English as a Second Language for International Students & Business Level 5

General

Program Description

Learn English in Kinsale

This course is designed for students, where English is not their first language. We focus on effective communication and include comprehensive work on grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and the skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

New vocabulary plays a huge role in this course and our expert teachers ensure that you are prepared for work or furthering your education, as you will be better able to use English more accurately, effectively and with more confidence.

We welcome all nationalities to our hugely diverse college campus to improve your English!

About the Course

This course is designed for students from overseas who wish to improve their English skills in speaking, writing, listening and reading. Students will improve their grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.
Receive guidance on the use of speaking in everyday situations and improve spoken and written fluency through expressing yourself in small group discussions.
Ideal for students who wish to gain employment or progress into further education and third level in Ireland.

Module Info & Codes

English as a Second Language: 5N1632
Contact Centre Skills: 5N1361
Customer Service: 5N0972
Work Experience: 5N1356
Communications: 5N0690
Information & Administration 5N1389
Word Processing: 5N1358
Intercultural Studies 5N5

How to Apply & Application Deadline

Applications for all our courses will be available on the website and in the college now for all courses commencing in September 2018.
Interviews will be held for all courses later in the year generally in May/June.

Career Opportunities

Customer service, contact/call centres, receptionists, and administration positions requiring bi-/multilingual skilled individuals with an awareness of good customer service and excellent telephone technique.

Further Studies

Kinsale College QQI Level 6 Certificate in Business 6M4985.

Excellent progression opportunities to UCC and other Higher Education colleges. Special arrangements in place with CIT (CCPS) and Tralee IT for Kinsale College students.

Work Placement/Experience

Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a suitable area. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.

Last updated Feb 2018

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About the School

Education in this country is currently experiencing great change. We in Kinsale College are constantly reviewing our approach to the teaching of learners to meet these challenges. We are continuously ... Read More

Education in this country is currently experiencing great change. We in Kinsale College are constantly reviewing our approach to the teaching of learners to meet these challenges. We are continuously developing and adapting our courses to reflect changes in work practices across the industry and our links with businesses in Kinsale and the wider country. We welcome learners of all ages, nationalities and abilities including mature students who wish to return to education and training. Read less