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Cambridge English First (FCE), English Course

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    Application Deadline
  • 91 days
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The Cambridge English First (FCE) course from St Giles International begins with a placement test and orientation, during which students are introduced to the FCE exam and to their student peers.

The Cambridge English: First (FCE) course includes the following lessons:

  • Vocabulary lessons such as ‘Entertainment Vocabulary’ and ‘Adjectives of Feeling
  • Listening lessons such as ‘Sentence Completion’ and ‘Interview Strategies’
  • Speaking lessons such as ‘Comparing’ and ‘Language for Agreeing and Disagreeing’
  • Grammar lessons such as ‘Time Expressions’
  • Writing lessons such as ‘Informal Emails’ and ‘Editing for Register’
  • Skill integration lessons such as a ‘Speaking Skills’ that combines vocabulary from the reading, grammar and vocabulary lessons

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 91 days
    • Duration description

      6 - 13 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to the test and getting to know new classmates
  • Speaking Lesson: Introduction to Parts 
  • Listening Lesson: Sentence Completion
  • Grammar Lesson: Time Expressions
  • Use of English Practice Test
  • Reading Skills Lesson: Multiple Matching
  • Grammar Lesson:  Present Perfect and Simple Continuous 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    351 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 351 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 91 days.
  • National

    351 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 351 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 91 days.
  • £351 - 4 -7 weeks
  • £332 - 8-11 weeks
  • £311 - 12+ weeks

Living costs

  • London, United Kingdom

    1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Brighton, United Kingdom

    815 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • New York City, United States

    1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs
  • San Francisco, United States

    2206 - 4120 USD/month
    Living Costs
  • Eastbourne, United Kingdom

    550 - 1000 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Vancouver, Canada

    1590 - 2690 CAD/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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