Standard English Course

About the

About the course

Who is this course for?
All English levels, Improve English speaking, writing and reading, English for general use: Social, travel ...
Morning group class
20 lessons (15 hours) per week
communicate more effectively

The Standard English Course has 3 hours of classroom study each morning from Monday to Friday. This very popular General English course helps students quickly achieve more confidence with English, communicate more effectively in the language and also have plenty of time to discover the benefits of London.

What will I do on the English course?

Please Note: You can start a Standard English Course on any Monday.
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Our Standard English class develops all aspects of your English

Our Standard English class develops all aspects of your English, including: speaking, listening, grammar and vocabulary development, reading, writing and pronunciation. The key focus is on improving your ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

The syllabus for your lessons is based on your course book, but your teacher will also use other stimulating and original English from the internet and other ‘real’ sources. You will be given regular homework and at the end of the week revise what you have learnt.

features and benefits
Your course includes
Learning materials

Classroom materials and first course book

Self-study workbook

SGI self-study workbook and study skills guide

Free programs

Free social programme activities

Free advice

Free University entrance advice

Student support

Free Student Support services

Placement test

Placement test and interview

Welcome pack

Welcome Pack and Welcome meeting

SGI's homework club

Free Access to SGI’s Homework club


Certificate of Progress

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