You can usually take higher education courses if you’re 18 or older. They’re regularly taught in universities, colleges and professional institutions such as art schools or agricultural colleges - nearly all of which have their own websites. You can get a wide range of skills, for example, diplomas, bachelor degrees, foundation degrees and post-graduate degrees.
English studies concentrate on the development of speech, comprehension and proficiency within the language for both native and nonnative speakers. Courses in English promote confidence in public communication, as well as effective reading and writing strategies.
A few universities in the United States have extension programs in various parts of Jamaica. Most of the students who enroll in these part-time programs are working professionals who want to continue their education without having to relocate closer to the nation's Universities. Jamaica is the third largest island in the Caribbean.
Top Courses in English in Jamaica 2018/2019
These short 2 and 3-week intensive courses are designed to improve the student’s ability to use English in real-life situations. [+]
These short 2 and 3-week intensive courses are designed to improve the student’s ability to use English in real-life situations by providing daily conversation activities about everyday topics in a fun and comfortable atmosphere.Duration
2 and 3 weeks (40/60 hours)Miscellaneous
Start date: March, May June, July, August & September 2014[-]
This course is designed for students who already have some knowledge of English or who have studied English in the past. [+]
English as a Second Language
Intermediate English: This course is designed for students who already have some knowledge of English or who have studied English in the past.
The course focuses on syntax, vocabulary development, pronunciation, as well as academic preparation skills including critical reading, listening comprehension, note-taking, and writing multiple paragraph essays. This course will assist students with the skills needed for university classes.
Advanced English: This course is designed for those who have knowledge of most English language concepts who are working toward fluency.
Classes in the Advanced English course are designed for students to develop competency in the use of advanced grammatical structures, refine their writing skills through writing essays of various forms and develop in-depth practice in English pronunciation. Students will participate in whole class and small group academic discussions. This course is ideal for students who are enrolling in university courses that require critical thinking and writing abilities. ... [-]