Course #2007
Course NameAcademic English
Course TypeUniversity Preparation
Lessons per week25 lpw ( Intensive )
Tuition TypeStandard group
Agefrom 16
CertificateCertificate on completion of the course
Entry Requirements
Required CertificateComment
Minimum level of English: Elementary


22.5 hours English class + 2.5 hours self-study
2 weeks+
12 students per class maximum
Timetable: Monday to Friday
Mornings (9.00am to 2.30pm) OR Afternoons (1.00pm to 6.00pm)
Placement test on your first day
Student feedback sessions
Advice on future study in the UK and English exams
Fun and varied social programme (entry fees to activities are extra)
Free Internet and wi-fi
Live Language Certificate of Attendance, showing final level and study dates
Course book and supplementary materials
IELTS exam practice

The course is designed for students who are preparing for study in UK universities at undergraduate or postgraduate level.
The Academic English course has 3 components:

1. General English (15 hours per week)
Focuses on developing your language for everyday purposes Each lesson will allow students to practise and improve their speaking, listening, writing and reading skills Grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation are also developed


2. Academic Skills/IELTS Preparation (7.5 hours per week)
Academic-focused extension Basis for further study at a British institution of higher learning Practise common study tasks such as presentations, essay writing and note-taking


3. Self-study (2.5 hours per week)
Is a series of independent learning tasks with support from your teachers It is designed to bridge the gap between language study and undergraduate or postgraduate study Our library and study centre are available to support you for this element of your course


Students will be allocated to a morning or afternoon class on arrival depending on their level and availability of spaces.


School & Location

Live Language

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Accommodation & Meals

Host family. Single room. (Twin/Double rooms are also available on request for 2 students travelling together.)
Residence. Single room with private bathroom.   (6/29/2014 7:00 AM-9/1/2014 7:00 AM)
Residence. Twin room / Double room / Family room. All rooms with private bathroom.   (6/29/2014 7:00 AM-9/1/2014 7:00 AM)
Student Apartments. Student House Kelvingrove. Single room. Minimum stay of 4 weeks.
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