LTC English

Introduction

If you join our school, you will not only enjoy lessons with our qualified teachers, and have activities arranged each week, but you will also study in an 18th-century mansion. This beautiful and historic building was once home to the Dukes of Devonshire and Lord Wilmington. Here at LTC Eastbourne, we are offering students a unique opportunity, to study the English language in a traditionally British school on its own private, historic estate.

What courses are available at LTC Eastbourne?

Our school offers a variety of English Courses in Eastbourne, from General English and Exam Preparation courses for adult students to a homestay and residential Summer School programmes for young learners. We can also offer special group programmes at any time of the year. Visit our YouTube page to see what you can expect from our Summer School and Adult courses.

How big are LTC Eastbourne’s classes?

Our English language courses in Eastbourne are made up of small classes, a maximum of 12 students per class. Our small classes mean that each candidate receives sufficient attention, allowing them to focus on their individual strengths and weaknesses.

Our school has 25 classrooms and up to 300 students during the busy months, with 360 in the summer when we use extra classrooms near to the school.

What can the town of Eastbourne offer students?

Eastbourne is a thriving seaside holiday resort that attracts over four million visitors every year. While studying on an English Course in Eastbourne you will be able to relax in our 10-hectare private garden, spending free time at the beach and exploring the local seaside town. According to the Met Office, Eastbourne is located in the sunniest part of England. Eastbourne is also just 90 minutes from London and 40 minutes from Brighton by train.

Did you know LTC Eastbourne is over 60 years old?

In 2014, LTC celebrated its 60th anniversary as an established English School in Eastbourne. Find out more about the history of our school in our ‘60 years of LTC Eastbourne’ mini brochure and read our blog post about LTC Eastbourne’s 60th-anniversary celebrations.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Courses

Course: General English Plus

Campus Open Enrollment United Kingdom Eastbourne

Our General English Plus course provides students with General English lessons in the morning and specialist subjects in the afternoon. [+]

Overview

Our General English Plus course provides students with General English lessons in the morning and specialist subjects in the afternoon.

In the morning General English classes will work in all areas of English: listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation. In the afternoon classes, students can choose between Communication Skills, Business English and IELTS Exam Preparation.

All our courses are British Council accredited and taught by suitably qualified teachers.

General English + Communication Skills

All levels elementary (Strong A1-A2) to advanced (C1).

The emphasis is on effective communication, especially speaking and listening but also writing and pronunciation. Classroom activities will focus on a variety of situations and tasks.... [-]


Course: General English Standard Course

Campus Open Enrollment United Kingdom Eastbourne

Our General English Standard Course will help students to improve all aspects of their English. [+]

Overview

Our General English Standard Course will help students to improve all aspects of their English.

Students can take a short course to brush up their English and increase their confidence and fluency or a longer course to raise the level of their English language.

Our courses are British Council accredited and taught by qualified teachers.

In the General English Standard Course, students will have lots of listening and speaking practice in class and regular homework.

Course Objectives

We aim to enable students to communicate effectively in English across borders and cultures by:

Increasing their confidence and fluency in English, particularly in listening and speaking Improving their level of English through a combination of language input and practice in the skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing Developing study skills that will enable them to continue to learn English after their course Levels and Progress ... [-]

Course: Parent and Child

Campus Open Enrollment United Kingdom Eastbourne

We know how important it can be for parent and child to travel and study English at the same time, that’s why we offer the following programme. We allow the adults and children to study in age and level appropriate classes, leaving the weekends free for the time as a family. [+]

Overview

We know how important it can be for parent and child to travel and study English at the same time, that’s why we offer the following programme. We allow the adults and children to study in age and level appropriate classes, leaving the weekends free for the time as a family.

For children aged between 10 and 16, we ask that they study with us during the summer period (9th June – 18th August 2019). If, however, the child is over 16 and happy to enrol of an adult course, the parent and child can study at any time throughout the year.

Parents

The adult course available to parents will be one of the following options:

General English Standard Courses (Mornings only) General English Plus (Morning and Afternoon lessons) ... [-]

Courses for Adults Age 50+

Campus 1 - 2 weeks September 2019 United Kingdom Eastbourne

This autumn course provides the opportunity for those over 50 to explore historic sites of East Sussex whilst meeting like-minded people and improving their English in LTC’s unique 18th-century location. [+]

Morning Classes and Afternoon Activities

This autumn course provides the opportunity for those over 50 to explore historic sites of East Sussex whilst meeting like-minded people and improving their English in LTC’s unique 18th-century location.

After English classes in the morning, a series of activities and trips will be arranged in the afternoons. An example of our social programme for 2019 can be seen below. This is subject to change.

DAY/DATE/ACTIVITY

Monday 23rd September 2019 Eastbourne Orientation Tour

Tuesday 24th September 2019 Talk - Historic Sussex

Wednesday 25th September 2019 Visit to Brighton and Royal Pavillion

Thursday 26th September 2019 Alfriston, Clergy House, and cream tea... [-]


Preparatory Programs

Exam Preparation

Campus Open Enrollment United Kingdom Eastbourne

Here at LTC Eastbourne, we offer courses to help with exam preparations. Courses include General English + IELTS Preparation and Cambridge First Exam Preparation (FCE). [+]

Overview

Here at LTC Eastbourne, we offer courses to help with exam preparations. Courses include:

General English + IELTS Preparation Cambridge First Exam Preparation (FCE)

See below for more information about our exam preparation courses.

General English + IELTS Examination Preparation

This exam preparation course is designed for students between Intermediate (B1) and Advanced (C1) levels.

The course will run both in the mornings and afternoons. In the morning, General English classes will work in all areas of English: listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation. In the afternoon, classes will focus on tasks, strategies, and practice for the IELTS exam.... [-]


Summer courses

Summer School for Younger Students (10-17 years old)

Campus 1 - 10 weeks June 2019 United Kingdom Eastbourne

Our summer school is the perfect opportunity to learn English and make friends from all over the world. This year we have two summer school courses available: 1. Standard Summer School (10-17 years old) 2. Semi-Intensive Summer School (14-17 years old) [+]

Overview

Our summer school is the perfect opportunity to learn English and make friends from all over the world.

This year we have two summer school courses available:

Standard Summer School (10-17 years old) Semi-Intensive Summer School (14-17 years old)

Our Standard Summer School course provides 20 English lessons for 15 hours per week.

Our Semi-Intensive Summer School provides 24 English lessons for 18 hours per week.

Course Objectives

We aim to enable students to communicate effectively in English across borders and cultures by:

1. Giving you an experience of English as a living language that will motivate and inspire you to learn English

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Contact

Address Compton Park Compton Place Road
BN21 1EH Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom