Course #1069
Course NameGeneral English 24 lessons per week course
Course TypeGeneral courses
Lessons per week24 lpw ( Standard )
Tuition TypeStandard group
Agefrom 15
CertificateCertificate on completion of the course
Included in the price
  • Study materials


24 lessons per week/20 hours per week
1 lesson = 50 minutes
15 students per class maximum 

This course includes:

- 18 Core classes per week. Core Class is an integrated skill class offered in 9 level of difficulty, it includes instruction in listening, speaking, reading and writing in a communicative style. Students also benefit from readers, Language Extension Days and the School's English Everywhere tools. (3 hours per day).

- 6 Academic Workshops per week. The School's lab-style workshop hours offear a range of academic options each week, including Pronunciation Clinics, Conversation Clubs, Homework Labs, Computer Labs and more. (1 hour per day).

This is the most popular program and it places an exceptional emphasis on speaking. Students practice speaking skills frequently in class, receiving regular guidance and correction from their instructor.

All students of this course enjoy these exceptional features:

  • Nine levels of study from low beginner to high advanced (9 levels).
  • Small class sizes of 15 or less, guaranteeing individual attention from your teacher.
  • Core Class emphasizing the four key language skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing.
  • Exclusive program with weekly Hot Sheets, involving your host family, activity guides and staff in your learning process. For each week of the curriculum, the School provides color-coded Hot Sheets with important words, structures and conversation starters to learn that week. You can keep the sheet with you during the week to remind yourself of the week’s lessons.
    Songs, movies and internet sites on the Hot Sheets give you ideas to take your English learning into new parts of your daily routine! Check out one of our suggested movies, or ask your homestay family some of our conversation starters.
  • Language Extension activities once per term, introducing students to new aspects of American life, the local community and seasonal events.
  • Class readers, specially chosen for each level, provide extensive, stimulating reading practice, and make you familiar with classic and contemprorary American books.
  • Weekly English Tests and individualized progress reports every four weeks.
  • Access to college computer facilities, libraries and labs.
  • Access to numerous free activities and specially priced excursions.
  • Certificate of Completion upon successful graduation from each level.
  • The School's partnership with Universal Placement Program provides free college and university placement for students who attend classes of 8 weeks or more.
  • The School's Academic Workshops provide students with individualized study to target your personal academic goals: pronunciation clinics, conversation clubs, homework assistance and more.
  • The unique English Everywhere tools guide you trough each week of your curriculum, with key vocabulary and idioms, conversation staters, and songs and movies from American Culture.

School & Location

FLS Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia

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Accommodation & Meals

Host family. Single room.
Host family. Twin room.
Residence. Shared room.
Tuition only.
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