English for Professionals

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If your English language requirements are more specialised, we offer English for Specific Purposes (ESP) courses, which can help you to develop in a specific area of work or study. These courses are designed to meet your individual needs and are focused on language specific to your discipline. Class activities are based around problems and situations which you will have to deal with in your professional life. Our professional courses include English for Medical Professionals; Technical English; Scientific English; English for Waiters; English for Tourism; and English for Art Purposes. They are designed to give you the skills, experience and confidence you need to succeed.

These courses incorporate coursebook lessons with material from a wide-range of authentic sources including online journals, podcasts, and newspapers.

Our professional courses can be provided on a one-to-one or small groups basis.

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COURSE DETAILS

minimum English level: B1 Intermediate


minimum age: 18


average age: 25


maximum class size: 6 students


course length: 4 - 12 weeks


hours per day: 4


cost: £395 per week


lessons per week: 5


hours per week: 20


lesson days: Mon - Fri


start dates: for next available start date please contact us directly


 

WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?

English for Professionals is suitable for language learners at intermediate level and above who want to improve their English in a specific field of work or study.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

meet your specific needs
improve your general communication skills in your area of expertise
develop your skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking) for use within your specific field
improve your speaking fluency for meetings, presentations and negotiations
increase your knowledge of grammar for use within your specific field
widen your English vocabulary within your specific field
give you more confidence to deal with professional situations

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DURING THE COURSE YOU WILL

complete a needs analysis
have one-to-one tutorials with your teacher to assess your progress and set new learning targets
take part in pair work, group work and discussions
take part in role-plays based on situations related to your profession
learn new vocabulary related to your profession every lesson
listen to and practise authentic English
read material from authentic sources (journals, newspapers, magazines)
have regular homework assignments
learn practical techniques for self-study