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Universities and colleges set their own admission requirements for higher education courses, so they vary broadly. Depending on the course, students may be able to get into higher education with a range of qualifications. If you're applying to do a course, you may find that work experience is taken into consideration alongside any qualifications you have. Some higher education institutes and colleges offer courses as preparation for a certain type of degrees. They usually don't result in separate criteria as they simply qualify you to enter the degree program itself. Courses can be taught in a broad selection of fields of study.

English studies provide both native and nonnative speakers the opportunity to develop and refine language comprehension and speech proficiency skills. Studies in English help students better understand linguistic and literary patterns within the language, and encourage confident communication.

An African educational adventure can be exciting since the continent's rich traditional heritage is so vital to the culture. Africans legendary hospitality is welcoming to strangers and its multiethnic cities so exciting with its African music, dance and arts, both traditional and modern, constitute whole other worlds of application and delight; and there is a couple of esthetic experiences wherever you go to compare and contrast with the color, swirl, smell, and sounds of an African market.

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Study Year in Cape Town

Good Hope Studies
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 weeks February 2019 South Africa Cape Town + 1 more

The Study Year concept has been designed to cater for the specific needs of long-term students. It is ideal if you want to become proficient in English and/or want to study or live in an English-speaking country. The programme is tailor-made for those students who need extra support, both in and beyond the classroom, in reaching their English language goals... [+]

The Study Year concept has been designed to cater for the specific needs of long-term students.

It is ideal if you want to become proficient in English and/or want to study or live in an English-speaking country.

The programme is tailor-made for those students who need extra support, both in and beyond the classroom, in reaching their English language goals.

Why choose Study Year?

For students who aim to study at a university or college in an English-speaking country, Study Year is designed to help them to reach the right level of English. We also offer related support: we assist students with applications for further study and help them to register and prepare for the English qualifications they need (e.g. IELTS).... [-]


Cambridge Courses

Good Hope Studies
Campus Full time 9 - 10 weeks February 2019 South Africa Cape Town

Cambridge exams are recognised worldwide and are widely accepted by companies as proof of a certain level of English. The Advanced Certificate in English (CAE) is widely accepted as proof of English language skills for university entry, especially in the UK, and is accepted by more than 2700 organisations around the world... [+]

Cambridge exams are recognised worldwide and are widely accepted by companies as proof of a certain level of English. The Advanced Certificate in English (CAE) is widely accepted as proof of English language skills for university entry, especially in the UK, and is accepted by more than 2700 organisations around the world.

Exam preparation courses are the right choice for:

students who need to prove that they have a high level of English for work, study or emigration purposes; students who enjoy the challenge of a focussed course with clear goals; students who are at a strong intermediate level or above when they start their exam preparation course; students who are able to do one to two hours of homework a day to complement the course lessons. ... [-]

English for Work

Good Hope Studies
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 8 weeks February 2019 South Africa Cape Town + 1 more

This course is ideal for people who need to use English at work or in a business context. We recommend it for people who work in an English environment and for those who are seeking an international career... [+]

Our English for Work course is ideal for people who need to use English at work or in a business context. We recommend it for people who work in an English environment and for those who are seeking an international career.

In the morning, students take part in a General English course; thereafter in the afternoon, students participate in English for Work. An intermediate level or above is required for this group course.

For German citizens only: this course is registered for Bildungsurlaub in Saarland, Schleswig-Holstein, Berlin, Brandenburg, Hamburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Rheinland-Pfalz, Sachsen-Anhalt and Hessen.

Morning lessons

In the morning, you take part in either GE16 or GE20.... [-]


General English Courses

Good Hope Studies
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 48 weeks February 2019 South Africa Cape Town + 1 more

Our popular General English Courses are ideal if you want to improve your everyday communication skills and you prefer to study in a class with other students. Small classes and well-trained teachers guarantee fast progress. The course content includes grammar, lexis and all four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing... [+]

Our popular General English Courses are ideal if you want to improve your everyday communication skills and you prefer to study in a class with other students. Small classes and well-trained teachers guarantee fast progress. The course content includes grammar, lexis and all four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing.

You can combine the morning group course with an afternoon group course for faster progress or with private lessons to focus on personal goals.

For German citizens only: our GE30 Course is registered for Bildungsurlaub in Saarland, Schleswig-Holstein, Berlin, Brandenburg, Hamburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Rheinland-Pfalz, Sachsen-Anhalt and Hessen.... [-]


Cambridge Exam Preparation (FCE, CAE, CPE)

LAL Language Centres
Campus Full time 6 - 10  August 2019 United Kingdom London USA Fort Lauderdale Boston Paignton South Africa Cape Town + 6 more

The Cambridge FCE exam will give you a qualification that is recognised by thousands of businesses and educational institutions across the world. Our experienced teachers make exam preparation a stimulating and enjoyable experience by supplementing the coursebook with real-life materials, audio recordings, video, and online resources. [+]

Cambridge FCE, CAE & CPE exam preparation courses

London, Torbay, Cape Town, Fort Lauderdale, Boston

There are three different kinds of certificate that you can take: Cambridge English First (FCE), Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) and Cambridge English Proficiency (CPE). We have 6 or 10 weeks options available (depending on your level of English) at all of our locations.

Cambridge Exams have been designed to determine your level of English for both work and study purposes. Each of the different exams have been created to test students with different levels and test the four skills of the English language: reading, writing, listening and speaking. The exams will also be looking at your level of vocabulary and grammar.... [-]


IELTS 

LAL Language Centres
Campus Full time 1 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London Paignton South Africa Cape Town + 3 more

Here at LAL we can help you with IELTS exam preparation and get you on the right path to achieving a university education in the UK. We have experienced teachers, who have spent many years teaching IELTS exam classes, a wide range of resources and a friendly and supportive learning environment. [+]

IELTS

London, Torbay, Cape Town

IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System andis used by universities around the world to assess the language level of non-native English speakers.

This is an essential requirement for English-speaking universities and it is an international qualification recognised by over 9000 organisations around the world.

Here at LAL we can help you with IELTS exam preparation and get you on the right path to achieving a university education in the UK. We have experienced teachers, who have spent many years teaching IELTS exam classes, a wide range of resources and a friendly and supportive learning environment. Our teachers understand what IELTS examiners are looking for and can provide you with tips and strategies to maximise your chance of achieving a good score.... [-]


One to One English

EC Language Centres
Campus Open Enrollment Malta Saint Julian's United Kingdom London Cambridge Oxford Bristol Brighton Manchester South Africa Cape Town USA Boston San Diego New York San Francisco Miami Santa Monica Canada Montreal Vancouver Toronto + 18 more

One-to-One tuition is the ultimate course for making maximum progress during a short period of time. [+]

One-to-One tuition is the ultimate course for making maximum progress during a short period of time.

This is an intensive course which is 100% focused on your English language needs and designed by your teachers to meet your requirements.

One-to-One is the most flexible and personal course available.

You’ll get more out of this course if You wish to improve your level significantly in a short time. You want to have targeted learning in areas of weakness or areas where you are lacking confidence. You feel you would benefit from uninterrupted teacher attention. You want to build a one on one relationship with an experienced teacher.

Facts 1 lesson = 45 minutes Courses start every Monday Level: Beginner to Advanced Course Length: Minimum 1 week Class size: 1 student per class ... [-]

English for Work

EC Language Centres
Campus Open Enrollment Malta Saint Julian's United Kingdom London Cambridge Oxford Bristol Brighton Manchester South Africa Cape Town USA Boston San Diego New York San Francisco Miami Santa Monica Canada Montreal Vancouver Toronto + 18 more

If you want an international career in a global workplace, this intensive English course is a big help. [+]

If you want an international career in a global workplace, this intensive English course is a big help. Develop the fluency, accuracy and communication skills you need to work confidently in the English-speaking business world.

Every week you will take 30 lessons: 20 lessons of General English and 10 lessons of Business English.

You’ll get more out of this course if You want a career in an international environment. You need English in your job. You want to change career and improve your chance of getting a good job. You want to learn English for business-world success.

Facts Available all year round Minimum stay: 1 week Start every Monday; End Friday Low Intermediate to Advanced 20 General English lessons + 10 Business English lessons (22.5 hours per week 1 lesson: 45 minutes Maximum students per class: Canada: 15 USA and UK 14 (London: 12/Manchester: 15) Malta: 12 Cape Town: 14 ... [-]

Business Year

EC Language Centres
Campus Open Enrollment Malta Saint Julian's United Kingdom London Cambridge Oxford Bristol Brighton Manchester South Africa Cape Town USA Boston San Diego New York San Francisco Miami Santa Monica Canada Vancouver Toronto + 17 more

Choose this course if you really want to improve your understanding of Business English. [+]

Choose this course if you really want to improve your understanding of Business English.

Learn the English you need for business for your future and career. This course teaches you the language, skills and culture that will help you succeed in the English-speaking business world.

You’ll get more out of this course if You want to improve your fluency and accuracy and learn the correct language used in an English-speaking workplace. You would like to gain an internationally recognised Business English qualification. You want to learn the communication skills you need to do well in a variety of corporate situations. You want to spend at least 24 weeks learning in an English-speaking country. ... [-]

Cambridge ESOL

EC Language Centres
Campus 8 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Malta Saint Julian's United Kingdom London Cambridge Oxford Bristol Brighton Manchester South Africa Cape Town USA Boston San Diego New York San Francisco Miami Santa Monica Canada Vancouver Toronto + 18 more

Cambridge ESOL exams are recognised by employers, universities and colleges all over the world, and their results are valid for life. [+]

Cambridge ESOL exams are recognised by employers, universities and colleges all over the world, and their results are valid for life. Enter your exam feeling thoroughly prepared with the confidence to succeed.

You’ll get more out of this course if Your level is between Intermediate to Advanced. You want an international certificate which proves your level of English. You want to attend an English-speaking university. You want to gain a competitive advantage in your career path. You want to follow a long term English programme with a fixed goal to work towards.

Facts Minimum level required: FCE: Intermediate CAE: Upper Intermediate CPE: Advanced Course Duration: 8, 9, 10, or 12 weeks 1 lesson: 45 minutes 20 lessons = 15 hours 30 lessons = 22.5 hours 20 lessons available in UK and Malta Examination fees are not included in the course price Start Monday; End Friday Students per class: USA and UK: 14 (London: 12 / Manchester: 15) Canada: 15 Malta: 12 Cape Town: 14 ... [-]

IELTS Exam Preparation Course

EC Language Centres
Campus 4 - 8 weeks Open Enrollment Malta Saint Julian's United Kingdom London Cambridge Oxford Bristol Brighton Manchester South Africa Cape Town USA Boston + 10 more

Taking an IELTS preparation course with EC is your essential first step towards success. [+]

Need IELTS to enter university or for your future career? Make sure you get the best score by getting the best help! Taking an IELTS preparation course with EC is your essential first step towards success.

You’ll get more out of this course if Your level is between Intermediate to Advanced. You wish to enter university in a native English-speaking country. You want an internationally recognised English qualification for your future profession. You want better career opportunities. You are serious about improving all areas of your English and gaining a highly respected qualification.

Facts Level: Intermediate to Advanced 24 (USA only), 30 lessons per week (18, 22.5 hours per week) Course Duration: 4 or 8 weeks intensive programme 1 lesson: 45 minutes Students per class: USA and UK: 14 (London: 12 / Manchester: 15) Canada: 15 Malta: 12 Cape Town: 14 ... [-]

Academic Year Course

EC Language Centres
Campus Open Enrollment Malta Saint Julian's United Kingdom London Cambridge Oxford Bristol Brighton Manchester South Africa Cape Town USA Boston San Diego New York San Francisco Miami Santa Monica Canada Montreal Vancouver Toronto + 18 more

Our Academic Year Programme is for students who study at EC for 24 weeks or more. [+]

Our Academic Year Programme is for students who study at EC for 24 weeks or more.

Taking the time to seriously focus on your English will open up unlimited opportunities for you. Your English level will greatly improve, broadening your horizons and giving you an advantage in your chosen career or education. On a more personal level, spending time learning English abroad will give you incredible experiences. You will challenge yourself, become more independent and make lasting international friendships.

You’ll get more out of this course if Your level is between Beginner and Advanced. You want to enter university or embark on a master's degree. You want to give yourself a clear advantage in the workplace and expand your career opportunities. You want to take a worthwhile sabbatical learning English before continuing your education or career. ... [-]

Course in Office Administration - Fundamentals of Business English (IBS)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 65 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of each skills programme, IBS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a [+]

Course in Office Administration - Skills Programme in Fundamentals of Business English (IBS)CertificationUpon successful completion of each skills programme, IBS will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules and credits achieved. Only on completion of 3 modules towards the full qualification will the learner be awarded a Certificate with a FASSET endorsement. Learner results will be recorded on the IBS National Learner Records Database within 6 months of completion.Entry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member ... [-]

Course in Business English

Bay Language Institute
Campus Full time 2 weeks February 2019 South Africa Port Elizabeth

Business English combines General English in the morning (20 lessons) and Business English in the afternoon for a total of 30 lessons per week. [+]

Business English combines General English in the morning (20 lessons) and Business English in the afternoon for a total of 30 lessons per week. The afternoon lessons focus on business communication and vocabulary, and are designed to help you improve your presentation skills and successfully conduct meetings in English. The course will help you develop your business communication skills at all levels.

Cost General information Maximum 8 students per class Classes run Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 12:40 and 13:30 - 15:00 One lesson is equal to 50 minutes in the morning and 45 minutes in the afternoon [-]

Course in General English

Bay Language Institute
Campus Full time 2 weeks February 2019 South Africa Port Elizabeth

Our General English Courses consist of 20 lessons per week, covering the four skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening, as well as grammar, and focusing on everyday English. The course is practical, value-for-money and fun. [+]

Our General English Courses consist of 20 lessons per week, covering the four skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening, as well as grammar, and focusing on everyday English. The course is practical, value-for-money and fun.

For a more intense language learning experience, General English Plus is a combination of General English and 10 additional lessons in the afternoon, during which you can improve your conversational skills and pronunciation.

Cost General information Maximum 8 students per class Classes run Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 12:40 and 13:30 - 15:00 One lesson is equal to 50 minutes in the morning and 45 minutes in the afternoon [-]