Grammar & Writing Plus+

What is it? Who is it for? Minimum Age
Grammar and writing booster course Anyone who wants to improve their grammar & writing skills 18
Level Cost When?
CEFR B2+ £225 Mondays 5.30 to 7.30pm (In Person Course)
Wednesday 5.30 to 6.30pm (Online Course)
Hours Maximum Class Size
2 hours a week for 10 weeks (20 hours) Small groups in line with social distancing guidelines (In Person Course)
Small groups (Online Course)

What is it?

Grammar & Writing Plus+ is a short course that covers complex grammar patterns at CEFR B2 and above. The grammar covered will allow you to improve your writing skills for different genres. The course can be taken either in person as part of a small class in compliance with social distancing guidelines, or entirely online with additional guided learning material provided to complement the live lessons.

Who is it for?

This course is for you if you would like to improve your grammatical accuracy and range when writing in English. You can take Grammar & Writing Plus+ together with one of our General English courses or as a short course by itself.

You can also take Grammar & Writing Plus+ along with our other booster course - Pronunciation & Speaking Plus+

Course Outline

Grammar & Writing Plus+ is offered as both an in person course and a fully online course which can be studied from anywhere in the World. Click on the headings below to view further details about each study option:

In Person Course

Grammar & Writing Plus+ You will be given self-study activities to do at home to complement the learning that takes place in class.

  • The course will cover key grammatical structures that are used in different writing genres such as letters, emails, reports and persuasive writing.
  • You will be required to complete writing tasks at home and you will receive detailed feedback from your tutor.
  • A range of materials and technologies will be used during the course. Students will have the opportunity to use online tools to improve their written communication.

Classes will take place at the English Language Teaching Centre in Sheffield in small groups in compliance with social distancing guidance.

Online Course

Grammar & Writing Plus+ (Online) focuses on writing skills for different genres, such as letters, emails, reports and persuasive writing. It also explores the grammar commonly used in such genres.

This online course will provide you with 1 hour of live online tuition in a small group and 1 hour of guided learning material each week. The guided learning material will be linked to the topics covered in the live lesson and you will be expected to complete it independently before the next scheduled lesson.

To study online with us, you will need:

  • a suitable electronic device (eg. tablet or laptop)
  • a broadband internet connection (minimum recommended speed: 5mpbs)
  • to dedicate a minimum of 1 hour a week to complete independent online tasks and attend 1 hour of online face-to-face instruction.
  • to participate in online discussion forums as frequently and actively as possible to gain maximum benefit from the course

Course Dates & Fees

Day & Time Start Date End Date Weeks / Hours Fees
In Person Course - Monday / 5.30-7.30pm 5 October 2020 7 December 2020 10 weeks / 20 hours £225
Online Course - Wednesday / 5.30-6.30pm 7 October 2020 9 December 2020 10 weeks / 10hrs Online Classes & 10hrs Guided Learning £225

How to Apply

To apply for Grammar & Writing Plus+ please complete our online application form:

Application Form

Application Deadline: September 18th 2020

After you have filled in the application form we will invite you to take an online placement test. This is just to check that the level of this course is right for you. We will send you more information once you have applied.

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