Intensive English

Hrs per week:
15 (All Year Round)

Beginner to Advanced


To Register:

Course Overview

This course is for students who want to rapidly advance their English language skills. The course allows students to improve their reading, writing, listening and speaking skills and to develop their vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation. An excellent course for students who are keen to consolidate and further develop their language skills quickly.

Course Aims

  • Improve language skills in the four key areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening
  • Develop vocabulary
  • Improve pronunciation and fluency
  • Consolidate and extend key grammar areas
  • Undertake independent study and develop language study skills
  • Increase knowledge of British and Irish life and culture

Course Content

The Intensive English course includes a variety of activities to help students to progress as much as possible.

Writing: improving writing skills in order to produce well- structured, coherent and accurate pieces of writing. Reading: developing strategies for understanding a variety of texts.

Listening: understanding spoken English in a variety of contexts.

Speaking: conversations, discussions and oral presentations – developing and improving oral fluency and accuracy.

Pronunciation: students will be encouraged to improve their pronunciation throughout the course.

Grammar: reviewing, extending and practicing key points of grammar and usage.

Course Details

Lessons: per week 20 hours

Available: All year round

Duration: Minimum 1 week – No maximum

Levels: All levels from beginners to advanced

Times of Classes: 9:30-1:30 OR 12:30-1:30/2:00-5:00

Non-Teaching Dates: The North-West Academy is open for the majority of public holidays. We will always endeavour to accommodate groups, whatever the time of year, and any loss of teaching hours will be compensated. Minimum Enrolment Age: 16+

Maximum Class Size: 15 (average 5-10)