carried out to its maximum expression.
Plenary Sessions The day opens with a review of the international press. Students can listen or give a short presentation on a chosen topic and build their knowledge of today's global world while working on their confidence to speak in their second language, in public. Depending on the school, there will also be a plenary session to conclude the day, in which students participate in a consolidation session to review what they have learned during the day.
Lessons Quatorial™ During these lessons you will review the basics of language: - Supervised practice of grammatical structures and vocabulary learning with constant support and feedback to achieve a good command of grammatical formulas, idioms, vocabulary and expressions. - Improving reading comprehension through reading exercises on a wide variety of materials: reports, articles, essays, etc. - Preparation and practice in writing letters, reports, emails, presentations and articles. - Listening comprehension exercises
The Project Quatorial™ It is a teamwork within a multilingual group that requires collaboration between colleagues for the presentation of a business project, which is a valuable experience on a real situation in the professional world. The project incorporates research, presentation and discussion skills and promotes collaborative learning and interpersonal skills among people with different interests and cultures.
Critical Analysis Workshop Group session dedicated to the development of the capacity for analysis, organization and processing of information and ideas in the language of study. Students apply their critical thinking skills through current news, analysing texts and expressing concepts in a structured way, using language as a means or tool and not as an end in itself.
Assertive Communication Workshop It is a fluency session that helps the student to overcome the problems and inhibitions associated with public events. Feedback from teachers focuses on both global communication and grammatical accuracy.
The Quatorial™ course is designed with precision to give participants the skills and confidence to interact effectively in English. A carefully engineered
management training environment enables participants to improve not only their language skills but also their confidence in tackling international
The learning day can include a choice of 1, 1.5, 2 or 3 hours of Tutorials™. The addition of Tutorial™ sessions offers an even more focused
programme, allowing participants to deepen their language skills in specialised technical areas or prepare for an international exam with extensive
personalised support from their tutor.