General English Plus One-to-One

These courses are ideal for students wishing to combine group lessons with One-to-One tuition in order to maximise their language learning. Your timetable depends on the number of one-to-one lessons.

One-to-one tuition is the most effective and rapid method for a student to improve their spoken and written command of the English language. From the start of the programme the teacher works with the student to design an individual plan that meets the student’s needs and caters for their specific language requirements. Students can choose to study General English or one of the specialist subject areas described below.

Business English
These lessons cover a wide range of business language skills, including the language of presentations, seminars,conferences and meetings, and describing tables and graphs. They also focus on speaking naturally in social situations, making appointments, corresponding by email and understanding commercial documents.

English for Medical Purposes
These lessons are designed to develop the communication skills and specialist medical English of doctors,nurses, dentists, healthcare assistants and carers working across a range of disciplines. They are also intended for those studying towards a career in the medical field.

Exam Preparation
These lessons involve an in-depth focus on the different parts of the exam the student is preparing to take, for example IELTS, the Cambridge ESOL (KET, PET, FCE, CAE &
CPE), TOEFL, TOEIC etc. In these sessions, the student receives targeted practice in the strategies needed to approach the different parts of the exam and tuition in the language and organisational skills required for the writing tasks.

Legal English
These lessons are intended for those already working in the legal profession and for those who have studied or are studying law. They focus on enabling students to understand legal documents written in English and on helping them to acquire the very specific language skills required to communicate well with other individuals in this area.

English for the Oil and Gas Industry
These lessons are taught through content specifically related to the oil and gas industry, and are suitable for anyone working within these fields. Emphasis is placed on improving and learning relevant technical vocabulary.

English for Engineering
These lessons are suitable for engineers and engineering technicians from any field. Special emphasis is placed on practising the language skills and relevant vocabulary across a wide range of technical contexts, such as for technical drawings, dimensions, causes and effects, and explaining technical problems.

Course Facts

General English Plus (GE15 Plus)
Entry date Any Monday
Minimum duration 1 week
Maximum duration 12 weeks
Timetable Monday to Friday 9:15 to 12:30, plus afternoons 5 or 10 hours of One-to-One lessons
Hours per week 20/25 Hours
Description General English course that combines the morning ‘focus on accuracy’ with afternoon One-to-One lessons.
Level 5 levels from Elementary to Advanced  (For one-to-one lessons in specialised subjects minimum level is Intermediate).
Class size 15 students maximum in the morning lesson; One-to-One in the afternoon
Age 16+
Price £380 per week (GE15 plus 5 hrs of One-to-One) £480 per week (GE15 plus 10 hrs of One-to-One)
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