Course

Course #1759
Course NameRegular course 20 lessons per week
LanguageEnglish
Course TypeGeneral courses
Lessons per week20 lpw ( Standard )
Tuition TypeStandard group
Agefrom 16
CertificateCertificate on completion of the course

Description

20 lessons/week
Monday to Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
1 lesson = 50 minutes

The students can choose courses from Communication, Business English, Humanities or Academic Preparation Sections. Time per class for all the courses is 1h 40 min (2 lessons).

Communication courses
Improve your communication skills through dynamic group activities focusing mainly on speaking and listening. Interact with your classmates in different social circumstances; both real and role-played situations.
•    Build your vocabulary
•    Improve your listening skills
•    Increase your accuracy
•    Learn idioms & current expressions
•    Practice speaking in a range of situations
Courses also include elements of reading and writing.

These popular 1h40min classes provide an intensive language immersion and an excellent opportunity to improve your speaking skills quickly. ILSC’s unique educational approach actively involves students in the learning process. Classroom activities are designed to match students’ interests.

Communication courses include the following:

  • Assertiveness
  • Communication
  • Conversation
  • Debating in English
  • Discussion Circle
  • Listening
  • Listening for Professionals
  • Pronunciation
  • Public Speaking
  • Vocabulary

Humanities
Humanities courses help you master the language of self-expression and human behavior. Dynamic classroom environments invite you to explore and debate global social issues. Performing and visual arts classes deepen the language learning experience as you express yourself through artistic design, creative writing, drama and film.
Humanities courses include:

  • Creative English – Storytelling
  • Creative English – Writing to Speaking
  • English Through San Francisco
  • English Through Yoga
  • Global Social Issues
  • International Current Events
  • People & Places Through Time
  • Social Media Writing

Academic Preparation
The focus is on developing your reading and writing skills and improving your use of grammar for academic success. The program is especially advised if you wish to pursue academic studies in North America or abroad.

  • Academic Preparation
  • Academic Speaking & Listening
  • Academic Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Reading
  • University Preparation
  • Writing

Business English
ILSC offers a variety of business English courses to help students reach their future career goals. Students develop their English language skills while exploring interesting business environments from international business to human resources. Previous business experience is not a prerequisite.
These popular 1h40min classes provide an intensive language immersion and an excellent opportunity to improve your speaking skills quickly. ILSC’s unique educational approach actively involves students in the learning process. Classroom activities are designed to match students’ interests.

  • Advertising Media
  • Business Culture
  • Business English
  • Business Interview Skills
  • Business Management & Human Resources
  • Business Presentation Skills
  • Business Writing
  • English for the Workplace
  • International Business Practices Level I
  • International Business Practices Level II - Import & Export
  • Marketing

For more information about the courses´ description and levels available please follow the link.

Note: Not all courses are offered each session; availability depends on enrolment and student demand.
In some courses, students at multiple language levels are combined. This enables them to draw on the strengths and skills of others and advance through mentoring their peers.

Reminder for Visitor Status Students: As a visitor/tourist, your total weekly study hours must be less than 18 hours per week and your studies must not be the primary reason for your stay in the U.S.A.

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School & Location

ILSC San Francisco

The School is situated in the Financial District of San Fran...
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Accommodation & Meals

Host family. For adult students. Single room
Host family. For students of 16-17 y.o. Single room.
Tuition only.
Prices
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