English for Information Technology

English for Information Technology

English 4 IT is 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 modules/units are currently available?


Introduction to Software  objectives reading

Operating Systems  objectives reading

Software Applications  objectives reading

Programming Languages  objectives reading

Computer Hardware

Computer Types  objectives reading

Components  objectives reading

Peripherals  objectives reading

The Keyboard: Part 1  objectives reading

The Keyboard: Part 2  objectives reading

Storage and Memory  objectives reading

Input Devices  objectives reading


The Internet  objectives reading

Networking  objectives reading

IT Careers

IT Careers  objectives reading

People in IT  objectives reading


Welcome to English 4 IT  objectives reading

Measurements  objectives reading

Types of Removable Storage  objectives reading

IT Slang: Part 1  objectives reading

IT Slang: Part 2  objectives reading

English for Electronics  objectives 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 web browser running Adobe Flash. Headphones are recommended for computer lab environments.

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