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Avernus Education is a leading provider of educational services and residential courses. Our two-week Oxford Summer Course provides a transformative and enjoyable educational experience to students from around the globe at a world-class university. Our Explore English & IELTS courses help students to broaden their academic horizons, further their proficiency in IELTS and academic English, and get ahead in the competitive environment of university or job applications. We look forward to welcoming you to the programme!

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Explore English & IELTS Programme
At Oxford University 

This course is for anyone who wishes to transform their English skills and enhance their IELTS knowledge. Whether you want to improve your English skills for academic purposes, your career or have an IELTS exam-focused approach, we offer various different approaches to achieving the goals you want with top English tutors that will aid you in improving your English speaking, listening, reading and writing.

The course combines grammar with practical language application alongside challenging debates and projects. Below is a sample of the different modules that are delivered throughout the programme to all participants.

Programme Overview

General English

  • Introduction to General English: Overview of content and English test to identify strengths and weaknesses and tailor the module elements to individual student needs

  • Grammar: Build and develop your grammar skills through our immersive activities

  • Reading and Writing Skills: Work on speed-reading skills and Learn how to create an effective and organised essay

  • Listening and Speaking: Learn how to listen and understand by listening for specific cues. Learn how to speak English with accuracy and confident

  • Mock General English Exam: Put what you have learnt to the test under exam conditions. You will be provided constructive feedback from our IELTS examiners on areas to improve.

Academic English

  • Introduction to Academic English: Academic English and how to stand out from the competition

  • Academic Reading and Writing: Develop a wide range of creative writing skills by reviewing novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, and graphic novels.

  • Advanced Speaking: Improve listening and speaking through various methods including dramatisation of Shakespeare plays to debating current affairs.

  • Personal Project: Focus on enhancing research skills which encourage learners to become more independent, academic learners, and supports progression to further study

  • Mock IELTS Exam: IELTS examination masterclass clinics and academic English mock assessments with individualised feedback.

Business English

  • Business English and it’s application: Focuses on key communication skills in business English, presenting, meetings, phone calls and writing.

  • Entrepreneurship language: Develop your knowledge of English phrases associated with communicating business concepts to potential partners, clients and customers with increased accuracy.

  • CV Writing: You’ll look at using key words organising values and the dos and don’ts when writing your CV, and exactly what you need to include.

  • Mock IELTS Business Exam: Put what you have learnt to the test. Simulate written tasks for interviews and university applications. under exam conditions. You will be provided personalised feedback from our IELTS examiners on areas to improve.

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University Application Masterclass

Go beyond the school curriculum to ignite and foster your passion by being exposed to degree level concepts and bespoke subject knowledge enhancement and tuition. The curriculum is delivered by our expert advisors and tutors, all from leading British universities. Alongside core subject exploration sessions, every student on our residential courses will participate in exclusive university preparation masterclass clinics. From degree strategy and university selection, to how to craft a compelling Personal Statement and perform during an interview, our range of exciting application mentorship sessions will ensure participants are able to get the edge and stand out from the competition during their university applications and beyond.

Our highly qualified staff members are experts in their academic subject areas and pastoral care. We are especially proud of the quality of our teaching and mentorship. Our team has a deep understanding of the UK education system as well as the ambitions of international students. Avernus Education works in close partnership with students and their parents to provide a holistic and unique experience for all our students. Contact us for more information and a course brochure.

*Avernus Education is not affiliated to the University of Cambridge, Oxford and London, nor their constituent colleges

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