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Speaking Skills Practice Workshop (With ELPA Orientation) & Re-run

Want to know more about the ELPA test requirements?

Come and learn the strategies for taking the ELPA test!

We will offer you practice for the test!


This workshop will look at the requirements of the ELPA test. Strategies for taking the test will be discussed and practice will be offered. The aim is to raise your speaking proficiency so you can better prepare for the ELPA test.


Intended Learning Outcomes

By the end of the workshop, you are expected to

  1. Be able to develop an idea comprehensively
  2. Speak fluently on a given topic and suggest how to solve common problems
  3. Be aware of and avoid some common errors in speaking
  4. Develop various strategies to respond to questions quickly
  5. Be able to use e-tools such as EGG, IYEP, MWS, JTW, WN and so on to improve grammar and vocabulary
  6. Understand the assessment criteria and formats in speaking proficiency tests e.g. ELPA
The workshops will be re-run during the term.

Code(s) SPW-019-001 SPW-019-002
Date(s) 31 Mar 2021 31 Mar 2021 (Re-run)
Time 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Venue(s) Online via Zoom Online via Zoom
Facilitator(s) Ms Linda Mak Ms Linda Mak
Duration 3 hours
Maximum Number of Participants 25
Eligibility 10:00 am - 1:00 p.m. session for All LANG5000 / LANG1003I students only.
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Re-run) session for All LANG1003A & LANG1003S students only.
Medium of Communication English
Registration Dates - Deadline 24 Mar 2021
Enquiry If you have any questions, please contact us at:

E-mail: lcspeak@ust.hk

Telephone: (852) 2358-7851

Office: Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)


  1. All sessions of the activity will be conducted online. Please go through the guidelines here, which detail the preparation and computer equipment required, before joining in the event.
  2. All sessions offered in this term listed as below:
    • 31 March 2021 (10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
    • 31 March 2021 (2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.) (Re-run)
  3. The workshop facilitator reserves the right to cancel the workshop in case of insufficient attendance.

Online Registration Current Available Course


Priority is given to students in UGC-funded programs.

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