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Philip Boyer
France
ELC is the best experience I have ever known in my life. The staff is fantastic and devoted to each student. I have met students from everywhere in the world and due to the activities it creates a strong relationship between us. It`s like a second family.
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Overview

Study English at English Language Center (ELC) in one of our most popular English courses. ELC’s general English courses are offered year-round for beginner, intermediate, and advanced international students. Our general English course options include Intensive, Semi-intensive Plus, Semi-intensive, Part-time and Individual Intensive courses. At ELC you can improve your English, meet people from all over the world, and immerse yourself in American culture.

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Fact File

  • Level requirements: Low beginner to proficiency (12 levels available)
  • Class size: Average 9-10 students
    Maximum 12 students (14 during July and August only)
  • Number of lessons (per week): 10 lessons (PT), 20 lessons (SI), 24 lessons (SIP), 30 lessons (INT), and 20 lessons +10 individual lessons (CC).
  • Lesson duration: 50 minutes
  • Age: Minimum of 16 years old No maximum age requirement
  • Duration: Minimum of 1 week
  • Start dates: Every Monday

Teaching Methods

  • Gives students practice speaking in English and listening to and understanding English spoken by native speakers.
  • Teaches students the rules for grammar usage thorugh communicative teaching methods.
  • Provides students with feedback and special exercises to help improve pronunciation.
  • Exposes students to more vocabulary through reading.
  • Provides practice using English in all types of writing.
  • Offers students the opportunity to practice language in areas of special interest.

Comparison Chart

Courses Lessons/week Section/time
Intensive English Program 30 group lessons per week A, B & C
Semi-Intensive Plus Program 24 group lessons per week
A & B (Monday - Friday),
C (Tuesday - Thursday)
Semi-Intensive English Program 20 group lessons per week
A & B
Combination Course 20 group lessons per week
+ 10 individual lessons per week
A, B (group) & C (individual)
Part-time Program 10 group lessons per week A, B or C
Individual Intensive English Course 20 individual lessons per week A, B or B, C
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Philip Boyer
France
ELC is the best experience I have ever known in my life. The staff is fantastic and devoted to each student. I have met students from everywhere in the world and due to the activities it creates a strong relationship between us. It`s like a second family.
VIEW MORE