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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 for a minimum of 20 hourd per week which includesa minimum of 14 hours a week general English (core modules) and 6 hours of Intergrated Skills and British Culture/English for Academic Purposes (with IELTS preparation).

Sample timetable

Please note that the sample timetable is a guide only. Lesson times are subject to change. Classes may take place Monday to Friday between 09.00am - 3.30pm.

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

09.45am - 11.15am: Core language
11.15am - 11.20am: Break
11.20am - 1.05pm: 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