FAQ

 

Frequently Asked Questions

How long is a learning session?


Depending on which course you decided to take, a session can last 45 or 60 minutes.




What are the technical requirements for studying online with vipa2z?


Minimum Requirements: Operating System: Mac OS X 10.10 or above, Windows 7 or above CPU: Intel Core i3 or above Memory: At least 4GB RAM Network: Stable internet connection with a minimum download speed of 20Mbps and upload speed of 2.5Mbps. (Test your signal strength at https://speedtest.net) Accessories: Webcam, microphone, earphones/headphones, or headset




Can I choose my own teacher?


Unfortunately, not at this time. To ensure a quality learning experience, vipa2z selects and assigns qualified teachers to all students according to availbility and course selection.




Do I have to do the homework the teacher assigns to me?


Although you are not required to do the homework the teacher assigns to you, we do recommend completing it because the more exposure you get to the langugge, the more guaranteed the improvement will be.




Can I postpone or cancel a class?


Yes, you can submit a Class Changes form at any time during your studies.




How is my language profiency level assessed?


English level exams can be composed of questions on the reading, writing, speaking, listening, or use of the English language, depending on what skills your teacher wants to test. During the test, students are given questions ranging in difficulty from beginner to advance, and that adhere to CEFR international standards. The answers are then compiled and reviewed by the teacher and a report is produced for the student to review.




What do I need to prepare for class?


All the class material is provided to you through our online learning platform. We recommend you have a notebook and pen handy in case you want to write down any important lessons or words.




Do I need any other software?


Zoom conferencing softeware is a big part of our lesson delivery and will be used by your teacher quite regularly. It is recommneded you sign-up and download the Zoom Client for Meetings app for convenience.