Essential skills

If you would you like to become more confident in speaking, listening, reading, writing or maths courses; we have a range of accredited and non-accredited courses to allow you to work at improving your skills. Got a question? Call 020 7492 2511or email English@citylit.ac.uk

Get in touch on 020 7831 7831 Monday-Friday between 10am-5pm. 

We also offer computing courses for beginners.

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  1. Brush up your grammar

    Course Date: Wed 19 Jul 2017 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Increase your language awareness in order to improve your writing skills, learn a foreign language, teach English or help your children. Topics include parts of speech, sentence structure, word functions and basic punctuation. If you speak English as a second language, please see the course ‘Grammar in practice’ instead.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £149.00

  2. English pronunciation: stage 1

    Course Date: Mon 24 Jul 2017 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Improve your pronunciation of standard English on this intensive, two-week course which includes detailed study of vowel and consonant sounds. Ideal for speakers of other languages who are fluent in English. Some homework required.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £199.00

  3. English pronunciation: stage 2

    Course Date: Mon 31 Jul 2017 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ideal if you have completed 'English pronunciation: stage 1', the course develops fluency and clarity and explores diphthongs and triphthongs, inflexion and intonation, and the rhythms of standard English.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £199.00

  4. English pronunciation: stage 3

    Course Date: Mon 7 Aug 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Designed for students who have completed English pronunciation stages 1 and 2. Conversation and reading aloud a variety of texts will help to pinpoint those pronunciation worries still to be addressed.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  5. Reading and communication skills

    Course Date: Sun 11 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you enjoy reading and wish to improve your communication and discussion skills? Then this is the course for you. Improve your ability to express yourself, choose the right words and give your opinion on a range of issues.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £42.00

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