General English Course

General

Program Description

Learn English in Australia at the Gold Coast Learning Centre, just minutes from the beach in Surfers Paradise on Australia’s famous Gold Coast.

Gold Coast Learning Centre offers four levels of General English study, providing high-quality instruction in a friendly setting. Experienced staff and practical, flexible courses develop the knowledge, skills, and fluency you need.

All four General English levels emphasize the core English language skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing and are suitable for everyone from beginners to advanced learners.

Courses are fun and flexible, designed by experienced teachers to improve your vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar.

Class sizes vary, with an average of 10 students per class to ensure a personalized, helpful and enjoyable learning environment.


General English:
Levels 1–4 (Elementary to Upper Intermediate)

  • Starts: Every Monday
  • Average students per class: 10
  • Maximum students per class: 15
  • Course length: 1–70 weeks
  • Hours per week: 20–25 hours
    • 20 hours of face-to-face
    • 2 hours of optional workshops
    • 3 hours of optional activities


Start Dates and Pricing

General English courses start every Monday.

Contact us today for current prices, or to arrange a FREE trial lesson.


Sun, surf, sand, and study: study English in Australia with flexible courses to improve your English language skills while you enjoy the Surfers Paradise lifestyle

The General English courses at Gold Coast Learning Centre are flexible and modular, so you can enjoy the beach and lifestyle by focusing on the English language skills that best suit your needs.

Our courses are designed to meet both the social and English language needs of our learners, with the option of studying for 4 or 5 hours a day in a fun, friendly environment.

International students on working holiday or tourist visas may opt for the part-time course.

Join us today for a FREE trial lesson or try our Online English Level Check to get an informal idea your current level.


General English Courses at Gold Coast Learning Centre

  • Speaking Focus: Improve the accuracy of your spoken English
  • Core Class: Grammar, reading, vocabulary, listening and speaking
  • Conversation: Fluency-oriented practice and listening tasks
  • Writing: Develop your vocabulary and writing skills

The General English courses at Gold Coast Learning Centre provide a pathway to further study, including the IELTS Exam Preparation course and many of our nationally-accredited courses.

  1. Level 1 introduces students to new vocabulary and develops pronunciation skills using the real-life content. Students then apply these new skills in a fun setting through meaningful daily conversation practice.

  2. Level 2 consolidates learning from Level 1.
    Students continue to build on their core skills with more extensive grammar instruction, reading practice, vocabulary expansion, listening and speaking skills practice.

  3. Level 3 is suitable for intermediate students.
    It helps students develop their vocabulary, expand their grammatical knowledge, and improve their reading and writing skills, either for the workplace or for further study.
    Speaking practice is designed for fluency, with debates on current issues and listening tasks that are focused on real-life examples.

  4. Level 4 is an advanced level of instruction, suitable for students who wish to extend their English fluency and accuracy in all core skill areas.
    Spoken English exercises at this level are designed to encourage you to sound like a native speaker of English.
Last updated August 2018

About the School

Study English, IELTS, Business and TESOL at an exciting college in the heart of Surfers Paradise on Queensland's beautiful Gold Coast. Come and enjoy sun, surf, sand + study! The best location for you ... Read More

Study English, IELTS, Business and TESOL at an exciting college in the heart of Surfers Paradise on Queensland's beautiful Gold Coast. Come and enjoy sun, surf, sand + study! The best location for your vacation and study by far! Read less
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