You can combine private English lessons in the afternoon with a group course in the morning. Combining group lessons with private lessons gives you the best of both worlds. You can make swift progress and interact with other students in the group lessons and focus on your specific weak points during the private lessons. It is ideal if you want to progress faster or have specific learning needs.
You can also book private lessons only. This is ideal if you only have limited time available and want to achieve the maximum progress. During private lessons the teacher will design the curriculum around your specific needs.
|Lessons (50 minutes) / week||5 private lessons (4hrs 10min) + 20 group lessons|
|10 private lessons (8hrs 20min) + 20 group lessons|
|20 private lessons (16hrs 40min) only|
|25 private lessons (20hrs 50min) only|
|30 private lessons (25hrs) only|
|Starting dates||Any Monday|
|Course duration||From 1 week|
|Levels||Beginner (A1) to Proficiency (C2)|
|Minimum age||17 years|
|Availability||Newlands and City Centre|
Private 20 usually takes place in the mornings, and Private 25 and 30 are in the mornings and afternoons. The lessons usually start at 9:00. However, they can take place any time between 8:30 and 16:30, Monday to Friday, subject to the availability of teachers and classrooms.
In the first lesson you discuss with the teacher your needs and interests and decide on a syllabus. Some popular areas of focus include English for Work, General English (focussing on individual weaknesses or priorities) and exam preparation.
You can expect to:
If you combine private lessons with group lessons, your teacher will discuss your needs and interests during the first lesson.
If you book private lessons only you will be asked to send us a needs analysis before the course starts so we can prepare your course accordingly.
Two students can share a teacher for Private Lessons if they book together, are at a similar level and require a similar focus. The second person pays 30% of the fees.