Study English

We offer a wide range of English courses at different levels for both UK and International students:

  • General English support and ESOL qualifications
  • Help and preparation for IELTS (International English Testing System)
  • Preparation courses for the Trinity SELT (Secure English Language Test)
  • General English courses and/or revision with progression on to postgraduate courses

We aim to improve all areas of one's English, including: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing - in order to equip you with the skills you need for work, education and everyday life.

  • Study English on weekdays, afternoons and evenings.
  • Study full-time or part-time.
  • Small classes for a more personalised study experience and quicker & better results
  • Professional and highly qualified teachers
  • Available facilities to optimise your learning experience, such as our study room and IT lab.

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English Courses

The focus of the General English course is on practical communication for a variety of everyday conversations in English, this is to help you improve your vocabulary, develop fluency and build confidence.

This course is suitable for learners who have either completed the beginner course, or can say or understand a few things in English. For example, can understand sentences and frequently use expressions, communicate in simple and routine tasks within a direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters, as well as describing in simple terms aspects of his/her background.

This course is suitable for learners who have completed the elementary course or can communicate in some form of simple English. This course will allow students to express themselves using more sophisticated vocabulary and begin to utilise more complex language. Confidence will be increased as the learner begins to communicate with more accuracy.

This course is suitable for learners who have completed the elementary course or can communicate in some form of simple English. This course will allow students to express themselves using more sophisticated vocabulary and begin to utilise more complex language. Confidence will be increased as the learner begins to communicate with more accuracy.

This course is suitable for learners who have achieved intermediate level and wish to progress to upper intermediate level. There will be opportunities for First Certificate examination preparation. This course will allow students to understand the main ideas of complex texts on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialisation. They will be able to interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers possible without strain for either party. You will be able to produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.

This course is suitable for learners who have completed an elementary course or can communicate in some form of simple English. This course will allow students to express themselves using more sophisticated vocabulary and begin to utilise more complex language. Confidence will be increased as the learner begins to communicate with more accuracy.

This course is suitable for learners who have a good level of English and wish to undertake university courses in the UK, or wanting to apply for employment in the professional sector
(Nursing, Engineering, Teaching, IT) requiring band 6 and above.

We will help you understand the main ideas of complex texts on both concrete and abstract topics, including;

  • Technical discussions in your field of specialisation
  • Interaction with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers
  • Produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects
  • Explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options

Each day concentrates on aspects of the 4 subjects skills found within the IELTS exams: Reading, writing, listening and speaking. You may attend all, or specific days, depending on your needs, so for example, if you are weaker in reading, you may wish to attend a class on that subject skill.

 

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The course will focus on all the four communicative skills– Speaking, Listening Reading and Writing.

There will be mock tests and exam practice.

Techniques and tips to help you pass successfully.

Regular feedback on areas of improvement given from your tutor.

Pre-sessional English courses prepare students for main courses of study in the UK. The contents of a pre-sessional course are not fixed but will normally include majority of English Language lessons with taster classes, study preparation and educational tips.

A pre-sessional course can provide any level of the English language and the academic level of pre-sessional courses is dependent on the level being studied (CEFR B1-C2).

We are pleased to offer preparation courses for the Trinity Secure English Language Test (SELT) Exams.

Trinity’s Integrated Skills in English (ISE) is a contemporary four skills qualification intended for young people and adults typically at school, college or university. It is also suitable for teachers and other adults who require a respected English language qualification.

ISE assesses students’ ability to interact in English in an authentic and meaningful way through the use of integrated reading and writing tasks as well as integrated speaking and listening tasks. Preparing for ISE builds real-life transferable English skills required for academic study and employability. It is available in five levels from A2 to C2 on the Common European Framework (CEFR), offering a level for every learner.

Preparation for GCSEs supports people wishing to develop their proficiency in the English language- for personal goals, study, travel, employment, settlement or for visa application purposes. It will prepare students for exams and achieving their GCSE qualifications. Focusing on the development of communicative skills and building confidence among candidates.