Public Sector and Government

English for Politics and Government Administration

Improve your English while learning more about British and European politics.

On this course, you will learn about both national and local politics, exploring the specific vocabulary and terms associated with politics and government. Our knowledgeable tutors will help you understand the language of policy making and “parliamentary language”. The course can include a fascinating Saturday visit with your host tutor to the British Parliament, which will provide you with a first-hand insight into the parliamentary system.

Course Aims

1. To develop language skills in all aspects of political life, including legislation and communication with other parliamentarians or politicians

2. To develop skills in voice and delivery, content, handling questions and delivery of speeches.

3. To develop an understanding of the British political system

4. To work on vocabulary and language relevant to politics, thereby building confidence

Hours per Week

25 hours per week.

Course Length

1 to 2 weeks.

Options

* You can upgrade to a Private bathroom

* You can take a 2 to 1 if you come with a friend,relative or colleague of same level of language

What’s Included

    • Full board: Breakfast/Lunch Dinner
    • Comfortable accommodation study bedroom
    • Day 1 diagnostic assessment
    • Student telephone helpline
    • Experienced exam tutor
    • The latest published exam materials
    • 2 accompanied excursions per week
    • Free Transfers from local station
    • Online certificate & end of course report
    • Pre course planner & student portal
    • Free Wifi with host family
    • Two free online lessons post course

Sample Timetable


Morning Afternoon Evening
Sunday Arrival.
Monday Level assessment.
Accuracy skills.
Reading skills.
Communication skills.
Orienteering the local area.
Homework.
Tuesday The EU role and the role of the European Parliament.
Specific vocabulary building.
Listening skills.
Conversation in social situations.
Visit to the pub.
Homework.
Wednesday Diary reading and comprehension.
Presentation skills.
Vocabulary & pronunciation.
The development of parliamentary democracy.
Visit to Chartwell, home of Winston Churchill.
Homework.
Thursday Vocabulary & pronunciation.
Parliamentary language.
Grammar skills in making speeches.
Local democracy.
Homework.
Friday Devolution: good or bad?
Active listening.
Interactive grammar.
Written paper: democracy.
Visit to castle.
Saturday Visit to Parliament.

 

Enrol For This Course

Click the button below to be taken to our enrolment form. One of our team will then contact you to confirm your booking and arrange payment.

If you’re not sure which is the right course for you please call +44 (0) 20 7739 4411: we speak French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Polish and Portuguese.

Classic

£1155

Per Week
  • 15 Lessons Per Week
  • Includes Full Board Accommodation
  • For a full list of what's included see above
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Intensive

£1295

Per Week
  • 20 Lessons Per Week
  • Includes Full Board Accommodation
  • For a full list of what's included see above
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Super Intensive

£1640

Per Week
  • 30 Lessons Per Week
  • Includes Full Board Accommodation
  • For a full list of what's included see above
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