COURSES

February 9, 2016

Knysna English School - English Student in the Classroom

Knysna English School offers English courses to suit the needs and budget of each student. It is our mission to ensure that each student has the most enjoyable and most successful English-learning experience possible. We do this by using the latest course materials and methodologies, by employing highly trained and experienced teachers, by constantly upskilling our teachers with training, by keeping our classes small and by offering useful English courses.

General English

General English is for students who want to improve their overall skills in English. The aim of this course is to help students to communicate. These classes and interactive and fun and encourage students to speak to each other and their teacher. General English is the course we use for group bookings.

  • Duration of course: 1 week to 52 weeks
  • Age of student: 12 years +
  • Language level: A1 to C2

Business English and English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

Business English and ESP are for students who are looking to use English in a more formal context. Students will concentrate on formal English, business writing and on business role plays such as giving presentation and chairing meetings. ESP is for specific industries such as Oil and Gas, Aviation and Medicine and the skills and vocabulary needed to communicate effectively in each context.

  • Duration of course: 1 week to 52 weeks
  • Age of student: 12 years +
  • Language level: A1 to C2

IELTS Exam Preparation

IELTS is an English exam that accurately tests English knowledge in speaking, writing, listening and reading. It is an exam that is recognised world-wide and is taken by students who want to study at English-speaking universities or those who wish to emigrate to English-speaking countries. Knysna English School offers a selection of courses and workshops that have ample exam training to ensure that students past IELTS first time.

  • Duration of course: 1 week to 52 weeks
  • Age of student: 12 years +
  • Language level: A1 to C2

Young Learners

Our Young Learner courses concentrate on keeping young students engaged and interested. Classes are varied and interactive and students often spend time outside of the classroom. Teachers are specially trained to teach these courses to ensure students get the most out of their time in the classroom.

  • Duration of course: 1 week to 52 weeks
  • Age of student: 10 years to 16 years
  • Language level: A1 to C2

Other Courses

At Knysna English School we will tailor-make a special course to your exact specifications. This could include small groups or private lessons.