Language course English in Brisbane

Navitas

Learn English at our partner school in Brisbane Navitas (formerly known as ACE). Navitas can be described as one of our "sunniest" schools as the weather is always good! The school is situated in the centre of the city, with views of Brsibane's attractive park. Navitas is run by a team of experienced language professionals who encouraged a hard-working but relaxed atmosphere and all students are made to feel at home as soon as they arrive. 

Key features of our partner English school in Brisbane:

  • Accredited by NEAS Australia  (Australia's national accreditation scheme for English Language Teaching centres)
  • Firm ‘English only’ policy
  • Modern and spacious classrooms, all with air-conditioning
  • Conversation club included in price
  • Course materials included
  • Student common area with kitchen facilities
  • a large outdoor terrace, garden surroundings
  • Large mix of nationalities
  • Intensive courses start every Monday
  • Multimedia centre with free internet access
  • WIFI internet access
  • Self-study centre
  • Academic advisor
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

ACE has a specialised social group, the Boomerang Club, which arranges a number of activities to help you make friends and practice your English whilst you learn English in Brisbane.  Activity examples include:

  • Football and volleyball games
  • Dance classes
  • Trips to the beach
  • Rollerblading
  • Sailing
  • Visits to Brisbane’s botanical gardens
  • Australia Zoo trip
  • Great Barrier Reef weekend trip

Taking part in this fantastic array of activities along with your English classes will undoubtedly make your time in Australia an unforgettable experience!

Intensive Course

With the intensive course you will have lessons in the morning (from 8.20 – 14.30 or from 10.25 - 16.35). This intensive course consists of 4 lessons per day in classes with a maximum of 18 students. Alongside the language lessons you will be given a personalised Studyplan and you will have 5 hours of accompanied self study per week. During these hours you can join the 'Conversation Club' or 'DVD club', use the newsroom, listening labs and so on.

On Friday, ´Power Day´, the emphasis lies on 1 specific aspect of the language: reading, listening, speaking or writing) or on every day situations like for example job application, travelling or presenting. This way you are not only learning English, but are also learning to use the language perfectly.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Intensive Part-time Course

This course of 16+4 lessons per week is more or less the same as the intensive course of 20+5 lessons per week. The difference is that the lessons will take place from Monday to Thursday with a day off on Friday. You will have lessons in the morning (from 8.20 – 14.30 hours). This course consists of 4 lessons per day in classes with a maximum of 18 students. Alongside the language lessons you will be given a personalised Studyplan and you will have 4 hours of accompanied self study per week. During these hours you can join the 'Conversation Club' or 'DVD club', use the newsroom, listening labs and so on.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Cambridge Exam Course

Students who follow the Cambridge preparation programs (10 or 12 weeks) are students who wish to gain one of the world's most widely recognised English language qualifications with Australia's best-known provider.

Cambridge exam classes are highly-focussed and challenging programs and with a maximum of 18 students in each class. You follow a coursebook which provides comprehensive study of all the skills required to pass the examinations. During the course, you will improve your speaking and listening, grammar, vocabulary and writing. Examination practice is an integral part of the programme, and helps you gain excellent results in the final exams. Extensive self-access materials are also available for each examination, and teachers advise students individually on their personalised self-access program.

Among the specialist teaching staff are a number of Cambridge examiners, who teach on the programs and give individual feedback and advice to students throughout their program. The aim of the school is to help each student make maximum progress.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

IELTS Exam

This course prepares you in 8 weeks for the IELTS exam. It is a focussed test preparation course which will also improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing. With this program you wil cover all areas of the IELTS test and will undergo an intensive test practice.

You will need an intermediate level of English to do this course.

For more information on the IELTS examination course please click here

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

One-to-One Course

Individual tuition offers the most rapid, relevant and cost-effective form of language training. To maximise success, you are requested to complete a detailed needs analysis questionnaire prior to arrival. This helps the school to include your individual needs and objectives when designing your one-to-one course. Your tutors can focus on general English or on the language skill you require for your profession or studies. 20 hours per week. 

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Host Family

Living with a host family provides the unique opportunity to experience the Australian way of life first hand by living as an Australian. Your homestay accommodation is in a single or double room, on a self-catering basis. You can choose to book half board (obligatory for students under 18 years old). Students who live with host families find their English improves dramatically through conversation and daily involvement with their host family. Families are located a maximum of 35 minutes travel time from the school and are close to public transport.

Residence

The residence in Brisbane is located close to the train station Southbank, as well as a bus stop and the botanical gardens. You can go to school by bus (approx. 10 minutes) or walking (approx. 30 minutes)

Your stay in the residence is in a single or a double room and includes half-board (breakfast buffet and a hotmeal from Monday to Friday). You will share the bathrooms with the other residents staying there.

The large living room or the cosy garden is the perfect place to do your homework or to socialise with your roommates.

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Brisbane is the third largest Australian city with 1.75 millions of inhabitants. To Learn English in Brisbane is an unique opportunity to know one of the most vibrant cities of the Australia´s east coast. Brisbane is a wonderful, cosmopolitan city with friendly inhabitants and a pleasant climate, which attracts holidaymakers and visitors each year.  Like every Australian city, you will encounter a very open and welcoming environment in Brisbane.

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