English Plus Activities

Courses for students wishing to complement their English learning experience with specialised afternoon activities.

English Plus Cookery +

English Plus Cookery

Students who are passionate about cooking can take advantage of this unique course and combine morning English lessons with afternoon or evening cooking lessons at a local food and kitchen shop.

Cookery Course in London

Course description: This course is a combination of 20 lessons of General English and 3 cooking sessions of 2 hours each per week.

Cookery lessons will take place at a local food and kitchen shop where anyone can learn to cook and make great food. This course aims to help the novice cook become more confident at preparing a meal and also to inspire the competent cook when creating a dish. The emphasis is to empower cooks of every level. Work stations at the kitchen shop are usually shared with one other participant, making this an excellent opportunity to further practise your English.

09:15-12:00, Mon-Fri

  Coursebook

12:20-13:10, Mon-Fri

  Speaking & Listening

3 afternoon, evening or weekend sessions of 2 hours each

  Cookery

Cookery class themes include: Chop, Dice & Slice, Thai Curry, Bouillabaisse, Perfect Steak, Pasta Master, American-Style Chilli and others. Please check with the school for further details on seasonal cooking classes.

Each lesson includes teaching, demonstration, cooking and eating, use of an apron and tools.

Available in London Central
Course code G26C
Lessons per week General English: 20
Cookery: 6
Lesson duration General English: 50 minutes
Cookery: 60 minutes
Class size General English: Average 11, maximum 14
Cookery: Maximum 16
Start dates Any Monday
Course duration 2 weeks
Minimum level Intermediate (B1)

Price

English Plus Windsurfing +

English Plus Windsurfing

Those students who are passionate about watersports can now take advantage of Brighton's seaside location and combine morning English lessons with windsurfing in the afternoon.

Windsurfing in Brighton

Course description: This course is a combination of 20 lessons of General English and 10 afternoon windsurfing sessions per week.

09:15-12:00, Mon-Fri

  Coursebook

12:20-13:10, Mon-Fri

  Speaking & Listening

15:00-17:00, Mon-Fri

  Windsurfing

Students who are new to windsurfing will learn about the equipment that you use and wear, practise how to windsurf on a simulator before suiting up and getting on the water, learn about the wind and how to steer and turn around, join in fun races and freestyle demos to improve sailing and much more. Those students who have reached Intermediate level will have the opportunity to use more advanced boards and sails, learn to use the harness and master new freestyle tricks.

Available in Brighton
Course code G30W
Lessons per week General English: 20
Windsurfing: 10
Lesson duration General English: 50 minutes
Windsurfing: 60 minutes
Class size General English: Average 11, maximum 14
Windsurfing: One-to-one
Start dates Any Monday in April-September
Course duration 2 weeks
Minimum level Intermediate (B1)

Price

English Plus Wakeboarding +

English Plus Wakeboarding

Students who are passionate about watersports can now take advantage of Brighton's seaside location and combine morning English lessons with wakeboarding in the afternoon.

Wakeboarding in Brighton

Course description: This course is a combination of 20 lessons of General English and 5 afternoon wakeboarding sessions per week.

09:15-12:00, Mon-Fri

  Coursebook

12:20-13:10, Mon-Fri

  Speaking & Listening

15:00-16:00, Mon-Fri

  Wakeboarding

Brighton is home to the first wakeboard cable on the South Coast. Cable wakeboarding is a high-speed action sport and one of the fastest growing water sports in the world. The rider is towed by a cable at around 20mph performing jumps and tricks. It's exhilarating, exciting and extremely addictive.

Available in Brighton
Course code G25WB
Lessons per week General English: 20
Wakeboarding: 5
Lesson duration General English: 50 minutes
Wakeboarding: 60 minutes
Class size General English: Average 11, maximum 14
Wakeboarding: 3-4
Start dates Any Monday in April-September
Course duration 2 weeks
Minimum level Intermediate (B1)

Price

English Plus Edinburgh Festivals +

English Plus Edinburgh Festivals

The perfect study trip for anyone with a passion for comedy, drama, music or the performing arts! The course gives you a fantastic opportunity to improve your English communication skills whilst immersing yourself in an unforgettable cultural experience at the world-famous Edinburgh Festivals.

English Plus Art Course

Course description: This course is a combination of General English, festival-themed afternoon lessons and 6 accompanied festival shows per week.

09:15-12:00, Mon-Fri

  Coursebook

12:20-13:10, Mon-Fri

  Speaking & Listening

14:00-15:30, Mon-Fri

  Festival-themed lessons

The afternoon sessions are designed especially for our Festival students, giving you an insider's guide to one of the world's largest festival programmes. At the start of every week, you will work with your teacher and classmates to decide which shows you will go to as a group and after every show you will write a review, giving your feedback to the group.

  • Understanding the festivals: Discover the different venues and festivals, with their varied history and architecture. You will even visit an iconic venue and see behind the scenes!
  • Literary genres: Learn the skills required to review a show and study famous British genres, from contemporary pop culture to great Shakespearian plays.
  • Understanding performance: What does it take to write a script? Who is involved in staging a show? You will explore these themes and more in our performance and creativity workshops.
  • Guest workshops: To give you a real inside view, each week an industry professional will visit your class to run a session about their area of expertise – from producers and directors to performers.
15:30-22:00, Mon-Fri

  Edinburgh Festivals

6 accompanied festival shows per week plus plenty of time to explore Edinburgh and attend extra shows with classmates.

Available in Edinburgh
Course code G25EF
Lessons per week 25 + 6 accompanied festival shows
Lesson duration 50 minutes
Class size Average 11, maximum 14
Start dates Edinburgh
Course duration 1-2 weeks
Minimum level Intermediate (B1)

Price

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