English for Partners

Course Timetable Michaelmas Term 2021

  Mode of Delivery  Duration  Day and Time of classes Date of first class Date of final class
Closed for enrolment In-person Weeks 2-8 Wednesdays 10:00 - 12:00 20 October 2021 01 December 2021

Enrolment is now closed. Please join our mailing list to be kept informed of when enrolment opens for our intensives courses at the end of term.

Course overview

The aims of this course are to:

  • Improve your general confidence, fluency and accuracy in English
  • Develop the language and skills needed in a range of everyday situations
  • Increase your vocabulary 
  • Improve your pronunciation
  • Revise and extend essential areas of grammar
  • Give you guidance on using online resources to improve your English outside of class 

Learning outcomes

  • Increase your fluency in English on a range of topics
  • Improve your English pronunciation and practise listening for gist and detail
  • Revise some basic grammatical areas, and work on your own accuracy, gaining an awareness of errors you commonly make
  • Increase your vocabulary on selected topics and everyday situations, and have a better understanding of how vocabulary functions in English
  • Learn more about life in Britain and Oxford

 A certificate of attendance is available upon request if you have attended at least 80% of the course.

Enrolment information

For Learners with an Oxford University SSO (Single Sign-On) simply click on the enrol button next to the class that you wish to join. 

For Learners without an Oxford University SSO, or who are not members of the University, please email admin@lang.ox.ac.uk with the following details:

  • Full name
  • Email address and phone number
  • The name of the course you wish to study
  • The start date and time of the course
  • Your connection to Oxford University, if any (to determine course fee)

We will then provisionally enrol you onto the course and send you a link to the Oxford University Online Store for payment. Once payment is received we will confirm your place on the course. 

Course structure

  • Taught in Weeks 2-8 
  • Number of classes per week: 1
  • Length of class: 2 hours
  • Individual feedback and one to one tutor support is available


Intensive Course Structure

  • One week intensive course
  • Taught in week 9 of term (Monday - Friday)
  • Number of classes throughout the week: 5
  • Length of class: 2-3 hours
  • Total hours of tuition over the week: 14


Course fees


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