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Adult Summer Courses


SPEAKING WORKSHOPS

Classes specially prepared to create a relaxed environment and to motivate and inspire discussions, debates and interesting conversations!
Native and trained teachers guide small classes of students grouped by level.
CLASSES DE CONVERSA EN ANGLÈS PER NIVELLS A PARTIR D'INTERMIG BAIX.

Basic information

  • Calendar: July 2nd to 27th and September 3rd to 28th
  • Capacity: Groups of 3 to 8 students
  • Level required: A2 minimum
  • Length: 1 to 4 times a week (1,5h class). From 1 to 8 weeks.
  • Times: Monday to Thursday, 17:30 - 19:00 // 19:00 - 20:30
  • Prices
    • 4 classes or less: 12eur/h
    • 5 to 8 classes: 11 eur/h
    • 9 or more classes: 10 eur/h

Course details

  • Improve your communication and comprehension skills by practising conversation in a natural and relaxed environment.
  • Receive error correction and feedback on your progress. Our native and trained teachers will help you understand your errors and take you one step further!
  • Practice your speaking using specific grammar structures and vocabulary without even noticing it! Fun and different activities in every session, interesting and new topics to learn each week.
  • Move up to the next CEFR level and improve on your natural conversation! Classes based on specific levels, to make sure that your progress is consistent with the European regulation.

LEVELS OFFERED

  • A2: Pre-intermediate
  • B1: Intermediate
  • B2: Upper intermediate
  • C1: Advanced

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ENGLISH THROUGH FILM

Looking for something a bit different this summer? Want to perfect your English in a dynamic way? Want to discover European short film? We’ll explore European short films focusing on essential elements: sound, music, dialogues, narrative and cinematography.

  • Gain more confidence in giving opinions 
  • Have more vocabulary and expressions to give descriptions
  • Discover short films 

Basic information

  • Calendar: July 2nd - July 26th
  • Capacity: Groups of 5 to 9 students
  • Level required: B2 minimum
  • Length: 3 hours a week (1,5 hour classes). 8 classes in 4 weeks (12 hours)
  • Times: M/W 19:30 - 21:00 // T/Th 19:30 - 21:00
  • Price: 150 euros

Course details

Contents

Enjoy learning about different filmmaking techniques to maximise practise of: speaking, listening, reading and writing. (Please note we will NOT be making films).

Format

Collaborative, dynamic activities based on watching and listening to a selection of clips taken from short films. Time permitting, at the end of each session there will be a complete viewing and time for comment.

Language objectives

Increase written and oral skills. Practice; language on recounting, past and future tenses, prediction and connectors, narrative and descriptive language and expressions.

Course calendar*

  • Week 1 – Sound, music and dialogue in cinema 
  • Week 2 – Image, setting and character in film
  • Week 3 – Time; flashbacks, narrating and flashforward
  • Week 4 – Film language; camera shots and angles.

*(subject to changes)

About the teacher: JOANNA SANDS

Joanna has over 12 years of teaching experience. She collaborates with Tea or Coffee on summer school courses and
teacher training. She believes English is easier if it's taught in a motivating and entertaining way. 

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FCE INTENSIVE COURSE

Get ready for your FCE or CAE Exam. Choose the number of hours you can commit to per week: once or twice a week or, for a more intensive program, try combining it with the Summer Speaking Course. 
Native and trained teachers guide small classes of students grouped by level.

Basic information

  • Calendar: July 2nd to 27th and September 3rd to 28th (8 weeks)
  • Capacity: Groups of 3 to 9 students
  • Level required: B2 minimum
  • Length: Twice a week (1,5h class). 15 classes in 8 weeks
  • Times: Monday & Wednesday 19:00 - 20:30
  • Price: 288,00 euros ( 10% discount if you combine this program with the Speaking Worskhops)

Course details

  • Review First Certificate level grammar and vocabulary. Clarify all your doubts regarding structures and master the use of recently learned words.
  • Improve your speaking skills by adding natural conversation exercises to the Speaking Paper practise.
  • Practice your exam technique using real exam formats and timed tests to prepare your reaction time more accurately.
  • Receive individual feedback and get study recommendations. Our native and trained teachers will help you understand your errors and take you one step further! 
  • Reduced groups enable more class time to speak and correct your exercises.

Get the qualification you need!

SITTING THE EXAM

  • Tea or Coffee takes care of the whole registration process. 
  • Last exam date: July 27th.
  • Registration deadline: July 8th
  • After summer, registration generally needs to take place at least THREE WEEKS before the date of the exam.

 

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