Frequently Asked Questions
The PAY WHAT YOU CAN concept
1- I’ve never heard of this ‘Pay what you can’ approach.
The Pay what you can business model is fairly new. It has had a fair share of success in the music industry with artists such as Radiohead, as well as in the video games industry with the Humble Indie Bundle. For more information please consult wikipedia here:
2- Does this offer give complete access to the applications?
YES, if you order one or more licenses, you will have complete access to all of the applications’s content for 12 months.
3- Once a license is purchased, is there an automatic renewal or monthly deduction after a certain period?
NO, this is a single and definitive payment. You pay once and there is no automatic renewal or deduction after this transaction.
4- Can I purchase a license as a gift or for someone else’s use?
YES, you can purchase one or more licenses and offer them to the people of your choice. All you need to do is to send them the web address and login/password information you set up.
5- I’m a teacher and wondering if I can order, for example, 100 accesses for my school. Will we be able to use the student tracking tools?
YES, as a professional, you and your school will have access to the student tracking side of the programs. To do so, after your purchase you will choose to be contacted by an Edulang team member as opposed to ‘immediate account creation’. You will also be able to use an administrative tool to better handle distribution and use of student accounts. Once ordered, you will have 12 months to set up the individual licenses.
6- Do I need a PayPal account to complete my purchase?
NO, a PayPal account is not required. PayPal will allow you to pay directly with your credit/debit card without creating an account. PayPal is one of the most secure systems of online payment and is used on a daily basis by millions throughout the entire world.
The E.C.E. - Edulang Certificate of English
1- What is the E.C.E. - Edulang Certificate of English?
It is an English test that provides a trustworthy, precise and immediate evaluation of one's English level with a focus towards business English proficiency.
2- What is the format of the test?
The E.C.E. - Edulang Certificate of English is a 100% online test. It lasts 2 hours and consists of 200 questions divided into 2 sections that measure your listening and reading comprehension. The score for each section ranges from 5 to 495 points. The total score possible on the E.C.E. - Edulang Certificate of English varies between 10 and 990 points.
The Listening and Reading parts are divided into 7 different sections:
Listening (100 questions)
- Part 1: Photographs
- Part 2: Question-Response
- Part 3: Conversations
- Part 4: Short Talks
Reading (100 questions)
Test takers read a variety of materials and respond at their own pace.
- Part 5: Incomplete Sentences
- Part 6: Text Completion
- Part 7: Reading Comprehension
3- What are the benefits of this new certificate compared to other tests?
- Available 24/24 – 7/7.
- The test can be taken from anywhere, even one’s own home.
- Immediate results.
- Low cost: about 95% less expensive than other industry standards.
4- What type of English is used in the E.C.E. - Edulang Certificate of English?
International English, which is used for day-to-day international communication, and has become the language of reference in the world. Four different accents are used: British, American, Canadian and Australian.
5- Why do I need a webcam to take the test?
A webcam is required in order to ensure your presence during the entire test. If there is a doubt about your continued presence during the test, Edulang will be unable to authenticate your E.C.E - Edulang Certificate of English and will not be able to provide you with the latter document.
If you have not found an answer to one of your questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us