General English

Improve all your English language skills – speaking, listening, reading and writing. Start when you want to and study for a few weeks, a few months or a whole year. Course includes 15 hours of tuition per week plus optional afternoon programme. We encourage students to participate in the afternoon activities, as one of the biggest advantages of studying an English language course in the UK is the opportunity to practice conversational English every day with those around you.


Content:  This course focuses on real communication. Learn to speak and write more fluently. Develop your reading and listening skills. Improve your grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Discover better learning strategies.


Tuition:  20 lessons (15 hours per week)


Min age:  16


Levels: Elementary – Advanced (We do not take complete beginners unless in a group of beginners or taught 1-2-1.)


Max class size:  12


Duration:  2 weeks -11 Months


Start Date:
You can join a course on any Monday but you may prefer to start at the beginning of a course:
beginning: 6 April, 23 June, 31 August, 25 October 2021; 3 January, 28 February, 25 April, 20 June, 30 August, 24 October 2022


Tuition Fees

2021

Standard: 6 April – 11 June and 31 August – 29 October
Peak: 14 June – 27 August
Winter: 1 November 2021 – 25 March 2022***
Closed: 12 December 2021 – 3 January 2022

Weeks Cost per week
Standard Peak Winter
1 – 11 £220 £255 £150
12 + £195 £230 £150
16 & 17 year-olds £250* £295** £180*

 

*Fee includes: 15 hours General English tuition; Celc Social Club membership; all activities, including one half-day excursion per week
**As above, PLUS one full-day excursion per week
***Winter fees for 2022 (Jan-Mar) may be a little more than 2021 (Nov & Dec)


Fees Include:

  • Tuition
  • Optional afternoon programme of activities – sport, cultural, film, discussion
  • Use of self-study facilities
  • Welcome pack with maps and handbook
  • Placement test
  • Leavers certificate
  • Free access to email, internet and WI-FI

Notes:

  • Add registration fee £90
  • The cost of the first set of course books is included in the enrolment fee. Students studying on long courses will have the cost of additional course books added to their initial invoice. The cost is approximately £55 every eight weeks.
  • During the busiest part of the summer your classes may be taught from a building other than Bridge House
  • The school is closed on the following dates:
  • UK public holidays:
    2 April, 5 April, 3 May, 31 May, 30 August 2021
    Christmas break:
    12 December 2021 – 3 January 2022