General English Courses

General English Courses in Glasgow

Our General English classes are ideal for anyone who wants to improve their all-round communication skills. With the coronavirus crisis, all classes are online and, just like our normal classes, focus on the practical needs of students and can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis.

We offer General English classes at six levels, from beginner to advanced.

Classes range from a minimum of one week to one year or more, giving you choice and flexibility.

 

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You will take a placement test before you start to determine which level you will be placed in. We run classes from beginner-level to advanced-level.

You will study a balanced mix of skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and systems (grammar, vocabulary, functions and pronunciation), with an emphasis on practical, everyday communication.

We carry out weekly tests to make sure that you are progressing and we do regular checks to see if you are meeting your goals. Our teachers work hard to make sure that you are being challenged and are that you are improving your own weak areas.

We make our lessons fun, interesting and useful. We give all students the chance to suggest lesson topics, classroom activities and areas of language to study, meaning that there is always something to gain from our classes.

General English 7.5 (available online)

This is a 7.5 hour per week course which runs Monday to Friday from 1.15pm  - 2.45pm. This course runs all year round. 

  • Course length, between 1 and 11 weeks = £75 per week
  • Course length, 12 weeks or more = £65 per week 

General English 15 (available online)

This is a 15-hour per week course which runs Monday to Friday from 9am - 12.15pm including a 15-minute break.

This course is also run on a Monday to Friday from 3pm - 6.15pm, including a 15-minute break, during our busy summer period. You may be required to attend lessons at this time in July and August, as our 9am classes are often fully booked.

  •   Course length, between 1 and 11 weeks = £135 per week
  •   Course length, 12 weeks or more = £125 per week 

General English Intensive (available online)

This is a 22.5 hour per week course which combines the General English 15 and General English 7.5 options listed above.

  • Course length, between 1 and 11 weeks = £190 per week
  • Course length, 12 weeks or more = £180 per week

 

 

Our General English courses run all year round and you can begin the course most Mondays as we operate a system of continuous enrolment. With the coronavirus having closed our school building, all our courses are online now, so you can start any Monday apart from during the two weeks over Christmas and the New Year.  We'll let you know once our government tells us it is safe to start 'normal' classes back in our school building. 

I have only been here for a few weeks, but I think it’s a very nice place and the teachers are good.
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Accreditations
Glasgow School of English is recognised by UKVI as a Tier 4 sponsor to bring students into the UK on Tier 4 General Student Visas under licence number 18EC8KTJ.