Kurus English is a professional English Language School in Cape Town.
Real-life Communication through our Language Excursions.
Our school is situated in a beautiful heritage building.
Small classes guarantee optimal language outcomes.
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Programmes

English Language Courses

Programmes

All courses begin on each and every Monday morning throughout the year. Opportunity 6: Examination Preparation, is offered depending on the examination dates in Cape Town. Dates for our Tailor-made Programmes are entirely flexible, and are available on request.

At Kurus English, each lesson is of 50 minutes’ duration, with a maximum of 8 students per class in six different English levels (Beginner to Advanced). Kurus English is a small, private Language School with 5 classrooms and a maximum capacity of 40 students.

Kurus English is a school for adult education and therefore open to everyone aged 18 years and over. As an exception, we welcome parents and their children (minimum age 16).

English language tuition at Kurus English is provided in the following courses:

OPPORTUNITY 1: General English (20 lessons)

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
09:00-10:40GrammarGrammarGrammarGrammarGrammar
11:00-12:40Skills/
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Vocabulary
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Vocabulary

20 lessons: General English: Grammar and Skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking and vocabulary development.

OPPORTUNITY 2: General Intensive English (30 lessons)

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
09:00-10:40GrammarGrammarGrammarGrammarGrammar
11:00-12:40Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
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Vocabulary
12:40-13:30BreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
13:30-15:10CommunicationCommunicationCommunicationCommunicationCommunication
20 lessons: General English
10 lessons: Communication Class (classroom based)

OPPORTUNITY 3: Language Culture Discovery (30 lessons)

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
09:00-10:40GrammarGrammarGrammarGrammarGrammar
11:00-12:40Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
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Skills/
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12:40-13:30BreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
13:30-16:00Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
20 lessons: General English
10 lessons: Language Excursions: experiential communication lessons outside the classroom, encountering the diverse people of Cape Town.

OPPORTUNITY 4: Language Culture Discovery + Private (34 lessons)

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
09:00-10:40GrammarGrammarGrammarGrammarGrammar
11:00-12:40Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30BreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
13:30-14:20Private
Lessons
Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
Language
Excursion
Private
Lessons
14:20-15:10
15:10-16:00
20 lessons: General English
10 lessons: Language Excursions (outside of the classroom)
4 lessons: Private Lessons (one-to-one for e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, Business English)

OPPORTUNITY 5: Business English (30 lessons)

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
09:00-10:40GrammarGrammarGrammarGrammarGrammar
11:00-12:40Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30BreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
13:30-15:10Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
Private
Lessons
20 lessons: General English
10 lessons: Private Lessons Business English (also suitable for e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC)

OPPORTUNITY 6: Examination Preparation (FCE, CAE, CPE) (32 lessons)

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
09:00-10:40GrammarGrammarGrammarGrammarGrammar
11:00-12:40Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
Skills/
Vocabulary
12:40-13:30BreakBreakBreakBreakBreak
13:30-14:20Exam
Preparation
Exam
Preparation
Language
Excursion
Exam
Preparation
Exam
Preparation
14:20-15:10
15:10-16:00
20 lessons: General English
8 lessons: Exam Preparation (FCE, CAE, CPE)
4 lessons: Language Excursions

Kurus English offers Examination Preparation for Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE), Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE).

Morning: 4 lessons General Intensive English (Upper Intermediate level for FCE, Advanced level for CAE and CPE): Grammar, Skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking.

Afternoon: 2 lessons of FCE; CAE; CPE Preparation Class which include specific guidance, tuition and support aimed exclusively at success in the examinations. Once a week, there is an opportunity to practice and improve your English while joining one of our Language Excursions; which provide you with the occasion to discover and experience the diversity of Cape Town and its people. Depending on the course progress, the Language Excursion might be exchanged for Exam Preparation classes, such as on the other days. This happens by mutual agreement between the students and your teacher.

 

Courses in 2020:

06.01.2020 – 06.03.2020; Examination Period: 07.03. – 14.03. (FCE, CAE, CPE)
06.04.2020 – 05.06.2020; Examination Period: 06.06. – 12.06. (FCE, CAE, CPE)
22.06.2020 – 21.08.2020; Examination Period: 22.08. – 29.08. (FCE, CAE)
05.10.2020 – 04.12.2020; Examination Period: 05.12. – 12.12. (FCE, CAE, CPE)

Opportunity 7: Tailor-made Programmes

Kurus English provides Tailor-made Programmes for companies, governmental groups or for whomever may require them. They are designed individually and start and end as requested.

Kurus English is an approved Language Cert Test Centre. Students can book an optional Exam at the end of their course to get their level of General English tested and certified. All levels from A0 – C2 can be tested. No separate preparation course is necessary to pass the exam. Please indicate interest with your booking.

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[address / əˈdres / noun]   70 Wale Street,Cape Town 8001,
South Africa

[phone / fəʊn / noun]   +27 21 426 4606

[web / web / noun]   www.kurus-english.com

[email /ˈiːmeɪl/ noun]  info@kurus-english.com

Kurus English CC is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training South Africa (DHET). Registration number: 2018/FE07/027 (Expiry Date: 31.12.2021)