We offer a range of English courses to help you build your confidence using English.
Depending on your current English language level, your course will last 26, 18, 10 or 5 weeks.
Your progress is continually monitored through classwork, homework tasks and tests.
Upon arrival all new international students will complete an orientation programme organised by our Student Services team. The programme is designed to provide you with essential and useful information to help you settle into university life. This is a great way to make new friends and meet the staff who will support you whilst you are studying at Teesside. Orientation will help you
At the end of the course you must take 4 exams: speaking, reading, writing and listening. If you pass all 4 exams, you will receive a University Certificate in English for Academic Purposes and be accepted onto your chosen degree programme.
Semester 1 (September start) for International Foundation Year Computing, Business and Social Sciences and Law pathways
|9.30am - 11.00am||Intermediate English: reading||Intermediate English: language development||Getting started with mathematics||Intermediate English: reading||Intermediate English: test|
|11.30am - 1.00pm||Listening and speaking||Listening and speaking||Getting started with mathematics||Language development||Tutorial|
|2.00pm - 3.30pm||Academic English & Study Skills: writing||Academic English & Study Skills: presentation skills||Private study or sports||Academic English & Study Skills: writing||Private study|
|3.30pm - 5.00pm||Private study / English café||Private study / English café||Private study||Private study / English café||Private study|