English Fundamentals

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  • Field of interest Education and Training
  • Location Gauteng
  • Type Part Time
  • Qualification Certificate
  • Duration 10 weeks (40 hours), excluding induction week
  • Price R5,900.00


About the course

Review English grammar and learn to communicate more effectively

Introduces some of the basic elements of English grammar, and shows how to apply this grammar when you write or speak. The course aims to develop participants' grammatical accuracy, listening and reading comprehension and writing ability. 

Programme Overview

The English Fundamentals course is divided into two modules. The first module, English Fundamentals, Part 1 aims to improve students’ productive (speaking and writing) and receptive (listening and reading) skills. Students are exposed to a variety of texts and writing types. They are also introduced to the fundamentals of English grammar and brainstorming.


In this course, students are exposed to the following types of reading (internet new reports, short biographies and encyclopaedia entries), listening (new reports, interviews and short talks) and writing (informal emails, review of movies and comparative paragraphs) activities. They are also introduced to  the various tenses and supported in accurately applying them in their various tasks.


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