How many English courses am I studying this semester? One course (General English Skills (GES), but you will be taught by 3 teachers.
How many hours am I studying per week? 20 hours per week.
Do I have a chance to retake the course if I fail it? Yes, you have one chance only to retake: level C OR level B OR level A.
What if I fail for the second time? You are given (1-3) chances to sit the challenge exam during the second year of the foundation program.
You bring a valid IELTS certificate with band 4 within the “add and drop week”.
What about attendance? Attendance is very important and it is taken on a daily basis, so you have to show up to your classes every day. All teachers are keeping the attendance in one sheet. Missing a two-hour-class equals 0.7%. You must check your absence percentage regularly on the portal using this link: sisportalnizwa.cas.edu.om, and you will be dismissed if you reach 20.1%(61 hours).