Language course English in Eastbourne

St Giles

Learn English in Eastbourne at our partner school, St. Giles. Located in a elegant building with a large garden, St. Giles Eastbourne is just 100 meters away from the area’s best beaches, and 10 minutes away from Eastbourne’s town centre.

Key features of our partner English school in Eastbourne:

  • Multimedia language facilities and language laboratory
  • 18 classrooms with interactive whiteboards
  • Free email and internet access
  • Well stocked library, with a quiet study area
  • Minimum age: 16 years

 

Social Programme

St. Giles offers its students a full range of activities to compliment their English course in Eastbourne, these include:

  • Bowling
  • In-school party
  • Pub night
  • Cinema evenings
  • Weekend excursions to London, Cambridge, Scotland and Bath  

Intensive (Morning)

Learn English in Eastbourne by taking an intensive English course. The intensive English course in Eastbourne consists of 20 lessons per week at 6 levels, and focuses upon the following:

  • Improving your spoken English to make you a clearer and more confident speaker
  • Developing your English listening and comprehension skills
  • Learning and reviewing basic English grammar
  • Everyday English
  • Reading practice and comprehension

Minimum age is 16 years.

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Max. 12 per class
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1 lesson = 50 minutes

Intensive (morning) - beginners

For complete beginners, the school offers an intensive course of 2 to 4 weeks in which participants get to know the basics of the English language. Groups are smaller stand during standard intensive courses: with a maximum of 8 participants per class, teachers make sure each student gets the attention needed. After a course for beginners, you can participate in the other courses as well, which have a minimum level of A1.

Minimum age is 16 years.

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Intensive (Afternoon)

Learn English in Eastbourne by taking an intensive English course. The intensive English course in Eastbourne consists of 20 lessons per week at 6 levels, and focuses upon the following:

  • Improving your spoken English to make you a clearer and more confident speaker
  • Developing your English listening and comprehension skills
  • Learning and reviewing basic English grammar
  • Everyday English
  • Reading practice and comprehension

Minimum age is 16 years.

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Intensive 28

Learn English in Eastbourne by taking an intensive 28 English course. The intensive 28 English course is much the same as the standard intensive course, but allows you to learn more in a shorter space of time. The intensive 28 English course in Eastbourne consists of 28 lessons per week at 6 levels, and focuses upon the following:

  • Improving your spoken English to make you a clearer and more confident speaker
  • Developing your English listening and comprehension skills
  • Learning and reviewing basic English grammar
  • Everyday English

Minimum age is 16 years.

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1 lesson = 50 minutes

Intensive (14-17 years)

Our partner school St Giles in Eastbourne welcomes 14-17 year old students in spring and summer (see specific course dates). Students aged below 18 can choose for an intensive course of 28 lessons per week, with exclusively students from their own age. Juniors 14-17 years old are taught in separate classes of maximum 10 students. The fees for intensive courses for students aged 14-17 years include three social and leisure events per week, supervision and administration. You’ll stay with a host family on half board basis. The course is suitable for teenagers who already have some level of independence, because in the end, you will stay at an adult school, surrounded by people of all ages. In case you prefer even more security, guidance and groups activities, we recommend our junior courses in England.

Minimum age is 14 years.

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1 lesson = 50 minutes

Cambridge Exam

The Cambridge Exam preparation course in Eastbourne lasts either 8, 9, 10 or 12 weeks and consists of either 20 or 28 lessons per week. During the course you will be prepared to take the Cambridge Exam, the most widely accepted and well-known English as a foreign language qualification.

To read more about the Cambridge examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 16 years.

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Teacher course

The TEC (Teachers of English Course) is a teacher development course for non-native teachers of English who want to update their teaching methodologies, as well as improve their English. The course consists of 26 lessons per week. Participants develop and explore aspects of teaching methodology and techniques, and learn to assess and utilise a variety of teaching aids and resources. At the end of the course, all participants receive a certificate of attendance and a St. Giles Teachers of English Course Certificate.
The main elements of the course are:

  • Language development
  • Background to language learning and teaching
  • Different methodologies for teaching
  • Classroom management and practical teaching skills
  • Lesson planning
  • Teaching aids and resources
  • Observation of experienced teachers

 

These courses are designed to be very flexible, and can be adapted to suit the specific needs of the participants. We can also arrange closed group courses for groups of teachers travelling together at any time of year.
Your level of English should be at least level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages to take part.

Minimum age is 18 years.

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One-to-one

Individual tuition offers the most rapid, relevant and cost-effective form of language training. This course of 15 or 20 lessons a week will be adapted both to your linguistic skills and your personal and/or professional needs. If you choose the course with 15 lessons, you will have lessons in the afternoon, with the course of 20 lessons, lessons take place in the morning.

Minimum age is 16 years.

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Host Family (18+)

Stay with a host family whilst you learn English in Eastbourne. Staying with a host family is the best way to improve your English in an informal setting. Host family accommodation in Eastbourne is available on a bed and breakfast or half board basis, staying in either a single or double room. The host families are situated around 25-30 minutes walking distance away from the school

Host Family (14-17 years)

Students aged between 14 and 17 years old can stay with a host family based on half board. Staying with a host family is the best way to improve your English in an informal setting. Host family accommodation in either a single or double room. The host families are situated around 25-30 minutes walking distance away from the school. In June/July/August under 16 years old may be asked to share a room with another student of a different nationality of the same or a similar age.

Bed & breakfast

The Bed & breakfast "Cherry Tree" is a located at walking distance from the school. All rooms are en-suite, have free toiletries and WIFI. There are tea and coffee making facilities and a TV in each room. Breakfast is included in the price. 

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