Courses in English Studies

A course is usually taken at a college or a university and is often led by a professor. If awarded a passing grade, a student may earn credit toward a college degree. In general, a course lasts for one academic term, such as a quarter or a semester, but some may be longer or shorter. What is a course in English studies? This type of course generally helps students to practice and improve skills in… Read more

A course is usually taken at a college or a university and is often led by a professor. If awarded a passing grade, a student may earn credit toward a college degree. In general, a course lasts for one academic term, such as a quarter or a semester, but some may be longer or shorter.

What is a course in English studies? This type of course generally helps students to practice and improve skills in speaking and writing English, as well as in listening and reading the language. Courses in English studies may also help develop a student’s fluency and grammatical accuracy. Teaching methods may include discussion and debate and may even add more creative options such as role-play situations.

The benefits of taking a course in English studies go beyond learning the language. Because of the diligent study needed to succeed, students can develop perseverance. Increasing reading ability may open up new worlds of literature, and becoming more fluent in speaking and understanding the language could make travel more enjoyable.

The cost of a course will vary depending on the specific institution. Public or private classification, as well as the country in which the university operates, could affect the cost.

A course in English studies may lead to jobs that involve using English. Some jobs may draw upon translating skills. For example, careers could include the role of an interpreter for non-English-speaking people. There may be jobs in the study of English manuscripts, whether historical or modern. A course in English studies could also lead to a position as language arts teacher, with a focus on composition, literature or English as a second language.

Students may find courses to take from academic institutions around the globe. Online options may even be available in addition to on-campus offerings. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Dallas Baptist University
Dallas, USA

The Intensive English Program provides Christ-centered quality English instruction for international students in preparation for entering Dallas Baptist University undergradua ... +

The Intensive English Program provides Christ-centered quality English instruction for international students in preparation for entering Dallas Baptist University undergraduate and graduate programs and for other personal goals to traditional age and adult students in order to produce servant leaders who have the ability to integrate faith and learning through their respective callings. -
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Full-time
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8 weeks
English
21 Jan 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
London, United Kingdom

Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL) offers you the best of two worlds: the bustling city of London and a self-contained, thriving campus. Located in the diverse East End, ... +

Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL) offers you the best of two worlds: the bustling city of London and a self-contained, thriving campus. Located in the diverse East End, QMUL maintains its own identity and community, and yet its students are never more than a convenient Tube ride to the center of London. -
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Excite English
Manchester, +1 More

Real-life, practical English for committed students. Our most popular course in Manchester.

Real-life, practical English for committed students. Our most popular course in Manchester. -
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Part-time
Campus
 
Institute for Global Student Success
New York, USA

The Institute for Global Student Success (IGSS) gives you the proven tools, techniques, contacts and year-round personalized one-to-one mentoring to ensure you succeed.

The Institute for Global Student Success (IGSS) gives you the proven tools, techniques, contacts and year-round personalized one-to-one mentoring to ensure you succeed. -
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Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Genius English Proficiency Academy
Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines

Develop all aspects of the English language with one of our General English courses. Our range of courses give students the opportunity to improve their English language skill ... +

Develop all aspects of the English language with one of our General English courses. Our range of courses give students the opportunity to improve their English language skills in a fun and supportive environment. -
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Full-time
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Campus
 
Kensington and Chelsea College
London, United Kingdom

General English to improve speaking and listening, reading and writing skills. You will learn about British life and culture whilst developing grammar, vocabulary and pronunci ... +

General English to improve speaking and listening, reading and writing skills. You will learn about British life and culture whilst developing grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Your level should be B1. -
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Full-time
2 weeks
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LAL Language Centres
London, United Kingdom +5 More

The General English course will cover the four main skills you need to write and speak English (reading, writing, listening and speaking), with an emphasis on practical commun ... +

The General English course will cover the four main skills you need to write and speak English (reading, writing, listening and speaking), with an emphasis on practical communication in common situations, such as travelling, shopping, and leisure time. -
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English
Campus
 
Walsall College
Walsall, United Kingdom

You can now learn and practise English from your home, in your country of origin. Walsall College’s Online English Language Programme

You can now learn and practise English from your home, in your country of origin. Walsall College’s Online English Language Programme -
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Oplex Careers
UK Online, United Kingdom

This Learning English GCSE Course will provide learners with a fantastic insight into learning key skills to prepare for studying their English Language and Literacy GCSE’s. C ... +

This Learning English GCSE Course will provide learners with a fantastic insight into learning key skills to prepare for studying their English Language and Literacy GCSE’s. Covering aspects of poetry, fictional writing, non-fictional writing, transactional writing. -
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Inlingua Malta
Sliema, Malta

In your lessons you will learn conversational skills, grammar structures and vocabulary, which will enable you to communicate effectively in a variety of social situations usi ... +

In your lessons you will learn conversational skills, grammar structures and vocabulary, which will enable you to communicate effectively in a variety of social situations using the English language. -
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Full-time
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Bridge Education Group
Denver, USA +2 More

As a student in our General English Program, you’ll focus on interactive, conversational English rather than teacher lectures. Your teachers will limit themselves to speaking ... +

As a student in our General English Program, you’ll focus on interactive, conversational English rather than teacher lectures. Your teachers will limit themselves to speaking no more than one-third of the class time in order to encourage you and your classmates to converse in English. -
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Full-time
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Sydney School of Business and Technology (SSBT)
Sydney, Australia

Apple's General English program is designed with a view to: improving your English communication skills; entry into the Apple EAP program; opening doors to better employment o ... +

Apple's General English program is designed with a view to: improving your English communication skills; entry into the Apple EAP program; opening doors to better employment opportunities; travelling in Australia. -
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Full-time
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January 2020
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EC Language Centres
Saint Julian's, Malta +16 More

Improve your fluency, confidence and conversation skills with our most popular course! Give yourself a practical understanding of the English language.

Improve your fluency, confidence and conversation skills with our most popular course! Give yourself a practical understanding of the English language. -
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Celtic English Academy
Cardiff, United Kingdom

A great option if you wish to improve your everyday use of English. In classes with a maximum of just 10 students, you will follow an integrated skills programme which covers ... +

A great option if you wish to improve your everyday use of English. In classes with a maximum of just 10 students, you will follow an integrated skills programme which covers the areas of reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. -
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Gateway School Of English
Saint Julian's, Malta

The 50+ Course is an ideal choice for adults who are over fifty years of age wishing to improve their English while making the most of an enjoyable leisurely holiday in Malta.

The 50+ Course is an ideal choice for adults who are over fifty years of age wishing to improve their English while making the most of an enjoyable leisurely holiday in Malta. -
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Campus