English in the City

English in the City

Turn a foreign city into YOUR city! Get out ther, interact with locals, experience their dialects and explore their history.

What can you expect on this course?

If you are looking to develop fluency, target core skills, and truly experience your destination through its language, this dynamic course is your gateway to practical use of English. 

This Special Focus Programme combines 20 lessons of General English with 4 lessons focused on language study inspired by your destination, for a complete intensive experience that is tailored to you and your personal reasons for learning.

Structured classroom study will also support each theme, with themes changing weekly. These could include: 'Business English - Tours of Local Businesses', 'Describing Art & Culture - Museum Tours', 'Talk like a Local - Neighbourhood Visits', and 'The Language of Sports - Stadium Visits'.

Depending on the centre and available timetable, students enrolled in this course will be taken outside the classroom 1 - 2 times per week. Students will visit various locations, which will support the learning they complete in the classroom.




Course Duration
Minimum 1 week/ Maximum 4 weeks
Course start dates
  • Every Monday

Lessons per week
24 or 30 lessons per week (20 General English + 4 or 10 English in the City)
45 minutes
Available In
  • EC Brighton
  • EC Cape Town
  • EC Dublin
  • EC London
  • EC New York
  • EC San Diego
  • EC Toronto
  • EC Vancouver

This course is suitable for students who

English in the City