Stanley College’s General English course provides students with the opportunity to develop useful English language and literacy skills which they can use to undertake a variety of English language skills tests, further their education and training and actively participate in an English speaking community. The aims of this course are to:
- Improve general proficiency of students in their knowledge and understanding of English, in the skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening.
- Improve student’s general every-day usage of English in different contexts, including in the community and workplace.
- Provide students with strategies to participate in learning activities outside of the classroom, to actively participate in further study and learning contexts.
- To enable students to study toward a specific goal- whether it be to participate in the IELTS, TOEIC, Cambridge FCE or other applicable tests.