University of Cape Town - English Language Centre

General English Standard (GE20)

20 lessons / week · Cape Town, South Africa
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General Language 

Our General English courses are ideal if you use English for everyday purposes. On our Standard GE course you will study 20 lessons a week from 9am to 1pm. The course will teach you English vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation together with the four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing.


Características y requisitos:

Minimum age: 18 years
Minimum duration: 1 week
Quantity: 20 lessons / week

University of Cape Town - English Language Centre

When you enrol in the UCT English Language Centre, you join an international community of students who have chosen to expand their cultural, academic and professional horizons by learning English with the top University in Africa – the University of Cape Town.  Based in the vibrant, academically diverse Faculty of Humanities, ELC is at the forefront of English Language Teaching research in Africa, and the development of a language teaching pedagogy that is uniquely relevant to the Global South.

Cape Town, South Africa - The Centre is located at the University’s Hiddingh Campus in the heart of the city. It is a short walk from Cape Town’s vibrant cultural and historic centre, and has easy access to the beaches and local attractions.  

Weekly schedule (days and hours)

Monday09:00 - 13:00

Tuesday09:00 - 13:00

Wednesday09:00 - 13:00

Thursday09:00 - 13:00

Friday09:00 - 13:00

language school equipment

student room
Library
Wifi
Kitchen
Computer room

Nationality Mix

Saudi Arabia
22%
Libya
13%
DR Congo
11%
Angola
9%
Brazil
8%
Yemen
6%
France
4%
Gabon
4%
Spain
3%
Switzerland
3%
Others
2%

Visa Information

We cannot apply for visas on behalf of students. However, the language school will provide you with all the documentation you need to support your successful visa application. These documents will be sent to your home address by regular mail free of charge.

cancellation policy for not obtaining a visa


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Residence

ELC Student Residence Standard Single Room (Self-Catering)

This residence – also known as ‘The Yellow House’ – is located in one of the oldest and most historic areas of Cape Town, and has amazing views over Cape Town, Lion’s Head and Table Mountain. You will be staying in ... (+)

From: $ 147,90
1 week
/ 2 800,00 R

ELC Student Residence Large Single Room (Self-Catering)

This residence – also known as ‘The Yellow House’ – is located in one of the oldest and most historic areas of Cape Town, and has amazing views over Cape Town, Lion’s Head and Table Mountain. You will be staying in ... (+)

From: $ 155,29
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/ 2 940,00 R

Homestay

Homestay Single Room (2 Meals/Day)

Staying with a homestay family is a wonderful way to develop your English outside of the classroom. This language-immersion experience provides the opportunity to hear and use natural English through real conversations. We work with the best Cape Town hosts ... (+)

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Homestay Single Room (2 Meals/Day, Private Bathroom)

Staying with a homestay family is a wonderful way to develop your English outside of the classroom. This language-immersion experience provides the opportunity to hear and use natural English through real conversations. We work with the best Cape Town hosts ... (+)

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