English for Speakers of Other Languages

English: Cambridge Advanced Certificate




19:00 - 21:00


2 hours x 30 sessions

The aim of this course is to prepare you to take the Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) exam in June. This is a high-quality English language test for people who want to show they have an advanced level of English for study, work and life in an English-speaking environment. The test is targeted at CEFR level C1.
This is a 30 week course, 1 x 2hrs per week, covering 3 terms. Depending on availability of places and an appropriate level of English, students can join the course during terms 1 and 2 after the start date.
As a guide, by the end of the course you should be able to:
Express yourself with a high level of fluency
React appropriately in different cultural and social situations
Communicate effectively at managerial and professional level
Follow an academic course at university level
Participate with confidence in workplace meetings or academic tutorials and seminars
Carry out complex and challenging research.

ESOL: Entry 1 – Entry 3




12:30 - 14:30


2 hours x 20 sessions

This course is designed to help improve your reading, writing and speaking and listening skills to prepare you for a nationally recognised exam. Entry 3 and above is equivalent to B1 and above. This course will not prepare you for your Life in the UK test but does cover elements of citizenship and British values. The course will cover topics such as: Speaking to communicate in a range of contexts, reading and understanding everyday English, and writing using correct grammar and punctuation.