General English will help you improve your ability to communicate in English in social and work situations and progress to other courses for different purposes, including preparation for IELTS, business, IT, NZCEL program (New Zealand Certificates in English Language), etc. The course focuses on the development of communication skills with a balance of speaking, listening, reading and writing tasks. You will learn through class activities, individual, pair and small group work.
Class size: up to 15 students
Start dates: Any Monday
Welcome to the campuses of Abacus Institute of Studies in Auckland and Christchurch. You have selected an outstanding educational organisation to support and further your learning. Your time with us is very important, and we encourage you to balance your academic activities and your enjoyment of campus life.
We have exceptional academic and support staff that make every effort to ensure you succeed as a student. Our staff will support you every step of the way. Our classes are small, and we offer a range of support services to ensure you achieve your study and career aspirations.
Our primary goal is to provide a holistic approach to education, and we acknowledge that some of the important learning you will gain, will take place outside the classrooms of Abacus Institute of Studies. Think of the campus as your home away from home where you will be encouraged to grow within a safe and exciting environment.
We are committed to all our students ensuring they succeed in their chosen field, and our close relationships with industries will enhance your employment outcomes. Learning with us will steer you on a pathway to a wide range of satisfying careers, and these will support the New Zealand economy and our society. ...