General English Plus

Our General English Plus course provides students with General English lessons in the morning and specialist subjects in the afternoon.

In the morning General English classes will work on all areas of English: listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. In the afternoon classes, students can choose between Communication Skills, Business English and IELTS Exam Preparation.

All our courses are British Council accredited and taught by suitably qualified teachers.

General English + Communication Skills

All levels elementary (Strong A1-A2) to advanced (C1).

The emphasis is on effective communication, especially speaking and listening but also writing and pronunciation. Classroom activities will focus on a variety of situations and tasks.

Course Objectives
Levels and Progress
The timetable for this course will be as follows:

General English + Business English

Minimum level intermediate (B1).

You can choose Business English if you want to learn and practise the language you will need to work in an English-speaking office.

Course Objectives
Levels and Progress
The timetable for this course will be as follows:

General English + IELTS Examination Preparation

Minimum level intermediate (B1).

Study for IELTS, an internationally recognised English language qualification. After General English lessons in the morning, afternoon classes will focus on tasks, strategies and practice for the IELTS exam.

Course Objectives
Levels and Progress
The timetable for this course will be as follows:


We lend students a coursebook (there is no need for them to purchase one). Teachers will also bring extra materials to the lessons for students to keep. Should a student wish to purchase their own copy of a coursebook, we can advise where to purchase this from.


Outside Class

Students will have regular homework to consolidate what they learn in class and they can use our library for self-study.

Social Programmes 

Whilst you study with us we will make sure you have plenty of time to have fun and make friends. We offer varied social programmes throughout the year for adult students which vary each week. We suggest students bring £15 per week to cover activity costs.

Certificates and Reports

At the end of their studies, students will be given a certificate and a report from their teacher, provided they have attended at least 80% of lessons.

Care of Students Under the Age of 18

For those under 18, there will be dedicated staff available to help with any questions or problems that arise. Click here for more information on the support we provide.

Fact File

  • Minimum Age 16

  • Maximum Age There is no maximum

  • Maximum Class Size 12 students

  • Taught Lessons Per Week 28 lessons / 21 hours

  • Course length 1 week minimum

  • Course Start Date Any Monday (or Tuesday in a week that begins with a public holiday)

  • Course Finish Date Any Friday

  • Non-Teaching Days 2018 (Public Holidays) No classes on 1 January, 30 March, 2 April, 7 May, 28 May, 27 August. We will also close on 21 December and re-open on Monday 7 January 2019.

  • Levels Elementary to Advanced. Please note we do not take Beginners.

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