Headway Upper-Intermediate Student's Book with Online Practice

Headway Upper-Intermediate Student's Book with Online Practice

New Edition

Fifth Edition

Format: Mixed media format

Updated with new texts, topics and themes, Headway 5th edition provides fresh and relevant English instruction that is tailored to your students’ needs.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-453969-2

Headway 5th edition provides fresh, relevant English instruction needed for success today.

Headway and its award-winning authors, Liz and John Soars, are names that have become synonymous with English Language teaching and learning. Teach with Headway's perfectly-balanced grammar and skills syllabus, based on the course's world-renowned methodology.

Headway 5th edition retains the course's trusted methodology and has been updated with new texts, topics and digital resources.

The Student's Book provides all the language and skills students need to improve their English, with grammar, vocabulary, and skills work in every unit. New Online Practice is fully integrated with the course material, ensuring relevant and useful practice outside the classroom.

Educational discount pricing

K12 schools, college bookstores, and other educational institutions with an Oxford account will receive an educational discount when placing their order through our Customer Service department.

Please call Customer Service at 800-542-2442 (8am - 6pm EST, Monday to Friday). You need an Oxford account to receive the discounted price.

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Key features

  • Each Student's Book provides 14 topical units with familiar Headway structure and integrated skills methodology.
  • New vibrant photography unit openers use questions to engage learners with the unit topic and video introductions provide overviews of the content included.
  • New and updated reading texts focus on topics and themes that students can relate to and demonstrate a specific language point.
  • Access codes in the front of the Student's Books provide learners with 30 hours of Online Practice per level: www.headwayonline.com
  • Online Practice lets students look again at Student's Book language they want to revise or they missed in class, do extra practice of all four skills and check their progress with self-check tests.

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90% of teachers believe Headway has helped their students progress to the next level of study.* Its balanced methodology of vocabulary, grammar and integrated skills provides the right level of challenge for students.

Headway 5th edition listens to feedback from teachers and focusses on topics and activities that are relevant and useful to today’s adult students, whilst retaining the trusted methodology teachers love.

Combining practical, real life content for today’s students with flexible digital resources that are clearly linked to the Headway syllabus, the course ensures students are engaged and motivated for success.

* The Headway Oxford Impact study was conducted in January and February 2018. 170 teachers responded. Oxford Impact is a unique way of evaluating the impact that educational products and services from Oxford University Press have on teaching and learning.

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