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General English Courses

Who is it for?

Our popular General English Courses are ideal if you want to improve your everyday communication skills and you prefer to study in a class with other students. Small classes and well-trained teachers guarantee fast progress. The course content includes grammar, lexis and all four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing.

You can combine the morning group course with different afternoon options for faster progress or with private lessons to focus on personal goals.

For beginners we recommend General English 20, not General English 16.

Overview

Lessons (50 minutes) / week General English 16: 16 lessons (13hrs 20min)
General English 20: 20 lessons (16hrs 40min)
Starting dates Any Monday (see price list for recommended starting dates)
Group size Maximum 10
Course duration 1 - 48 weeks
Levels Newlands: Beginner (A1) to Advanced (C1)
City Centre: Beginner (A1) to Proficiency (C2)
Minimum age 17 years
Availability Newlands and City Centre

Price List

Compare our prices with others, but keep in mind that our lessons take 50 minutes each and that our classes are intensive, with a maximum of 10 students in a class.

 

see our price list

Course options

You have a choice of 16 (Mon - Thu) or 20 (Mon - Fri) morning lessons and you can combine them with different afternoon options.

Course content

You can expect to:

  • practice your reading and listening skills;
  • develop your vocabulary and grammar, so that you can communicate more effectively and accurately;
  • practice speaking and writing;
  • use English to exchange ideas with people from other countries.

The lessons are based around a coursebook, and are adapted to the class.

Levels

This course is provided at 6 (Newlands School) and 7 (City Centre School) levels. To find out which level is the most suitable for you, complete the online Placement Test.

Private lessons

You can combine GE 16 and GE 20 with 5 or 10 private lessons in the afternoon. For details go to Group & Private.

Homework

Homework is given in morning classes 3 to 4 times per week.