English for Information Technology

English for Information Technology

English 4 IT is a resource designed for teachers and students of English for IT. Why not try it today?

English 4 IT is a self-paced course in technical English for IT students. Think of it as an interactive "online textbook".

The subject matter is suitable for University and professional use, including software engineers, tech support, IT sales, and most other technical careers. The focus is on real English as it is spoken in an international IT job environment.

What are the features of English 4 IT?

 • Lots of Activities - interactive writing, speaking, listening, and spelling
 • Classroom tools - easily view and manage students and grades
 • Certification - downloadable certificate for students who pass all the units
 • Download Section - MP3s and PDFs for offline and classroom usage
 • Talking IT Dictionary - learn to identify and pronounce key vocabulary
 • IT Joke Database - with explanations in easy English
 • Achievements - students get badges on their profile page when they pass milestones
 • World Ranking - students can match their scores against a database of users worldwide

What units are currently available?

Software

Introduction to Software  vocabulary reading

Operating Systems  vocabulary reading

Software Applications  vocabulary reading

Programming Languages  vocabulary reading

Computer Hardware

Computer Types  vocabulary reading

Components  vocabulary reading

Peripherals  vocabulary reading

The Keyboard: Part 1  vocabulary reading

The Keyboard: Part 2  vocabulary reading

Storage and Memory  vocabulary reading

Input Devices  vocabulary reading

Networking

The Internet  vocabulary reading

Networking  vocabulary reading

IT Careers

IT Careers  vocabulary reading

People in IT  vocabulary reading

Miscellaneous

Welcome to English 4 IT  vocabulary reading

Measurements  vocabulary reading

Types of Removable Storage  vocabulary reading

IT Slang: Part 1  vocabulary reading

IT Slang: Part 2  vocabulary reading

English for Electronics  vocabulary reading

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How much material is included?

Over 600 vocabulary terms, 20 readings, and 1500 practice questions are included in the course. Vocabulary terms feature pronunciation by a native speaker, picture, definition, and example sentence.

At what level does the program teach?

The course material is suitable for intermediate to advanced English speakers. This would be equivalent to levels B1, B2, C1, and C2 on The Council of Europe Language Level Scale.

Do I have to download anything?

No. Everything is completed online within a standard HTML web browser. For the speaking exercises, we recommend headphones and Adobe Flash version 10 or higher.

"I teach English to young software developers. We use your site on a very regular basis. It is very user-friendly and useful."

-Bernard Deconinck, Belgium

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