General English Courses

The General English Courses are designed for learners of all levels and have an emphasis on speaking, communication and a high level of learner participation. The goal is to improve your accuracy and fluency as you move up the levels from beginner to advanced plus. These courses will give you the skills you need to communicate effectively in English, and will provide a strong foundation of grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing, and spoken English.

Course Length: 1-52+ weeks (available all year)

Start Dates: Courses start every Monday.

Course Selections:

Full Time – General English Course: 25 hours per week (including the school’s graduation ceremony each Friday)

Intensive – Full Time General English Course with Speciality Classes: 30 hours per week

Part Time AM – Morning General English classes with a focus on Grammar, Reading and Writing. 15 hours per week.

Part Time PM  – Afternoon General English classes with a focus on Speaking and Listening.

NEW* Specialty Classes – English classes focused on specific topics such as; presentation skills, pop culture, resume building or interview skills etc. 5 hours per week.


On the first day of arrival students will take a written and oral placement test to determine their inlingua Level of English. Students can also take our online test before their start date in order to plan their study period.

General English Flyer 2018

General English Timetable 2018


Full Time Courses

Full-Time General English Course: 25 hours per week 9:00 am to 2:45 pm – Mon-Fri*

Full-Time Intensive General English Course: 30 hours per week 9:00 am to 4:15 pm Mon-Fri*

*Graduation begins at 1:45pm on Fridays

Part Time Courses

Grammar, Reading and Writing: 15 hours per week 9:00 am to 12:00 pm – Mon-Fri

Speaking and Listening: 10 hours per week 12:45 pm to 2:45 pm – Mon-Fri*

Power Speaking: 15 hours per week 12:45 pm to 4:15 pm – Mon-Fri*

*Graduation begins at 1:45pm on Fridays


inlingua Victoria College of Languages is designated by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB).
General English Courses with a duration of 6 months or more are approved by the registrar.