The General English Course GE20 is a 20 hour per week module which runs Monday to Friday in the morning for four hours each day.
This leaves you free for the remainder of the day to join the Social Activity Programme, study in our self access facilities or explore Cork and the surrounding areas.
The daily four hour lesson covers all of the English language skills – speaking, listening, reading and writing with an emphasis on speaking and listening.
The main focus of the General English 20 hour course is on communication skills in real life settings.
Course books, workbooks and supplementary material including authentic materials such as newspaper articles newspapers, DVDs, the Internet, books and other media are utilized by the teacher to meet the language needs of all the individuals in the class.
You can join the General English course on any Monday of the year except in the case of a bank holiday where courses then start on the following Tuesday.