This content of each level is planned according to the Common European Framework for Languages (CEFRL) with the books that you use. Leeds Language College Ltd. students are encouraged to study at home and in the local libraries to help assist their learning at College. Every level in the General English course has emphasis on speaking English with confidence, reading, listening, and writing.

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Course Details

Beginner- CEFRL A1: You will learn the basic vocabulary you need to communicate in English and to share information; alphabet and numbers.

Elementary - CEFRL A1-A2: Students already have some basic grammar skills, you will learn new grammar and survival English, increase reading skills and vocabulary to offer advice. The course also looks at adjectives and adverbs, verb tenses and sentence structure.

Pre-Intermediate - CEFRL A2+: Students learn about verbs (regular, irregular, modal, tenses and other forms), nouns and pronouns, prepositions and determiners, adjectives and adverbs, simple reported speech and conditional sentences. Extra vocabulary for everyday English.
Intermediate - CEFRL B1: At this level students learn about future forms, passives (present and past tenses), question forms, directions, agreeing and disagreeing in English, listening and reading skill development and writing informal letters.

Upper Intermediate - CEFRL B2: This Course looks at complex verb patterns, formal letters and writing, interpreting specific texts, expressing opinions and giving details about yourself and your ambitions, talking about relationships, telephoning and giving interviews.

Advanced - CEFRL C1: At this level you consolidate and extend your knowledge in grammar. You develop speaking, reading, listening, and writing accuracy. The course involves gap fill, error correction, word formation, register transfer and text completion. Text structure and specific meaning whilst recognizing opinions and attitude. The course also covers spoken interviews, discussions and conversations.

Proficiency - CEFRL C2: You will learn and revise advanced grammar points, to make your English more natural. You will learn phrasal verbs and idioms and slang expressions. You will be able to differentiate between various levels of language formality. In writing skill you will learn to use specific writing skills, you will work on your oral fluency and extend your vocabulary to strike up conversations on many topics. Completely accurate in spoken and writing English.

This General English course is offered by Leeds Language College Ltd.

Programme Structure

Fees are aproximately £150-200 and may vary according to the duration of the course you choose.

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Living costs for Leeds

  • 637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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