General English GE-25
he 25 hour programmes cover all the areas included in the GE15 & GE20 courses PLUS they allow students to have an afternoon Elective Module (Conversation & Fluency, Examination Preparation or Business English) class twice a week from Monday – Thursday.
TIME: 09:00 – 10:45 COURSE FOCUS: Course Book
Module 1 – The first class tends to be book-work focused with emphasis on grammar, vocabulary and developing the four main skills – Speaking, Writing, Reading, and Listening.
TIME: 11:00 – 12:15 COURSE FOCUS: Course Book & Practice
Module 2 – Provides students with the opportunity to improve their confidence and enthusiasm through participation in free-practice activities, projects, task-based learning and cultural discussions.
TIME: 12:30 – 13:30 COURSE FOCUS: Skills and Language in Context
Module 3 – These lessons focus on specific language skill areas such as: pronunciation, functional language, writing skills, register, cultural context, learning strategies and more.
TIME: 14:15 – 16:45 COURSE FOCUS: Elective Modules
Module 4 – A choice of Elective Modules* are offered in the GE25 English course and these specialist programmes allow students to focus on key areas of English.
A) Exam Preparation: Students can prepare for major English exams including IELTS, Cambridge and TIE.
B) Conversation Classes: These classes develop students’ spoken fluency through debate, discussion and presentations.
C) Business English: Business classes help students engage with the fundamentals of effective English business communication.
*Choice of Elective may depend on availability