Intensive English Courses
Intensive English courses are the fastest way to improve your English. Become fluent quickly and take advantage of skills lessons to personalize your course and give you even more language skills. If you want to learn English quickly and effectively, take an Intensive English course!
What are Intensive English Courses?
Intensive English Courses focus on the four most important aspects of language learning – reading, writing, listening and speaking. These courses offer more lessons than our General English courses, and allow you to focus on skills that you want to improve.
Learn to communicate quickly and effectively on an Intensive English course. You will also learn grammar and vocabulary that will be useful in every day English. We offer skills courses that cover topics from Current Affairs to English for Business.
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Location: All schools in USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Malta
Start Dates: Every Monday
Course Length: 2 Weeks +
Minimum Age: 16
Requirements: Elementary to Advanced English
Class Size: 10–15
Lessons per Week: 20 General English (15 hours), 8 Specific Skills (6 hours) + 7 K+ tools/K+ clubs (5.25 hours)
Timetable: All courses are Monday-Friday, with morning and afternoon classes only (with the exception of Perth and Sydney Manly – Intensive English evening classes are offered as an option). (General timetable below)
45 minute lessons for a minimum of 2 weeks.
20 Lessons of General English:
Focus on the four main aspects of language: reading, writing, listening and speaking. These courses offer a semi-intensive English education that will help you learn quickly and effectively.
8 Lessons of Specific Skills:
Options differ according to your school, but some of our popular options include Vocabulary, Local Culture and Film Studies.
7 Sessions of K+ tools/K+ clubs:
Take advantage of resources and activities such as language exercises, course books, online and offline materials, study clubs and project work, all specifically prepared to complement your in-class English lessons.
At the end of the course, receive a Kaplan International Colleges Certificate of Achievement documenting your language level and attendance.