A working knowledge of English is required in many fields, professions, and occupations.Over a billion people speak English at least at a basic level . English is one of six official languages of the United Nations

Because English is so widely spoken, it has often been referred to as a "global language", the modern era. While English is not an official language in most countries, it is currently the language most often taught as a second language around the world.

It is, by international treaty, the official language for aerial and maritime communications, as well as one of the official languages of the European Union, the United Nations, and most international athletic organisations, including the International Olympic Committee.

Course Aims
  • To increase awareness of spoken English used in a variety of contexts.
  • To develop spoken fluency and improve all aspects of pronunciation.
  • To develop listening skills and strategies in a range of contexts.
  • To extend knowledge of current English vocabulary and idioms.