English Courses in Bath

General English Language Courses

Whatever your level of English, our General English course will help you gain confidence and ability as an English speaker. You’ll improve your skills in conversation, listening, writing, reading and grammar. Whilst working interactively you will have plenty of opportunity to practise the skills you are learning.

There are two options for studying General English: the standard course with 20 lessons per week (General English 20), and our intensive course with 30 lessons (General English 30).

General English 20

Whatever your level of English, our General English course will help you gain confidence and ability as an English speaker. You’ll improve your skills in conversation, listening, writing, reading and grammar. Whilst working interactively you will have plenty of opportunity to practise the skills you are learning.

There are two options for studying General English: the standard course with 20 lessons per week (General English 20), and our intensive course with 30 lessons (General English 30).

KEY FACTS
University University of Sunderland
Location Sunderland
Cost Fee PG £12,500 – £13,500/UG £11,500
Scholarship Free Accommodation one year for UG and PG Student
IELTS UG 6.0/PG 6.0
Pre Sessional Start IELTS 4.5
Offer Waive IELTS for International/English Program Student
Course Fees

*Class times

Monday – Friday
09:00 – 10:30 Morning lessons
10:30 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 12:30 Morning lessons
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 – 14:15 Afternoon lessons
14:15 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 15:15 Afternoon lessons

General English 30

This course includes all the English skills taught in General English 20, but you will be studying for longer hours to maximise your learning.

This intensive course is composed of morning and afternoon lessons. Your afternoon lessons will focus on developing your language skills further and work on areas of interest to you. The range of afternoon classes offered will change from time to time to reflect the composition of students in the class. Specific areas may include:

  • IELTS Preparation
  • Communication Skills
  • Grammar and Writing
  • Academic Writing Skills
  • Cambridge First Preparation
  • Cambridge Advanced Preparation

IELTS Preparation

If you are planning to go to university in the UK, the General English 30 course will help you improve your English before you begin your academic studies. You will practise your listening, reading, writing and speaking, and prepare for your IELTS examination.

The afternoon lessons will develop the academic skills required for the exam, and give you the opportunity to prepare for the IELTS exam with mock tests.

KEY FACTS
Tuition: 30 group lessons per week (22.5 hours)
Day/time*: Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 15:00
Levels: Beginner/Elementary*, Pre-intermediate to Advanced
Age: 16+
Start dates: Start any Monday
Course length: 2 weeks minimum
Class size: Minimum 3, maximum 15
Progress: Initial Assessment Test

Weekly Progress Test

End of Course Report and Certificate

*please check availability
Course Fees

Combination 20+10

If you would like to have a combination of group General English lessons and individual tuition, this course provides 20 group lessons per week plus 10 individual lessons. In your individual lessons you will be able to concentrate on your specific requirements, focusing on your unique languages needs.

KEY FACTS
Tuition: 20 group lessons per week (15 hours) PLUS 10 individual lessons per week (10 hours)
Day/time: Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 15:45
Levels: Beginner/Elementary*, Pre-intermediate to Advanced
Age: 16+
Start dates: Start any Monday
Course length: 2 weeks minimum
Class size: Minimum 3, maximum 15
Progress: Initial Assessment Test

Weekly Progress Test

End of Course Report and Certificate

*please check availability
Course Fees

Combination 30+5

This combination of group General English lessons and individual tuition provides 30 group lessons per week plus 5 individual lessons. In your individual lessons you will be able to concentrate on your specific requirements, focusing on your unique languages needs.

KEY FACTS
Tuition: 20 group lessons per week (15 hours) PLUS 10 individual lessons per week (10 hours)
Day/time: Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 15:45
Levels: Beginner/Elementary*, Pre-intermediate to Advanced
Age: 16+
Start dates: Start any Monday
Course length: 2 weeks minimum
Class size: Minimum 3, maximum 15
Progress: Initial Assessment Test

Weekly Progress Test

End of Course Report and Certificate

*please check availability
Course Fees

Combination 30+5

This combination of group General English lessons and individual tuition provides 30 group lessons per week plus 5 individual lessons. In your individual lessons you will be able to concentrate on your specific requirements, focusing on your unique languages needs.

KEY FACTS
Tuition: 20 group lessons per week (15 hours) PLUS 10 individual lessons per week (10 hours)
Day/time: Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 15:45
Levels: Beginner/Elementary*, Pre-intermediate to Advanced
Age: 16+
Start dates: Start any Monday
Course length: 2 weeks minimum
Class size: Minimum 3, maximum 15
Progress: Initial Assessment Test

Weekly Progress Test

End of Course Report and Certificate

*please check availability
Course Fees

Combination 30+5

This combination of group General English lessons and individual tuition provides 30 group lessons per week plus 5 individual lessons. In your individual lessons you will be able to concentrate on your specific requirements, focusing on your unique languages needs.

KEY FACTS
Tuition: 20 group lessons per week (15 hours) PLUS 10 individual lessons per week (10 hours)
Day/time: Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 15:45
Levels: Beginner/Elementary*, Pre-intermediate to Advanced
Age: 16+
Start dates: Start any Monday
Course length: 2 weeks minimum
Class size: Minimum 3, maximum 15
Progress: Initial Assessment Test

Weekly Progress Test

End of Course Report and Certificate

*please check availability
Course Fees

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