General English - Virtual Groups

This virtual learning English course is delivered in small groups and will help you make progression using English for a variety of everyday situations. You will be able to talk about culture, sporting, travel, food, history, and art. The trainer will focus on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation, and you will improve your English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. This course will develop your confidence to communicate in a social setting about many subjects. 

The course is delivered in morning and afternoon sessions so you can choose which is the best option for your time zone. 

If you book online on the weekend, please be aware that you course will be confirmed on Monday morning, and the 6 am session cannot be booked.

Who is it for? 

This English language course is for people who are starting their English language learning journey or for those who want to gain more confidence. If you want to study in a group environment without the need to travel, you can learn with our expert trainers in our virtual classrooms. We take a communicative method to our training so this will help you get used to using your spoken English more and you can make new friends from around the world! You may also want to improve your general skills before moving on to a more specialised English course.  

How is training delivered 

Training is delivered using the online communication platform Zoom which is compatible with all laptops, desktops and mobile phones.  

Instructions on how to join the virtual group will be sent to you. 

Benefits 

By the end of the course you will: 

  • Have improved your listening skills 

  • Be more confident when you speak 

  • Be able to ask questions and participate in conversations 

  • Be able to use English more effectively in a range of situations 

  • Understand British culture and customs 

  • Be able to correct your own mistakes 

Everything you will learn on this course is practical, and you will be able to practise your new skills and fluency during role-play of real-life scenarios. 

Course content 

  • Speaking, listening, reading and speaking activities 
  • Practical grammar 
  • Expanding vocabulary 
  • Communication strategies 
  • Discussions and role-plays 
  • Pronunciation 
  • Social and intercultural English 
  • English for work and travel 
  • Modern British culture 
  • Media, news and views 
  • Films and other arts 

Included in the fees

  • All course materials and resources 

  • Three months access to London School Online platform

  • Detailed end-of-course progress report 

  • Certificate of completion 

Since the coronavirus pandemic took on major proportions...[The London School of English] has been on the side of students to understand their concerns and needs. We were offered the possibility to take classes online and the platform has been really great. The format of the classes remains the same, with many discussions and exchange of information.

Anna Setubal
  • location online
  • students Maximum group size: 8
  • age Minimum age: 18
  • duration Duration: 1 to 20 weeks
  • time 15 hours per week:
    Monday to Friday. Choose your session (all times are UK time):
    1st session: 06:00 - 09:30
    2nd session: 10:00 - 13:30
    3rd session: 14:00 - 17:30
  • dates Start date: every Monday
  • price £295 per week
  • timetable Click here to view sample week

English Level

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9

Level 1 (Beginner)

I do not speak any English.

Level 2 (Elementary)

I can say and understand a few things in English.

Level 3 (Pre-Intermediate)

I can communicate simply and understand in familiar situations but only with some difficulty.

Level 4 (Low Intermediate)

I can make simple sentences and can understand the main points of a conversation but need much more vocabulary.

Level 5 (Intermediate)

I can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary.

Level 6 (Upper Intermediate)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 7 (Pre-Advanced)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 8 (Advanced)

I speak and understand very well but sometimes have problems with unfamiliar situations and vocabulary.

Level 9 (Very Advanced)

I speak and understand English completely fluently.