30+ English

For adults of 30 years and over who want to achieve fluency and accuracy in everyday English, available in summer. With lessons designed for mature learners, you will develop your language skills by learning and practising language in real life situations, with a focus on listening and speaking. Business English option on Intensive courses.

  • Learn English for everyday life – travelling, emails, social media and much more.
  • Practise language using real life Everyday situations.
  • Study with more mature students.
  • Choose our intensive course for rapid progress.
  • Choose our Business English option in the summer.

Intensive Courses are eligible for the Bildungsurlaub in many German states.

Programme Name
Lessons per weekThe number of lessons included per week.
Language Development Focus on building spoken fluency and accuracy.
- Increase your knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and colloquial phrases with speaking and pronunciation practice.
- Conversation classes encourage active use of spoken English.
Language Skills Expand the depth and range of your skills in all four skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing. Classes may include preparation for optional activities after class.
Language for You! Focus on international communication in English.
- Practise speaking and vocabulary with conversation and role-plays.
- Topics of interest are chosen for research, discussion, debate and task-based learning.
FK Lunch Club A light lunch with an English speaker and a group of students, once every 2 weeks, providing an opportunity for conversation and to make friends. The school pays for the lunch, taken in local cafes, restaurants or at the school.
Business English Focus on English as an international language at work.
- Business English vocabulary - globalisation, brands, advertising, innovation, travel.
- Business writing – orders, complaints, enquiries, notices, reports.
- “Survival skills” for English in the workplace – telephoning, meeting people, participating in meetings, making presentations.
IELTS Choose IELTS and improve your language and skills for examination success.
- Experienced examination preparation course teachers.
- Increase your confidence in using the language and all parts of the examination.
- Activate and improve your grammar and vocabulary in topic-based tasks and exercises.
- Regular practice tests help you develop strategies for a higher score.
Price P/W (from)
 
30+ General English Morning
20
£352
30+ Intensive General English
30
£438
30+ Intensive with Business English
30
£438

Programme Descriptions

30+ General English Morning GE20+

For mature adults who want to achieve fluency and accuracy in everyday English. Develop the four language skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing - by learning and practising language in real life situations, with a focus on listening and speaking.

  • Intensity
  • 16h 40m per week
  • 09:00 - 12:50
    Monday to Friday
20 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.
Language Development Focus on building spoken fluency and accuracy.
- Increase your knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and colloquial phrases with speaking and pronunciation practice.
- Conversation classes encourage active use of spoken English.
Language Skills Expand the depth and range of your skills in all four skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing. Classes may include preparation for optional activities after class.
Language for You! Focus on international communication in English.
- Practise speaking and vocabulary with conversation and role-plays.
- Topics of interest are chosen for research, discussion, debate and task-based learning.
FK Lunch Club A light lunch with an English speaker and a group of students, once every 2 weeks, providing an opportunity for conversation and to make friends. The school pays for the lunch, taken in local cafes, restaurants or at the school.
Business English Focus on English as an international language at work.
- Business English vocabulary - globalisation, brands, advertising, innovation, travel.
- Business writing – orders, complaints, enquiries, notices, reports.
- “Survival skills” for English in the workplace – telephoning, meeting people, participating in meetings, making presentations.
IELTS Choose IELTS and improve your language and skills for examination success.
- Experienced examination preparation course teachers.
- Increase your confidence in using the language and all parts of the examination.
- Activate and improve your grammar and vocabulary in topic-based tasks and exercises.
- Regular practice tests help you develop strategies for a higher score.

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 12:50 Language Development / Language Skills

Prices

  • £414 1-3 Weeks
  • £373 4-11 Weeks
  • £352 12 Weeks
Prices are per week. Registration fee: £100.

Information

  • Available: 1-12 Weeks
  • Levels: A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Minimum Age: 30
  • Maximum class size: 14 students
  • Each lesson is 50 minutes

More Information

Starts: Summer only. Every Monday between June 10 - August 30 2024, 1-12 weeks.

Timetable:
Monday to Friday: 4 x 50m lessons 09:00 - 12:50
Timetable includes break time.

The school will be closed on public holidays in 2024: August 26.
When Monday is a public holiday, classes start on the following Tuesday.

Course fees include:
- placement test and assessment
- welcome pack
- study guide
- activity programme
- school certificate


30+ Intensive General English GE30+

This more intensive programme brings extra focus on taking part in communicative activities. Build vocabulary and your ability to operate in real life situations. Focus on international communication in English. Practise speaking and vocabulary with conversation and role-plays. Topics of interest are chosen for research, discussion, debate and task-based learning.

  • Intensity
  • 25h per week
  • 09:00 - 15:30
    Monday to Friday 09:00 - 15:30. FK Lunch Club one day every 2 weeks.
30 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.
Language Development Focus on building spoken fluency and accuracy.
- Increase your knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and colloquial phrases with speaking and pronunciation practice.
- Conversation classes encourage active use of spoken English.
Language Skills Expand the depth and range of your skills in all four skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing. Classes may include preparation for optional activities after class.
Language for You! Focus on international communication in English.
- Practise speaking and vocabulary with conversation and role-plays.
- Topics of interest are chosen for research, discussion, debate and task-based learning.
FK Lunch Club A light lunch with an English speaker and a group of students, once every 2 weeks, providing an opportunity for conversation and to make friends. The school pays for the lunch, taken in local cafes, restaurants or at the school.
Business English Focus on English as an international language at work.
- Business English vocabulary - globalisation, brands, advertising, innovation, travel.
- Business writing – orders, complaints, enquiries, notices, reports.
- “Survival skills” for English in the workplace – telephoning, meeting people, participating in meetings, making presentations.
IELTS Choose IELTS and improve your language and skills for examination success.
- Experienced examination preparation course teachers.
- Increase your confidence in using the language and all parts of the examination.
- Activate and improve your grammar and vocabulary in topic-based tasks and exercises.
- Regular practice tests help you develop strategies for a higher score.

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 12:50 Language Development / Language Skills
  • 12:50 - 13:45 Lunch Break
  • 13:45 - 15:30 Language for You!

Prices

  • £515 1-3 Weeks
  • £464 4-11 Weeks
  • £438 12 Weeks
Prices are per week. Registration fee: £100.

Information

  • Available: 1-24 Weeks
  • Levels: A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Minimum Age: 30 for morning classes. Mixed adult ages in afternoon classes.
  • Maximum class size: 14 students
  • Each lesson is 50 minutes

More Information

Starts: Summer only. Every Monday between June 10 - August 30 2024, 1-12 weeks.

Timetable:
Monday to Friday: 4 x 50m lessons 09:00 - 12:50
Monday to Friday: 2 x 50m lessons 13:45-15:30
Timetable includes break time

The school will be closed on public holidays in 2024: August 26.
When Monday is a public holiday, classes start on the following Tuesday.

Course fees include:
- placement test and assessment
- welcome pack
- study guide
- activity programme
- school certificate
- lunch club one day every 2 weeks


30+ Intensive with Business English IBE+

This intensive programme includes language to use English as an international language at work, including business vocabulary, business writing and survival skills for English in the workplace.

  • Intensity
  • 25h per week
  • 09:00 - 15:30
    Monday to Friday 09:00 - 15:30. FK Lunch Club one day every 2 weeks.
30 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.
Language Development Focus on building spoken fluency and accuracy.
- Increase your knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and colloquial phrases with speaking and pronunciation practice.
- Conversation classes encourage active use of spoken English.
Language Skills Expand the depth and range of your skills in all four skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing. Classes may include preparation for optional activities after class.
Language for You! Focus on international communication in English.
- Practise speaking and vocabulary with conversation and role-plays.
- Topics of interest are chosen for research, discussion, debate and task-based learning.
FK Lunch Club A light lunch with an English speaker and a group of students, once every 2 weeks, providing an opportunity for conversation and to make friends. The school pays for the lunch, taken in local cafes, restaurants or at the school.
Business English Focus on English as an international language at work.
- Business English vocabulary - globalisation, brands, advertising, innovation, travel.
- Business writing – orders, complaints, enquiries, notices, reports.
- “Survival skills” for English in the workplace – telephoning, meeting people, participating in meetings, making presentations.
IELTS Choose IELTS and improve your language and skills for examination success.
- Experienced examination preparation course teachers.
- Increase your confidence in using the language and all parts of the examination.
- Activate and improve your grammar and vocabulary in topic-based tasks and exercises.
- Regular practice tests help you develop strategies for a higher score.

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 12:50 Language Development / Language Skills
  • 12:50 - 13:45 Lunch Break
  • 13:45 - 15:30 Business English

Prices

  • £515 1-3 Weeks
  • £464 4-11 Weeks
  • £438 12 Weeks
Prices are per week. Registration fee: £100.

Information

  • Available: 1-12 Weeks
  • Levels: B1, B2, C1
  • Minimum Age: 30 for morning classes. Mixed adult ages in afternoon classes.
  • Maximum class size: 14 students
  • Each lesson is 50 minutes

More Information

Starts: Summer only. Every Monday between June 10 - August 30 2024, 1-12 weeks.

Timetable:
Monday to Friday: 4 x 50m lessons 09:00 - 12:50
Monday to Friday: 2 x 50m lessons 13:45-15:30
Timetable includes break time

The school will be closed on public holidays in 2024: August 26.
When Monday is a public holiday, classes start on the following Tuesday.

Course fees include:
- placement test and assessment
- welcome pack
- study guide
- activity programme
- school certificate
- lunch club one day every 2 weeks


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