English intensive courses

 English intensive Course

  • Monday until Friday
  • 15 lessons a week from 09:00 – 12:00
  • Length: 4 / 6 / 8 weeks
  • Participants: 4- 10
  • Levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Price: € 498,- / 4 weeks | € 778,- / 6 weeks | € 998 / 8 weeks
  • Registration fee: € 15,- registration fee (payable once)

 

Course dates 2014/2015

All our course programs are based on the “European Framework of Reference for Language Learning and Teaching“. It was designed to provide a transparent, coherent and comprehensive basis for the elaboration of language syllabuses and curriculum guidelines, the design of teaching and learning materials, and the assessment of foreign language proficiency. It is used in Europe but also in other continents and is now available in 38 languages.

Level A1+ Basic speaker Breakthrough

After attending this course, you can…

… understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type. Can introduce him/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Level A2 Basic Speaker Waystage

After attending this course, you can…

… understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment). Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters. Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Level  B1 Independet Speaker Threshold

After attending this course, you can…

… understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. Can deal with most situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken. Can produce simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest. Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes & ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.

Level B2 Independent Speaker Vantage

After attending this course, you can…

… understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialisation. Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. Can 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.

Why should I attend this course?

English has become the international language around the world. You might be able to get better employment and make more friends if you learn to speak fluently.

What can you expect on this course?

The aim of this English course is to focus on the professionals skills you need for international business communication.

This course may cover these topics:

  • Telephone English
  • The language of business meetings
  • Making presentations
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Conducting negotiations
  • Writing professional reports, emails and letters

Through intensive practice in speaking, listening, reading and writing, you will have gained the means to express yourself effectively in English. So in future, whether you want to write a report or give a presentation, you can do so with fluency, accuracy and confidence.

On your course you will meet other business English students from different nationalities. This is a great chance for you to learn about foreign business cultures.

You may combine your Business English Group with the benefit of taking Business English One-to-One lessons. Private lessons give you 100% access to a qualified English teacher!