About these courses

We offer a variety of intensive English courses of between 20 -24 hours of tuition a week, for 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks or 12 weeks.

Our courses aim to improve your understanding of spoken and written English and develop your communication skills which include speaking, fluency, pronunciation and listening. You will also work on grammar and expanding your vocabulary.

You will benefit from small class sizes, a personal approach and high-quality teaching. You will also have the option to take part in afternoon activities which include hiking, padel and volleyball.

We work on improving your Common European Framework of the Reference level, based on the exam syllabus of Cambridge Assessment English.

Course delivery

(Note: Courses are run subject to minimum numbers being met)

Course May/June July August
Elementary A2

29.05.19

40 hours

29.07.19

40/80 hours

Pre-intermediate B1

29.05.19

40 hours

15.07.19

40 hours

05.08.19

40/80 hours

Intermediate B2

28.05.19

40 hours

01.07.19

40 hours

05.08.19

40/80 hours

Advanced C1

03.06.19

40 hours

08.07.19

40 hours

05.08.19

40/80 hours

Our courses are run all year round for adult students who wish to become more competent in English.

Course components

Course components include:

  1. Reading and vocabulary
  2. Writing
  3. Grammar
  4. Listening
  5. Speaking and fluency
  6. Gibraltar life and culture
  7. Popular culture

Certificates and assessment

  1. Cambridge exam (examinations available on campus subject to minimum numbers being met, alternatively examinations are available in Spain)
  2. Certificate of Attendance from the University of Gibraltar with CEFR level

Sample timetable

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10.30 – 12.00 Gibraltar and British culture Reading and vocabulary Writing skills Assignment Reading and vocabulary
12.30 – 13.30 Speaking and listening Grammar skills Speaking and listening Grammar skills Writing skills
14.00 – 15.30 Reading skills Listening skills Pronunciation and fluency Guided study time Film, media and popular culture

Accommodation:

Gibraltar has a wide range of accommodation to suit most budgets. There are a variety of hostels, hotels and self-catering apartments to explore. Alternatively please contact our student experience officer seo@unigib.edu.gi who is happy to help, or go to www.visitgibraltar.gi

Entry profile

These courses are for those wishing to progress in their careers and academia, or simply for vocational purposes. They offer a rounded and useful approach to English with clear, achievable learning outcomes.

Fees

CEFR Level 40 Hours 2 Weeks 80 Hours 4 Weeks 120 Hours 6 Weeks 240 Hours 12 Weeks
A2 £440 £880 £1320 £2500
B1 £480 £960 £1440 £2700
B2 £520 £1040 £1560 £2950
C1 £560 £1120 £1680 £3150

Fees include

  1. Tuition
  2. Course materials
  3. Access to our virtual learning environment

Additional costs

  1. Cambridge exams and if required transport to the exam centre
  2. Optional afternoon activities (which include padel, hiking, volleyball, sup-boarding)
  3. Accommodation
  4. Meals
  5. Travel to and from Gibraltar and the University.
  6. Insurance if required
Program taught in:
English
University of Gibraltar
Last updated April 15, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
May 2019
Duration
2 - 12 weeks
Part-time
Price
440 GBP
40 Hours 2 Weeks: A2 £440, B1 £480, B2 £520, C1 £560.
Deadline
By locations
By date
Start Date
May 2019
End Date
Application deadline

May 2019

Location
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