Build your own English or French Language program to Match your Goals & Interests
ILSC has designed a language program that allows you progress through 10 levels of language skills. Choose from our wide variety of courses and programs and build a study schedule combining themes and subjects that match your personal interests, goals and dreams. Our approach provides you with maximum flexibility. You're sure to find something that excites you at ILSC!
Course and Program offerings and levels may vary depending on student enrolment and location
Build confidence and improve your fluency through daily practice, dialogues, role- plays and guided conversation.
In the intermediate levels you will improve English speaking and listening skills through small group activities and lively classroom discussion. You will learn to express ideas in diverse social situations and build vocabulary in a wide range of subjects. At the upper levels, you will progress through Speaking Dynamics, refining expressive language skills, debate and use of persuasive language. You will achieve Speaking Excellence by developing strategies for critical thought by delving into controversial issues. Improve use of complex language structure such as irony, problem solving and debate. You will work on becoming proficient in English by participating in Discussion Circles that aim to build native-like fluency using sophisticated vocabulary in dynamic discussions on topics such as art, sports, psychology, food, science and technology.
The English Foundation course focuses on the core languages skills you need to build a solid English foundation. These levels focus on developing communicative ability in English, including core listening, speaking, reading and writing with integrated grammar and vocabulary. In the English Foundation course, you will improve your:
- Confidence communicating in English in a variety of everyday situations in small group activities and lively classroom discussions
- Speaking fluency and accuracy
- Listening, reading and speaking for daily communication, discussions and presentations
- Writing skills for well-structured sentences
- Grammar and vocabulary in context
- Productive grammar and functions in daily use
- Active vocabulary for a wide variety of themes
Build comprehension of spoken language by practising listening activities taken from daily social and academic situations.
Use and practice new vocabulary for a wide range of interesting and useful topics. You will expand your knowledge of everyday vocabulary, expressions and idioms, and develop strategies for learning new vocabulary.
Improve your usage of standard English grammar.
Learn how to effectively skim and scan business and academic documents. You’ll develop an understanding of plot, theme and character.
Challenge yourself by practising your writing daily, learning correct language structure and writing techniques for diverse genres and audiences. Learn the secrets of writing excellent essays.
Explore all that Adelaide has to offer through its neighborhoods, vibrant markets and lush gardens at the same time as you enhance your knowledge of everyday English to communicate more easily with native speakers outside the classroom. Take part in tours, listen to presenters and interact with locals to discover and use specific daily target language in real-life situations. This course will empower you to explore Adelaide and to see it through the eyes of a local.