Nottingham, United Kingdom

English Language and Culture

when 18 July 2022 - 29 July 2022
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 10 EC
fee GBP 1100

On this course you’ll spend time with your language tutor, building your skills and confidence in listening, reading, speaking and writing.

You’ll take part in interactive workshops, and there’ll be plenty of fun opportunities for practising your skills on campus.

You’ll also explore the city’s history, heritage and culture by visiting attractions, museums and galleries, and put you new language skills to the test.

During the course you will:

• complete engaging exercises set by an expert tutor
• interact with new people of differing backgrounds and transfer your knowledge to real-world situations
• explore Nottingham and the local culture and heritage
• expand your knowledge of vocabulary and grammar
• research a group project on a subject of special interest
• enhance your English language level
• build confidence in English speaking and writing
• be exposed to UK culture and regional accents
• develop your formal and informal English language speaking skills
• present the project to fellow students.

You’ll work together on a group project to learn more about the UK, its people and culture.

This course includes classroom-based English studies and plenty of time exploring the city, experiencing the culture and applying your new English skills.

Nottingham is a vibrant city with a rich heritage, making this the ideal place to have fun whilst building your confidence.

Target group

This course is for students who’d like to improve their English language skills whilst learning about the culture and people of the UK.

Course aim

After studying on this course you should:

• enhance your English language level
• build confidence in English speaking and writing
• develop your formal and informal English language speaking skills


At the end of the course, you will present your project to the rest of the group and receive feedback on your work from your tutor and fellow students.

Credits info

10 EC
10 UK credits / 5 ECTS

Fee info

GBP 1100: Early-bird discount available for students who pay the tuition fee by 31st March - £990!

Tuition fee includes course materials, our exciting social and cultural programme, support from our friendly team of student buddies, use of our GSS Hub with free drinks, and a trip to the beautiful city of Oxford.
GBP 350: Choose from on-campus or off-campus accommodation. Both offer single en-suite rooms on a self-catering basis with shared kitchen and living spaces, kitchen and bedding packs and 24 hour security/reception cover.

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