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University Language Centre

Course description

The English Summer Programme is ideally suited to overseas university students or anyone who wishes to visit the North of England, improve their English language proficiency and have the opportunity to meet other students from around the world. The course is supplemented by a lively evening and weekend social programme.

You will study English for 15 hours a week and you will have the opportunity to go on local educational visits and places of cultural interest for the remaining six hours.

Sample timetable

Monday

9.30am - 11am: Core language
11am - 11.30am: Break
11.30am - 1pm: Core language
1pm - 2pm: Lunch
2pm - 3:30pm: Integrated Skills with British and Manchester Cultural Studies OR English for Academic Purposes (with IELTS preparation)

Tuesday

9.30am - 11am: Core language
11am - 11.30am: Break
11.30am - 1pm: Core language
1pm - 2pm: Lunch
2pm - 3:30pm: Integrated Skills with British and Manchester Cultural Studies OR English for Academic Purposes (with IELTS preparation)

Wednesday

9.30am - 11am: Core language
11am - 11.30am: Break
11.30am - 1pm: Core language
1pm - 2pm: Lunch
2pm - 3:30pm: Integrated Skills with British and Manchester Cultural Studies OR English for Academic Purposes (with IELTS preparation)

Thursday

9.30am - 11am: Core language
11am - 11.30am: Break
11.30am - 1pm: Core language
1pm - 2pm: Lunch
2pm - 3:30pm: Integrated Skills with British and Manchester Cultural Studies OR English for Academic Purposes (with IELTS preparation)

Friday

9.30am - 11am: Integrated Skills with British and Manchester Cultural Studies OR English for Academic Purposes (with IELTS preparation)
11am - 11.30am: Break
11.30am - 1pm: Core language
1pm - 2pm: Lunch
2pm - 3:30pm: FREE TIME