Real World Advanced

Bob Hastings
Stuart  McKinlay
with Tim Roberts

Real world advanced developed in association with bbc

Real World Advanced

Experience English, Experience the Real World

Real World Advanced is a challenging course for teenagers that opens the door to a fascinating world of English language knowledge and skills, helping students develop the competences they need for future success. With reading and language development at its core, Real World Advanced helps students develop not only the ability to communicate well in English but also the confidence to achieve results in external exams and in their future lives.

Focus on future skills

New Learning Experiences provide opportunities to build life skills such as effective communication, creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, cultural awareness and digital competence to achieve real and practical outcomes.

Unique intensive reading programme

Reading texts in a variety of genres, including literature, and Extensive Reading sections with integrated exam tasks and further practice.

Develops communicative competence with focus on public speaking and debate

Engaging videos from the BBC, plus projects and activities, help students develop the communicative skills essential to thrive in today’s world, including public speaking and debate.

Preparation for external exams

The syllabus design with exam tasks seamlessly integrated into the unit and the robust testing package all come together to drive and motivate teenage learners towards exam success.

Full digital solution to optimise the learning experience

Suitable for every teaching scenario, includes Presentation Tool, Gradebook and interactive eBooks for students.

lomloe Real world Advanced aligns with the key requirements of the new curriculum
Real World Advanced
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Real World Advanced Sample Materials

You can access free samples and demos for Real World Advanced materials so you can best see how this course suits your teaching needs. Check them out here:

Real World advanced all materials available with interactive books

For students

Students’ Book

Engaging BBC Culture videos and Vlog Interviews provide inspiring content and contextualised learning opportunities that are relevant for today’s teens.


In full colour, the Workbook offers language and skills practice to consolidate and extend course content.


  • Interactive Students’ Book and Interactive Workbook
    Fully interactive digital versions of the Students’ Book and Workbook with integrated interactive activities, audio, video material and gradebook.

  • Extra Online Practice
    Extra interactive online practice with scores recorded in the gradebook helps students review and recycle what they have learned.

  • Vocabulary App
    With fun and motivating activities to practise and reinforce the vocabulary presented in the units.

  • MyEnglishLab
    Ideal for a blended learning approac
    h, includes all the workbook activities, remediation exercises for grammar practice and language learning tips.

For the teacher

  • Teacher’s Book
    Interleaved pages of the Students’ Book with unit-by unit teaching notes, audio scripts and answer keys. Includes strategies to support language and reading skills development.
Real world advanced, lomloe handy guide


  • Digital Resources
    Online photocopiable resources including Vocabulary, Grammar and Culture activities.
    Downloadable unit, review and end-of-year tests. Additional exam preparation tests for B1 Preliminary, B2 First, C1 Advanced and Pearson English International Certificate (PEIC) are also available in the Exam Practice Pack.
  • Active Teach Plus
    A complete interactive version of the Students’ Book and Workbook with videos, interactive activities and teacher’s resources.
  • Test Generator
    A bank of tests that also allows you to create, customise and print your own tests at the right level for your students to help monitor and improve their progress.
  • Also available
    Class CDs.

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