English course prospectus

English course prospectus

Read the prospectuses for two different English courses to practise and improve your reading skills.

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Reading text

Charles School

Learn English in one of our three schools for the best experience at the lowest prices. Choose from London, Oxford or Cambridge. Practise your English, make friends and see England!

General English

Improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing.

Intensive course

31 hours per week, Monday–Thursday 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Part-time course

15 hours per week, Monday–Friday, mornings, afternoons or evenings.

  • Mornings: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
  • Afternoons: 2–5 p.m.
  • Evenings: 5–8 p.m.

Exam preparation

Extra focus on grammar and vocabulary, and exam practice.

19 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Prices (per week)

  • Intensive: £500
  • Mornings: £190
  • Afternoons: £230
  • Evenings: £270
  • Exam preparation: £300

Elizabeth School of English

One-to-one classes and groups in central London. Our teachers are all qualified and experienced for a high-quality English course.

Build your own course

Choose the modules to suit your needs. Choose the times that work for you.

General English**

  • English skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking
  • Writing extra
  • Speaking extra
  • Grammar and vocabulary

English for Life

  • English for business
  • English for doctors
  • English for engineers
  • University path

Exam preparation

Courses from 5 to 35 hours per week.


  • General English classes: £10 per hour
  • English for Life classes: £15 per hour
  • Exam preparation classes: £10 per hour
  • One-to-one classes: please email for prices


Monday to Friday 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

** General English classes are only available with a minimum of two students.


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Average: 4 (32 votes)

Submitted by betelf on Tue, 17/10/2023 - 15:28


I would choose the exam preparation course at Charles School. The class hours are convenient for me, and the price is reasonable.

Submitted by kenan.zero on Mon, 25/09/2023 - 16:54


I would choose Elizabeth School of English because classes in the evenings are more suitable for me.

Submitted by Infinity468 on Mon, 18/09/2023 - 03:31


I would choose Elizabeth School of English because its schedule fits me very well!!

Submitted by Safe_Mode on Thu, 22/06/2023 - 16:58


I would choose the Elizabeth School of English because it has the most choise about when to study

Submitted by dave124 on Wed, 03/05/2023 - 10:08


I would choose Elizabeth School of English, because she offers the lowest prices and interesting courses

Submitted by Miss zahra on Mon, 03/04/2023 - 12:40


I certainly will choose Elizabeth school. because It has the most kinds of the classes and the most choice about when to study. It also has weekend classes that will be very good for people who has demanding and workload job like me.

Submitted by UYENTUAN on Sun, 26/03/2023 - 10:03


As a doctor Elizabeth School of English has an English class suitalbe for my needs. Otherwise I'd like to choose Elizabeth School of English because time, price and kind of Englsih is suitable for me.

Submitted by Abrarhussain on Sat, 04/03/2023 - 23:05


I would like to choose English church school, because this school is cheaper than other schools. In this school I can take admission in evening classes.

Submitted by Trang Luu on Mon, 13/02/2023 - 04:15


I'd like to choose Elizabeth school of English because I feel more comfortable. The school has teachers who all qualified and experienced in English course teaching. I can build my own course and the time flexible. The price is a bit cheaper than the Charles school.

Submitted by Mahmoud Yacine on Wed, 08/02/2023 - 10:22


In my opinion, I prefer to study English at Charles School because it has a lot of choices that are convenient for me like intensive courses, and part-time courses as well.
We know it's more expensive than Elizabeth School, but I choose it to let me make many things in the period that I am in related to search a job, traveling and making more relationships with other people.