Intensive Course Options

Intensive Course Options


If you would like to take an intensive course of 28 lessons per week, you will need to select your standard course (24 lessons) and an optional course (4 lessons).

Our intensive programmes allow you to focus on a particular area of the English language and expand your knowledge of English to meet your individual needs and interests.

Legal English with TOLES Preparation

You will work on improving all four English language skills within a legal context as well as learning specific legal terminology and how to use it appropriately. The course also includes preparation for the Test of Legal English Skills (TOLES) so there is an emphasis on the exam techniques and study strategies required to pass the exam. In addition to this, participants are expected to improve their core study skills through up to 2 hours of focused self-study each evening set by their tutors to meet their needs.

Please note: Preparation for the TOLES exam takes place in the 3rd week of the course.  You have 3 different options for study:

  • First 2 weeks = Legal English only
  • Last two weeks = TOLES Preparation only
  • All 4 weeks = Legal English + TOLES preparation 

All options follow our Intensive course timetable of 28-lessons per week. You will study Monday - Thursday 09:15 - 15:45 and Friday 09:15 - 12:55 only.

The areas of focus on the course is commercial law, contractslitigation process, property, employment, bankruptcy and insolvency.

Further topics covered include:

  • Corporate law
  • Business Associations
  • Sale of goods
  • Real Property
  • Intellectual Property
  • Debtor-Creditor
  • Competition
  • Environmental
  • Negotiable Instruments
  • Secured transactions
  • Aspects of International law

The course includes a free visit to the iconic Royal Courts of Justice in central London.

NB:  There is a supplementary charge of £150 to take the TOLES exam.

Course Name
Legal English with TOLES Preparation (TOLES)
Course Category
Intensive Courses (INT)
Minimum Age
20
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates (4 available)
From 02-01-2018 to 26-01-2018
From 29-05-2018 to 22-06-2018
From 30-07-2018 to 24-08-2018
From 29-10-2018 to 23-11-2018
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Course Length (Weeks)
2 to 4
CEFR Course Level
B2 to C2

Pricing

Price (1 to 2 weeks)
£345.00 per week
Price (2 to 4 weeks)
£345.00 per week

Cambridge Advanced Intensive

This Intensive Cambridge English Language Course consists of 28 lessons, 23 hours and 20 minutes per week of preparation for the Cambridge Advanced Examination combined with a specialist optional class to further focus your skills on what you need.

On this course, you will:

  • Benefit from a dedicated class that will prepare you for CAE.
  • Focus on developing exam strategies and techniques that will help you reach a good score in the examination.
  • Do practice tests under test conditions and will receive feedback on your performance.
  • Take an internationally-recognised exam at the end of the course here at our exam centre.
  • Get up to 2 hours of homework each evening.

Intensive Option

Our intensive option gives you the opportunity to improve your English Language to prepare for the Cambridge English Language Examination and at the same time study other specialist types of English Language. Combine your CAE course with one of the specialist courses from the options in the booking menu to expand your knowledge of English Language to meet your social and individual interests.

Cambridge Advanced Intensive
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Course Name
Cambridge Advanced Intensive (EXAI)
Course Category
Cambridge Examination Courses (EX)
Minimum Age
16
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates (2 available)
From 02-07-2018 to 27-07-2018
From 30-07-2018 to 24-08-2018
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Course Length (Weeks)
4
CEFR Course Level
C1

Pricing

Price (3 to 4 weeks)
£345.00 per week

Cambridge First Intensive

Our Intensive Cambridge English Language Course consists of 28 lessons, 23 hours and 20 minutes per week of preparation for the Cambridge First Certificate Examination combined with a specialist optional class to further focus your skills on what you need.

On this course, you will:

  • Benefit from a dedicated class that will prepare you for FCE.
  • Focus on developing exam strategies and techniques that will help you reach a good score in the examination.
  • Do practice tests under test conditions and will receive feedback on your performance.
  • Take an internationally-recognised exam at the end of the course here at our exam centre.
  • Get up to 2 hours of homework each evening.

Intensive Option

Our intensive option gives you the opportunity to improve your English for the Cambridge English Language Exam and at the same time study other specialist types of English Language. Combine your FCE course with one of the specialist English Language courses from the options in the booking menu to expand your knowledge of English Language to meet your social and individual needs and interests.

Cambridge First Intensive
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Course Name
Cambridge First Intensive (EXFI)
Course Category
Cambridge Examination Courses (EX)
Minimum Age
16
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates (2 available)
From 02-07-2018 to 27-07-2018
From 30-07-2018 to 24-08-2018
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Course Length (Weeks)
4
CEFR Course Level
B2

Pricing

Price (3 to 4 weeks)
£345.00 per week

Intensive Academic Year Programme 24 - 35 weeks

23 hours and 20 minutes per week for 24 to 35 weeks.

On this course, you will:

  • Progress to a good level in all areas of English including grammar, vocabulary, speaking, listening, pronunciation, reading and writing.
  • Prepare for the exams you need if you plan to go to an English-speaking college or university.
  • Join any full-time standard course as part of your Academic Year Programme at no extra cost.
  • Expect up to 2 hours homework per day.

Choose from our Intensive options:

  • Communication Skills
  • Grammar and Writing
  • IELTS Preparation & Academic Writing
  • Medical English
  • Cambridge First Preparation
  • Cambridge Advanced Preparation
  • One to One or Two to One

 

Intensive Academic Year Programme 24 - 35 weeks
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Course Name
Intensive Academic Year Programme 24 - 35 weeks (AYP24I)
Course Category
Academic Year English Course (AYP)
Minimum Age
16
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates (2 available)
From 03-01-2017 to 15-12-2017
From 02-01-2018 to 14-12-2018
Any Monday: Add to basket to select date.
Course Length (Weeks)
24 to 35
CEFR Course Level
A1 to C2

Pricing

Price (24 weeks +)
£257.00 per week
Price (24 weeks +)
£264.00 per week

Intensive Academic Year Programme 36+ weeks

23 hours and 20 minutes per week for 36+ weeks.

On this course, you will:

  • Progress to a good level in all areas of English including grammar, vocabulary, speaking, listening, pronunciation, reading and writing.
  • Prepare for the exams you need if you plan to go to an English-speaking college or university.
  • Join any full-time standard course as part of your Academic Year Programme at no extra cost.
  • Expect up to 2 hours homework per day.

Choose from our Intensive options:

  • Communication Skills
  • Grammar and Writing
  • IELTS Preparation (Academic) & Academic Writing
  • Medical English
  • Cambridge First Preparation
  • Cambridge Advanced Preparation
  • One to One or Two to One
Intensive Academic Year Programme 36+ weeks
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Course Name
Intensive Academic Year Programme 36+ weeks (AYP36I)
Course Category
Academic Year English Course (AYP)
Minimum Age
16
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates (2 available)
From 03-01-2017 to 15-12-2017
From 02-01-2018 to 14-12-2018
Any Monday: Add to basket to select date.
Course Length (Weeks)
36 to 50
CEFR Course Level
A1 to C2

Pricing

Price (36 weeks +)
£244.00 per week
Price (36 weeks +)
£249.00 per week

Teachers' Refresher Plus

This Teachers' English language course is for overseas teachers who want to enhance their English proficiency, study recent developments in teaching methodology, and learn about British culture. This course will help you develop professionally as a teacher by exploring your own teaching experience and developing new ideas. You will take home a wide variety of practical teaching activities which can be adapted to your own class and style.

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Learned new teaching methods and ideas and analysed the more traditional
  • Gained an insight into British culture and changes in the language
  • Had the opportunity to practise and develop your own language skills, for example, by looking at English expressions and collocations
  • Analysed complex grammatical structures
  • Observed other teachers at work in Wimbledon School of English
  • Had the opportunity to discuss and share teaching ideas and experiences with colleagues

This course is aimed at non-native speakers who have experience of teaching English and hold a teaching qualification from their own country.

 

Course length: courses are 1 or 2 weeks long in January and July. Please refer to the dates on the right.

Teachers' Refresher Plus
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Course Name
Teachers' Refresher Plus (TKRP)
Course Category
Teachers' English Courses (TK)
Minimum Age
20
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates (4 available)
From 02-01-2018 to 05-01-2018
From 02-01-2018 to 12-01-2018
From 16-07-2018 to 20-07-2018
From 16-07-2018 to 27-07-2018
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Course Length (Weeks)
1 to 2
CEFR Course Level
B2 to C2

Pricing

Price (1 to 2 weeks)
£394.00 per week

Medical English Intensive

If you are a healthcare professional or university student and you want to improve your Medical English langue skills, this is the course for you. It is an intensive programme of 28 lessons per week so you will study 5 mornings and 4 afternoons per week. 

For those working in a medical field, it is important to be highly accurate and clear in their communication but they also need to be able to show tact and sensitivity. During the course you will develop these English language skills in a variety of contexts. This will help you increase your confidence when communicating with patients and their families as well as with colleagues. Guidance for OET (Occupational English Test), combined with a study plan, can be included for those planning to sit the test. For further information about the test, go to the OET website

By the end of the course, you will have:

  • Studied the language of medicine in various contexts
  • Learned to communicate effectively with patients and colleagues
  • Increased your awareness of specialised terminology
  • Analysed real case scenarios
  • Learned how to deal with challenging situations
  • Visited one of London’s excellent hospital museums
  • Had tutorials with your teacher to discuss your progress and future plans
Medical English Intensive
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Course Name
Medical English Intensive (MED28)
Course Category
Medical English (MED)
Minimum Age
20
Lessons Per Week
28
Maximum Class Size
14
Course Dates
From 23-07-2018 to 03-08-2018
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Course Length (Weeks)
2
CEFR Course Level
B2 to C2

Pricing

Price (1 to 2 weeks)
£345.00 per week

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