GENERAL ENGLISH COURSES
General English Course
This course is designed for students who want to improve their overall level of English to communicate more fluently in any situation.
Skills covered in this class are speaking, listening, reading and writing enabling you to improve your comprehenstion and communicate with confidence.
We use a wide range of traditional classroom - based teaching techniques.
Class size between 3 and 16 persons
Courses run Monday to Friday - join the classes when it suits your life and work schedule, we are here for you all year around (* closed for two weeks at Christmas)
Choose the format that suits you and your needs - we have the perfect solution for you: a choice of General English Course of 20 lessons per week, General Intensive English Course of 29 lessons per week, and additional one to one lessons in discounted packages of 5 or 10 (on their own or as an extra and in combination with any of our courses).
Part time, full time - for part time we recommend 2 mornings per week as a minimum (*part time option is not available during the summer).
Easy integration into your surroundings - a warm and informative welcome and induction given by a member of staff while you wait for your test to be corrected. We want you to feel comfortable from the very first moment you join us.
International classes - practice your English, communicate, interact and discuss topics with other students from different parts of the world.
Regular progress check and one to one consultation with your teacher - we are here to help you achieve your academic goals and ensure you are happy with the direction of your studies
Homework and self-study guidance - in the true sense of 'practice makes perfect' your teacher will ensure that you have the tools to fully comprehend what you learnt (*should you choose to)
All course material is provided - to ensure that we meet your learning goals we have a wide range of the most up to date material available and provide you with everything that you need. Our teachers use a mix of different formats and methods to ensure your learning style is catered for. Extra material is always available on request.
Suitable for all levels of English
Opportunities to practice - learning comes naturally in an environment where you are surrounded by constant situations inspiring communication in English, from your communication with your hosts, teachers, staff, other students in the class and outside your class.
Have you got any questions? We have worked very hard to put together a useful information portal for our students so feel free to have a read, as this will answer most of your questions. We are here to help with your questions, contact us.
Start dates: Every Monday
Academic year dates: from 30.09.2019 to 29.05.2020
Next academic year from 28.09.2020 to 25.05.2021
Format: Full time (Monday to Friday) / Part time optional, please contact us
Lessons per week:
Option 1 - 20 lessons of 45 minutes per week (General English - GE20, Monday to Friday)
Optioni 2 - 30 lessons of 45 minutes per week (Intensive English - GE29) for full time (Monday to Friday)
Option 3 - one to one lessons available as part of a package or on their own, please contact us
Timetable: Monday to Friday, from 09.30 till 12.50 (4 lessons of 45 minutes per day with 20 minute break)
Levels: Beginners to advanced, please contact us
Duration: Minimum 1 week
Price: see the price list
Your Free Time
Learning the language in England should not go without exploring the sights of English history and tradition, as well as learning about English culture. This is why we prepared a great choice of excursions to places you will love.
St. George's offers a wide range of excursions for our students. You have a chance to visit a different place every weekend at a great price only available to students, the main excursions include London, Brighton, Arundel, Chichester, Portsmouth, Lewes, Oxford, Windsor and Eton, Cambridge and Greenwich, Stonhenge and Bath, Isle of Wight, Statford Upon Avon, Leeds Castle and Canterbury. London musicals, theme parks and Warner Bros. Studio Tour (Harry Potter) are also available. Please see the choice of excursions available. Consider booking your excursions in advance to secure your place. All excursions are with a guide.
We will inform you of any local activities and events too so you can enjoy being part of the local English life in Worthing and its surroundings.
Click below to view some of the places you can visit. (Prices may vary, contact the school for more details).
✓ Settle for quality. Our adult English Courses are designed to help you achieve a professional qualification level of English. Many of our students choose to take their Cambridge Exam, IELTS or Trinity Exam whilst studying with us. The continuous high results our students achieve in their exams has earned our school the title of the highest achieving school in our area! You can be rest assured of the quality of our teaching, the results and the reviews of our clients speak for themselves.
✓ Focus on what you need. Before you arrive we will ask you to complete a checklist and a goal sheet to ensure we meet your English language needs and design your lessons around your requirements and goals. We will work on your goals with you and work towards not only achieving them, but exceeding them.
✓ Use every minute. You will be included in the class straight after your test on your first day. Unlike many schools where the first day is used for the registration and other related activities we appreciate you wish to maximise your time and studies with us hence we don't waste your first day either! Book as little or as much as you need, you can always book after your arrived and started studying with us already.
✓ Change as you go. Different levels and content groups (i.e. Cambridge Exams, Professional English, Business English, Matura, Abitur, General English, ...) allow you to study with different personal and academic goals in mind. Your progress is continuously monitored and this allows us to react to your changing needs and ambitions. Our staff positively encourages students to progress to more challenging groups and levels to make sure they maximise their learning whilst with us. Our extra lessons can be booked anytime and for any content if you feel you need more.