Virtual Reality English Course

Experience a new way to learn English with our Virtual Reality (VR) course.

ELTC Virtual Reality English Course Overview

Length of course: 8 weeks (2 x 1 hour a week)

Course levels: Intermediate (B1) to Advanced (C2)

Dates of course: Future course dates to be confirmed

Cost: £250 (this does not include the headset)

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Try a free virtual reality demo lesson!

You can take a free one-hour demo lesson in VR. This can help you decide if you want to take the course. We recommend you do this before applying for the course. 

You need to have either an Oculus Quest or Oculus Quest 2 headset to join the free lesson.

Please complete this form with your information and we will send you an email with the lesson details: 

Free VR Demo Lesson Sign-up Form​​​​​​We look forward to seeing you in VR!

Order food in a restaurant and feel like you are really there. Sit on an airplane and talk to your fellow passengers. Walk through a park and play basketball. Try on clothes in a shopping centre.

And you can do all these things from your own home while learning English at the same time in virtual reality (VR). While studying in VR you can choose your own avatar and interact in real time with your teacher and other students. 

The focus of the Virtual Reality English course is on social speaking and building your confidence in English. During the course you will visit different virtual locations such as hotels, cafes, restaurants, parks, wizard schools desert islands and castles and practise your English in different situations.

Don’t worry if you have never studied in VR before. Our experienced teachers will help you learn the techniques to move in the virtual world and interact with everything around you.

A screenshot from the ELTC Virtual Reality English Language Course
A virtual reality classroom

How does it work?

To take part in the lessons, you will need to own either the Oculus Quest or Oculus Quest 2 headsets. You will need to download a free app and then type in a special code to enter the lesson. 

Course content

This course focuses on speaking skills in a comfortable and relaxed environment. During cour​​se you will practise:

  • Ordering food in restaurants
  • Talking to people in social situations, such as cafes and airplanes
  • Talking about the films and TV shows that you enjoy
  • Participating in debates and discussions on a range of topics
  • Booking a hotel room
  • Asking and answering questions in airports and airplanes
  • Planning trips and holidays to different locations 
  • Talking about yourself and other people

Lesson Times

Each course has two 1 hour lessons per week, and there are two course options available with lessons on different days. There are also two lesson times available in each course, and you can choose to join the lesson on each day which is most convenient for you:

Option 1: Monday and Wednesday with lessons at 11:00 - 12:00 (UK time) OR 16:00 - 17:00 (UK time) 

Option 2: Tuesday and Thursday with lessons at 11:00 - 12:00 (UK time) OR 16:00 - 17:00 (UK time)

To check the times in your own country, please go to a website like this one

How to Apply & Further Information

To apply for a course please complete the application form below:

VR Course Application Form

After you complete the application form our admissions team will contact you with further instructions on how to enrol for the course.

For further information about the course, please contact the course director David Read:

A screenshot from the ELTC Virtual Reality English Language Course
Learning English in a castle

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