PROGRAMMES

ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSES

All courses begin on each and every Monday morning throughout the year. Opportunity 6: Examination Preparation, is offered depending on the examination dates in Cape Town. Dates for our Tailor-made Programmes are entirely flexible, and are available on request.

At Kurus English, each lesson is of 50 minutes’ duration, with a maximum of 8 students per class in six different English levels (Beginner to Advanced). Kurus English is a small, private Language School with 5 classrooms and a maximum capacity of 40 students.

Kurus English is a school for adult education and therefore open to everyone aged 18 years and over. As an exception, we welcome parents and their children (minimum age 16).

English language tuition at Kurus English is provided in the following courses:

 

OPPORTUNITY 1: General English (20 lessons)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 09:00-10:40 Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar
 11:00-12:40 Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary

20  lessons: General English: Grammar and Skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking and vocabulary development.


 

OPPORTUNITY 2: General Intensive English (30 lessons)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 09:00-10:40 Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar
 11:00-12:40 Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30 Break Break Break Break Break
13:30-15:10 Communication Communication Communication Communication Communication

20  lessons: General English
10 lessons: Communication Class (classroom based)


 

OPPORTUNITY 3: Language Culture Discovery (30 lessons)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09:00-10:40 Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar
11:00-12:40 Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30 Break Break Break Break Break
13:30-16:00 Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion

20  lessons: General English
10 lessons: Language Excursions: experiential communication lessons outside the classroom, encountering the diverse people of Cape Town.


 

OPPORTUNITY 4: Language Culture Discovery + Private (34 lessons)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09:00-10:40 Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar
11:00-12:40 Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30 Break Break Break Break Break
13:30-14:20 Private
Lessons
Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
Private
Lessons
14:20-15:10
15:10-16:00

20  lessons: General English
10 lessons: Language Excursions (outside of the classroom)
4 lessons: Private Lessons (one-to-one for e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, Business English)


 

OPPORTUNITY 5: Business English (30 lessons)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09:00-10:40 Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar
11:00-12:40 Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30 Break Break Break Break Break
13:30-15:10 Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons

20  lessons: General English
10 lessons: Private Lessons Business English (also suitable for e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC)


 

OPPORTUNITY 6: Examination Preparation (FCE, CAE, CPE) (32 lessons)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09:00-10:40 Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar Grammar
11:00-12:40 Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30 Break Break Break Break Break
13:30-14:20 Exam
Preparation
Exam
Preparation
Language Excursion Exam
Preparation
Exam
Preparation
14:20-15:10
15:10-16:00

20  lessons: General English
8 lessons: Exam Preparation (FCE, CAE, CPE)
4 lessons: Language Excursions

Kurus English offers Examination Preparation for Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE), Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE). Morning: 4 lessons General Intensive English (Upper Intermediate level for FCE, Advanced level for CAE and CPE): Grammar, Skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking. Afternoon: 2 lessons of FCE; CAE; CPE Master Class which include specific guidance, tuition and support aimed exclusively at success in the examinations. Once a week, there is an opportunity to practice and improve your English while joining one of our Language Excursions; which provide you with the occasion to discover and experience the diversity of Cape Town and its people. Depending on the course progress, the Language Excursion might be exchanged for Exam Preparation classes, such as on the other days. This happens by mutual agreement between the students and your teacher.

 

COURSES IN 2018:
08.01.2018 – 09.03.2018; Examination Period: 10.03. – 17.03. (FCE, CAE, CPE)
12.03.2018 – 11.05.2018; Examination Period: 12.05. – 19.05. (FCE, CAE, CPE)
02.04.2018 – 01.06.2018; Examination Period: 02.06. – 09.06. (CAE)
09.04.2018 – 08.06.2018; Examination Period: 09.06. – 16.06. (FCE, CPE)
25.06.2018 – 24.08.2018; Examination Period: 25.08. – 01.09. (FCE, CAE)
01.10.2018 – 30.11.2018; Examination Period: 01.12. – 08.12. (FCE, CAE, CPE)


Opportunity 7: Tailor-made Programmes

Kurus English provides Tailor-made Programmes for companies, governmental groups or for whomever may require them. They are designed individually and start and end as requested.

Pricelist 2018 – English Language Courses

These prices are valid from 01.01.2018 to 31.12.2018. They include English tuition, all course materials and Value-added tax (VAT).

Currency 1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks Weeks
5-7
OPPORTUNITY 1: General English
(20 lessons)
EUR 300 530 740 950 +190
OPPORTUNITY 2: General Intensive English
(30 lessons)
EUR 420 770 1.090 1.410 +290
OPPORTUNITY 3: Language Culture Discovery
(30 lessons)
EUR 550 1.030 1.490 1.950 +420
OPPORTUNITY 4: Language Culture Discovery + Private
(34 lessons)
EUR 660 1.250 1.820 2.390 +520
OPPORTUNITY 5: Business English
(30 lessons)
EUR 575 1.080 1.565 2.050 +440

 

OPPORTUNITY 6: Examination Preparation (32 lessons)

Currency 9 weeks
FCE- First Certificate in English EUR 3.300
CAE- Certificate in Advanced English EUR 3.400
CPE- Certificate of Proficiency in English EUR 3.600
Please note that course participants are required to pay an additional examination fee of about ZAR 2500 (~EUR 180). Payable in Cape Town and cost subject to change.
OPPORTUNITY 7: Tailor-made Programmes Course fee details are
available on request

All prices are subject to change.