Our English Language and Culture course offers a great opportunity to develop your language skills and immerse yourself in British culture. It is based at our vibrant university campus just a few minutes’ walk from the beautiful, historic city centre of Cambridge.
The course includes 15 hours of language and culture classes, weekly trips to popular tourist attractions and afternoon activities both on and off campus. It will also give you some free time to explore the wonderful history of Cambridge and the surrounding areas.
Classes will include a range of English language skills, including fluency and pronunciation, grammar, reading, listening and writing skills in interesting real life contexts. There will also be seminars on a variety of cultural topics including British class systems, the Royal Family and British cuisine.
The course is very much focussed on developing your language and communication skills – classes are lively and interactive. You’ll also have lots of opportunities to practice your English in informal settings on the various organised day trips and local activities.
As a student at Anglia Ruskin you will have full access to all university facilities including the library, our fully equipped multi-media language centre and social facilities. During your free time you will be welcome to use these facilities for your own private study to further support your English language development.
The English and Culture programme comprises of 15 study hours a week. The course content includes the following:
There will be an active social programme. This will include full and half day excursions to enhance your cultural experience in the UK. As well as fun sports activities on/off campus.
We run our English Language and Culture course in the summer and you can choose from attending a two or four week course. We welcome both individual and group bookings.
|Course Length||Start Date||End Date||Course Fee|
|2 weeks||17 July 2017||28 July 2017||£1,550|
|2 weeks||31 July 2017||11 August 2017||£1,550|
|4 weeks||17 July 2017||11 August 2017||£3,000|
The course fee includes:
The course does not include meals but you will have access to a full equipped kitchen and there are plenty of restaurants and cafes on campus and close to the university.
At the end of the course there is no formal assessment but you will receive a certificate of attendance. You’ll also be invited to a leaving ceremony to celebrate the end of your course with your classmates and with our LSU staff.
Whether you aim to work in the creative industries or the social sciences, the legal profession or public service, the Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need for professional life.
Our lively, diverse community and ambitious academic environment will broaden your horizons and help you develop your full potential - many of our courses give you the chance to learn another language, study abroad or undertake work placements as you study.
If you’re interested in art, music, drama or film, check out our packed programme of events. Together with our partners in the creative and cultural industries, we’re always working to enrich the cultural life of the university and the wider community.
Our research is groundbreaking and internationally recognised, with real social impact. We support the Cultures of the Digital Economy Research Institute (CoDE), whose projects include interactive music apps and documenting lifesaving childbirth procedures, as well as nine international research clusters, such as the Centre for Children's Book Studies and the Labour History Research Unit.
In the Research Excellence Framework 2014, six of our subject areas were awarded world-leading status: Law; Art and Design; English Language and Literature, Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; History; Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts.
To apply for this course you will need to complete the application form and email this to firstname.lastname@example.org
Once we have received your application form you will be sent an offer letter by email. You will need to return the acceptance slip (included in the offer letter) and pay for the English Language course fee in full.
Before you start your course we will send you a pre-arrival guide with information on your accommodation and how to arrange your free airport pick-up.
Please note we will not be able to confirm your place on the English Language and Culture Course and reserve your accommodation until we have received the acceptance slip from you offer letter and received full payment.
Your English should be at intermediate level or above. To join this course you may need to apply for a Short term study visa, (if you are applying as an international student). You should be aged 18 or over at the start of this course.