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.
|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|
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.
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You have a choice of 16 (Mon - Thu) or 20 (Mon - Fri) morning lessons and you can combine them with different afternoon options.
You can expect to:
The lessons are based around a coursebook, and are adapted to the class.
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.
You can combine GE 16 and GE 20 with 5 or 10 private lessons in the afternoon. For details go to Group & Private.
Homework is given in morning classes 3 to 4 times per week.