Preparation for CACD 2024

Week beginning January 15th- to week ending April 5th 2024

There will be a short break with no new exercises in the week of February 13th [Carnival]

The course is for students who are already at an advanced level.

Prepare for CACD 2024: Phase 1 (TPS) -Text comprehension and vocabulary and Phase 2 – written English. Regular practice in Translation from and into Portuguese, Summary-writing and Composition.

Classes will be given by zoom.

If you have not studied with us before, take our placement test to join the waiting list.

New students: click here to download the placement test.

Zoom class times

Group A: Monday evenings 19:10-21:00
Group C: Thursday mornings 8:30-10:20
Group F: Monday afternoons 15:40-17:30
Group G: Tuesday mornings 10:30-12:20

Cost of the course

R$1650   – three  payments of R$550 each,  due in the first week of classes , 15/02 and 15/03, or a single discount payment of R$1600 at the start of the course.


Via zoom- Wednesdays from 19:00-20:50 –Wednesday February 21st to Wednesday June 26th.

Texts to be studied:

  • Shakespeare: Othello
  • Lolita Chakrabarti: Red Velvet [2012 English play about Ira Aldridge, .the first black American actor to play Othello in London in 1833]
  • Fiona McFarlane: The Sun Walks Down [Australian novel, published in 2023]

There is no online registration