Academic Year English Language Studies

Course Facts

Start date: September, January, April, June.

Course duration: 4 - 36 weeks

Entry requirements: CEFR B1 (please note Visa National may have further restrictions)

Minimum age: 18 years old (MLS can accept 16 and 17 year olds at its discretion)

Hours per week: 22.5 hours (30 x 45 min lessons per week) + 1.5 hours of workshop study.  24 hours in total.

Course certification:

  • 12 weeks – MLS Certificate of Studies
  • 24 weeks – MLS Higher Certificate of Studies
  • 36 weeks – MLS Diploma of Studies

External Certification available:  Students will be prepared for Edexcel units at QCF level 4.  Successful completion of each unit will result in a unit certificate from Edexcel.  1 full unit of study is completed each term

 

Programme outline:       

Academic Year English Studies

CEFR Level B1+

AUTUMN

WINTER

SPRING

SUMMER

English

(Integrated)

English

(Integrated)

English

(Integrated)

English

(Integrated)

10 hrs / 1 credit

10 hrs / 1 credit

10 hrs / 1 credit

10 hrs / 1 credit

English

(Closed group)

English IELTS

(Closed group)

English for Academic Study Skills

(Closed group)

English Academic Writing

(Closed group)

10 hrs / 1 credit

10 hrs / 1 credit

10 hrs / 1 credit

10 hrs / 1 credit

English

(Integrated)

English

(Integrated)

English

(Integrated)

English

(Integrated)

10 hrs

10 hrs

10 hrs

10 hrs

 

Entry Criteria

English Language Level:

Course Start Date

Course Duration

Entry Level

Target Exit Level

September

12 weeks

4.5 IELTS or equivalent

5.0 IELTS or equivalent

January

12 weeks

5.0 IELTS or equivalent

5.5 IELTS or equivalent

April

12 weeks

5.5 IELTS or equivalent

6.0 IELTS or equivalent

June

12 weeks

6.0 IELTS or equivalent

6.5 IELTS or equivalent

 

Academic:  Please see Undergraduate pathway entry criteria.