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General English, English Course

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
General English courses are for adults who want to work in a small group with a maximum of 5 students to improve speaking and listening ability in English for work, travel or fun. This General English course is offered by ECS Scotland.
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A small group with only 5 students or less means you can practise English conversation naturally and participate fully in every activity. Small groups give you more teacher time as well as more confidence and opportunity to speak in English. This General English course is offered by ECS Scotland.

What to expect:

  • discuss a wide range of topics relevant to contemporary life and society
  • develop your general English vocabulary so you can express yourself precisely and confidently in a variety of situations
  • listen to and watch different types of media
  • read various articles so you can extend your knowledge of Scottish and British culture
  • review common grammar problems and extend grammar knowledge
  • improve pronunciation and spoken fluency

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course profile:

  • 15 or 20 hours per week General English in a small group with a maximum of 5 students
  • One afternoon excursion per week to a place of cultural interest = 3 extra hours of spoken English and listening practice
  • From beginner to advanced level (A1 – C1)
  • Starts every Monday
  • Minimum age 18
  • Average age of group 25 – 55+ years

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

For more information, please visit the programme's website.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Edinburgh

  • 725 - 1170 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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