English Language Development Course (Summer)

This course aims to improve your English language skills and your ability to speak fluently and accurately. You will improve your writing, reading and listening skills but the major focus will be on your speaking skills.

We will ask about your English language level before you join the course (see Entry Requirements) but we will also give you a short assessment at the start of the course to check your current level.

You will have a series of of assessments throughout the course to measure your progress. You will receive a report which can be sent to you or collected. You will also receive a certificate of attendance on completion.

This course also aims to introduce you to life in the UK, our customs and traditions. You will have classes that focus on different aspects of British culture. For more details on the English Language Development course click on the Course Description.

On campus activities

  • Barbeques
  • Games nights
  • Movie nights
  • Sports day
  • Pub quiz
  • Scavenger hunt

Off campus activities

Students on campus sat outsideStudents may also have the option of participating in trips arranged by the International Office. The International Office arranges visits to places of interest such as:

  • A guided tour of Ormskirk
  • Tour of Liverpool
  • The city of York
  • Cheshire Oaks
  • Conwy
  • The Lake District

Course Duration and Dates

There are two course start dates to choose from. The table below shows the possible start dates for our summer English Language Development Course:

Academic year Dates Duration
2020/21 28/06/21 – 16/07/21 3 weeks
2020/21 26/07/21 – 13/08/21 3 weeks

The Language Centre will consider other dates for specific groups on request.

Course Hours

18 hours per week.

Class Size

Maximum 16 students.

Course Fees

Please see the Course Fees section.

Entry Requirements

A minimum English language level of A2 (CEFR), equivalent to IELTS 3.0 in each sub-skill is required for our English Language Development courses.

Please note that all applicants must be over the age of 18 years.

Covid-19 Safety

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For further information please contact us:

+44 1695 657188

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