English Combination

A combination of small group classes

Individual lessons with your own teacher

Focus on what you want to achieve

Great exams or career development

Key Facts: English Combination – classes and private lessons

Age: 17+
Level: From elementary (CEF A1) to advanced (CEF C2)
Start dates: 14 June, 21 June, 5 July, 19 July, 26 July, 2 August and 16 August 2020
Course length: 2, 3, 4 or more weeks  
Class size: Maximum 12 students
Lessons (hours): 24 (22) Monday to Friday
Lesson type: 15 lessons in group, 5 one-to-one  and 4 teacher guided self study sessions
Fees: From £828 per week
Fees include: Tuition, accommodation, lunch, travel insurance, activities, sports and 1 excursion per week
Accommodation: college residence or homestay 
Timetable: English Combination sample timetable
Optional extras: Additional Excursions/Activities – £5 – £30
  Airport transfers from £120 – Depending on pick-up location
  Courier charges for visa support documents –  £25
  Exam entry for IELTS/Cambridge suite £180 – £210
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Terms and Conditions


English Combination course structure

The programme consists of 20 lessons per week which include:

Group classes: develop your grammar and vocabulary, as well as your fluency and accuracy in English. Lessons incorporate the four key skills reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Private 1-to-1 lessons: focus on your personal language needs to help you make the maximum progress in the shortest possible time. Our 1-to-1 lessons with a personal language tutor allow you to focus directly on your language development to develop skills, build confidence and improve fluency. 

1. Professional language — for business, finance, education, medicine and law:

  • Interpersonal skills: develop language strategies for presentations and negotiations
  • Cross-cultural awareness: develop knowledge of cultural sensitivities to help you integrate into life in the UK
  • Academic writing skills: practise drafting articles for professional journals

2. Academic language — for students, undergraduates and post-graduates:

  • Academic critical writing: improve your note-taking, report writing skills and linguistic ability for essay writing
  • Communication skills: develop your presentation skills for seminars
  • SATs: enhance academic reasoning

3. Personal language — for confidence, examinations, travel and leisure:

  • Voice training: improve your projection, stress and intonation as well as reduce accents
  • Language progress in the 4 key areas: develop language skills to align levels of reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Preparation for IELTS or Cambridge exams: including tips and exam practise


Summer courses start dates and prices

Start dates and prices 2020

Contact us

If you have any questions about our courses, please get in touch.

Tom Whitehouse
Sales Coordinator
+44 1865 517383
Manuela Williams
Admissions Registrar
+44 1865 517706


Combine group English Language learning with 1-to-1 tuition

Develop your English language accuracy and fluency for a specific focus

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