This aim of our Communication skills course is to develop your practical English language skills. It is an extension of General English with an emphasis on speaking, listening and vocabulary development. Each week you will explore a different topic which has been carefully chosen by teachers based on the needs of the students in the class. Lessons include activities focusing on real-life situations to increase your confidence when communicating in English. Topics and themes include:

  • Travel and Holidays
  • Work and careers
  • Free time
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Food and drink
  • Friends and family
  • Shopping

This course can be studied on its own (6 lessons) or as part of a General English course.


Communication Skills
13:00 - 15:00Speaking: Discussing newspaper articles. Reading: Newspaper reports.Vocabulary: Law and order. Speaking: Talking about films.Vocabulary: Compound nouns. Listening: Dialogues involving driving problems. Speaking: Discussing advantages and disadvantages.


2021 Communication Skills

  • £85 per week

This course can also be studied as an elective as part of one of our General English Courses. Please see our General English courses for more information on prices.


There will be no lessons on the following UK public holidays and there is no discount in fees.

  • 2nd April 2021
  • 5th April 2021
  • 3rd May 2021
  • 31st May 2021
  • 30th August 2021
  • Christmas Holidays:
    • Close on 18th December 2020 and re-open on 4th January 2021
    • Close on 17th December 2021 and re-open on 4th January 2022

Extra Fees:

  • Materials Fee 1 – 12 weeks £30 | 13 – 23 weeks £60 | 24 weeks + £90 (Ebooks will be provided)
  • CAS Fee £21 (For non-EU students applying for a Student Visa) (subject to change)*
  • Courier Fee £75 (For students who require a hard copy of their visa letter for their visa application)*

*these fees are dependent on the type of Visa the student has


I want to study for only 6 hours, but I do not know if this is the right course for me?

Please see our other specialist courses for more information on other courses available

I want to study this course but I also want to prepare for my IELTS exam, is this possible?

Yes you can do our IELTS Preparation + General English (Full-Time) course with an afternoon elective