GENERAL COURSES

Beginner English, Semester 1
General Language A1/A2
The full Beginner Course lasts one year. This class will be tailored to the actual participants, both absolute beginners and those with a bit of English practice. Together we will learn to ask and answer basic questions, introduce ourselves, talk about our routines, hobbies and families. We will work on basic present, past and a few future grammar tenses, and do a lot of speaking about familiar topics. There will also be short reading, listening and writing tasks.

Starts: from 14.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Monday mornings, 9.00 – 10.15
Length: 20 weeks.    
Price: CHF 700 
Materials: CHF 80-100 (used for both semesters 1 & 2)

Pre-intermediate English
General Language A2-B1 start
For many, this course is the second year of English studies and is the bridge to the Intermediate level. Vocabulary topics are expanded to include many more general topics including work, stress, fashion, health, horoscopes, gadgets and even Oscar night. This is combined with building up your grammar knowledge with reading, writing, speaking and listening activities in many different communication tasks.

Starts: from 14.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Monday mornings, 10.30 – 11.45
Length: 20 weeks
Price: CHF 700
Materials: CHF 80-100 (used for both semesters 1 & 2)

Intermediate English, Semester 1
General Language, B1 start
While building stronger skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking, we will learn important grammar structures and ways to link our thoughts. Using the communicative approach, we will do a lot of speaking with key phrases and new vocabulary and talk about past, present and more future ideas. And, we will also listen to short podcasts and videocasts to understand the main ideas and details.

Starts: from 15.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Tuesdays, 13.45 – 15.00 
Length: 20 weeks
Price: CHF 700 
Materials: CHF 80-100 (used for both semesters 1 & 2)

Intermediate English, Semester 2
General Language, B1 mid-level
This course is for participants who have done part of a previous intermediate course, or who are ready to start the second semester for this course. We will continue to extend all of our skills, and include interesting new vocabulary topics and challenging grammar points for study. Also, we will listen longer and read more, and practice giving short talks and multiple speaking activities in class. 

Starts: from 17.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Thursdays, 14.00 – 15.15 
Length: 20 weeks
Price: CHF 700 
Materials: CHF 80-100 (used for both semesters 1&2)

Upper Intermediate, Semester 1
General Language, B2 start
This course is about becoming an independent speaker of English and having the ability to communicate in all familiar situations. In this course we strengthen our ability to simultaneously use a variety of language structures and vocabulary to express ourselves. Handling giving both good and bad news in written and spoken communication is practiced. 

Starts: from 17.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Thursdays, 16.00 – 17.15
Length: 20 weeks
Price: CHF 700 
Materials: CHF 80 – 100 (used for both semesters 1&2)

Conversation Class
Intensive Skills Course, B2-C1
This course is for participants who want to use their English and improve fluency and accuracy, and the ability to develop argumentation on familiar and unfamiliar topics. Discussions will include inputs from all course participants. Language feedback will include grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation work.

Starts: from 14.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Mondays, 12.15 – 13.30
Length: 10 weeks
Price: CHF 350 
Materials: CHF 25 

Conversation Class
Intensive Skills Course, C1-C2
This course is for advanced speakers of English who want to perfect their English fluency and accuracy and talk about topics of interest once a week. Discussions will include inputs from all participants on familiar, unfamiliar and abstract topics. Language feedback and correction is a part of each session.

Starts: from 16.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Wednesdays, 12.15 – 13.30
Length: 10 weeks
Price: CHF 350 
Materials: CHF 25

Grammar Push
Intensive Skills Course, B2-C1
This course is for participants who want to revise their grammar usage. The course will be tailored to the specific individual needs in the class and include practice and homework inputs.

Starts: from 18.10.19 or as soon as 3 participants sign up
Fridays, 16.00 – 17.15
Length: 15 weeks
Price: CHF 525 
Materials: CHF 35 -50