Class information

Provider FutureLearn logo
Institution British Council
Code N/A
Language English
Next session To be announced
Estimated workload 2 hours per week
Level N/A
Categories General Skills Development
Languages & Cultures
Instructors Simon Carrie


Start date Duration
Past June 22, 2015 6 weeks
Past Feb. 2, 2015 6 weeks
Past Sept. 1, 2014 6 weeks

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This course is for people who are learning English and who are interested in finding out more about British culture and improving their English language skills.

The course will use short videos to present a different topic each week, including English as a global language, the environment, entrepreneurship and literature. Filmed in Great Britain, these videos will help you to develop your listening skills as you watch authentic examples of people speaking English. Our experienced tutor will examine some of the language used in the videos and will draw your attention to useful points that will help you improve your ...

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This course is aimed at non-native English speakers who have studied English to around intermediate level (approximately B1 on the CEFR).

Yes, it is free to take part in the whole course.

You will be able to access every step of the course whenever suits you. The videos are recorded ...


4 posts

  • huwyda adel
    Written 1 year, 9 months ago
    no thing
  • Written 2 years, 8 months ago
    Currently Enrolled
  • HaGar
    Written 2 years, 8 months ago
    Materials: OK
    Difficulty: Intermediate
    Currently Enrolled
    hope get better in English
  • Written 2 years, 8 months ago
    Currently Enrolled

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