Vacation English Course

Learn English and Sightsee

Kaplan's certified Vacation English courses are designed to improve your communication skills and give you more professional and academic options, with time to sightsee and explore.

  • 15 hours of study per week with a semi-intensive focus on listening, speaking, writing and reading.
  • Start any Monday and study for as many weeks as you need.
  • This course is available in more than 45 locations in 6 countries.

How can a Vacation English course help me?

Vacation English courses focus on giving you the communication skills you need to sightsee and discover a new English speaking location. Learn the grammar and vocabulary you need to feel comfortable while traveling.

Take lessons for 3 hours per day, 5 times per week. All of our schools offer an extensive activities program to allow you to enjoy your time abroad, or choose to explore on your own. 

This course is ideal if you want plenty of time off from your studies to enjoy your time away from home. Courses start every Monday in most of our locations worldwide, and we accept students at any level of English proficiency.

Course Facts: Vacation English

  • Start Dates: Any Monday, year-round
  • Course Length: 2 Weeks +
  • Ideal for: Those with Elementary to advanced English levels. Learn more about Kaplan's English levels
  • Teaching Method: The K+ learning system has been developed by a team of experts to meet the needs of Kaplan students. Learn more about K+.
  • Course Timetable: Monday-Friday with morning and afternoon classes only, with the exception of Perth and Sydney Manly where evening classes are offered as an option. See a typical timetable.
  • Class Size: 10-15 students
  • Minimum age: 16

Course Structure

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.


At the end of the course, receive a Kaplan International Colleges Certificate of Achievement documenting your language level and attendance.

How Can We Help?
Our Student Advisors will help you choose the right course to suit your academic and professional goals.

We'll also help you with your:
  • Accommodation
  • Visa information
  • Travel arrangements

Please contact a student advisor, or call:

+44 (0)20 7045 5000

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