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ELC Boston

Boston, US
11 Beacon Street, Boston, MA, United States
4.80
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Accreditations

As an ELC student, you will find we have all of the support services in place to make your study in the USA pleasant, effective and worry-free.

The English Language Center (ELC) has been dedicated to providing English programs of the highest quality to international students since 1978. By employing highly qualified and dedicated instructors and by utilizing a dynamic and comprehensive curriculum, ELC provides the perfect environment for rapid language improvement.

Courses

ELC has developed teaching techniques and programs that work
for everyone. Careful evaluation and course selection ensures that
students are studying English in the learning environment that is
best for them.

All teachers hold university degrees and specialized training in
Teaching English as a Second Language. They use communicative
teaching methods and provide students with feedback and the
opportunity to practice language in areas of special interest.
Students have constant contact with their teachers and the staff
throughout their intensive group and individual English courses to
ensure rapid language improvement.
The small class size at ELC, with an average of 9-10 students,
allows each student to receive expert attention and experience the
intensive class participation needed to learn English quickly. The school encourages students to maximize their English training
through participating in afternoon activities and living in an
American homestay accommodation

Type of courses

For students at all levels from Beginner English to Proficiency. There are 20, 24 or 30 lessons a week. There are also part time options of 10 lessons a week.
The 20-lesson per week Semi-Intensive course is designed to improve communication skills and is perfect for students who want to study English in the mornings. It gives students practice speaking in English and listening to and understanding English.

It teaches students the rules for grammar usage and provides special
exercises to help improve pronunciation. The 30 lesson Intensive course covers all of the major language skills including: grammar, vocabulary, conversation, pronunciation, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. All intermediate and advanced students also have a choice of electives two afternoons per week. Elective classes vary, depending on the interests of students.

They can include:

• Business English
• American Culture
• Creative Writing
• Film and Media

Courses last from 1 week upwards. Maximum class size is 14, average size is 9-10. Minimum age is 16.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught: Monday to Friday, morning and afternoon.

Lessons duration: 50 Minutes

Course certificate:

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For people with Intermediate English and above who want to increase their professional confidence. There are 20 or 35 lessons a week and the option of small group classes or individual tuition with customizable courses. Course teachers are highly experienced in teaching English as a foreign language and they also have comprehensive business experience and advanced business degrees.

The business English curriculum has been specially developed with topics such as
Intercultural Concepts, Special Area Vocabulary, Words and Phrases for Business Letters and Email. Lessons help you achieve competency in English for:

• Management
• Human resources
• Negotiation
• Strategic planning
• Project management
• Resume writing
• Interviews

The minimum age is 25 years old. The maximum class size is 5

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught:

Lessons duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: Yes

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For students with High Intermediate English and above. The course offers 10 General English Lessons and 20 TOEFL preparation lessons. Teachers focus on English skills, language learning, practice test taking, and test-taking strategies. They use state-of-the art test-prep resources to help improve student scores. All teachers are native speakers of American English, have a university degree and specialized training in Teaching English as a Second Language. The course runs for 4 weeks upwards.

Time and Days of the week where the course is taught:

Lessons duration: 50 minutes

Course certificate: Yes

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Choose a course

General - 10 Lessons per week (Standard) Starts from £161
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Afternoon
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 20 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £282
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 24 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £310
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
General - 30 Lessons per week (Super intensive) Starts from £362
Duration
45mins class
Duration
1 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
TOEFL - 20 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £274
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
TOEFL - 24 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £298
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
TOEFL - 30 Lessons per week (Super intensive) Starts from £350
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
IELTS - 20 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £274
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
IELTS - 24 Lessons per week (Intensive) Starts from £298
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 52 week
Class available:
Morning
Start Dates:
Monday
IELTS - 30 Lessons per week (Super intensive) Starts from £350
Duration
45mins class
Duration
4 - 52 week
Class available:
Anytime
Start Dates:
Monday
FACILITIES

  • ELC Boston Free Internet
    Free Internet
  • ELC Boston IT Lounge
    IT Lounge
  • ELC Boston Computer Room
    Computer Room
  • ELC Boston Student Lounge
    Student Lounge
Location
11 Beacon Street, Boston, MA, United States

Boston is a modern city rich in history and academic life. It is the country’s most international city with an impressive cultural and architectural heritage. The school is located in Beacon Hill in the heart of Boston. It is within walking distance of The Boston Common, the State House, Faneuil Hall, Marketplace, Downtown Crossing and many shops, cafes and restaurants. It is near Beacon Street bus station and Park Street Subway. Outside the city there are nearby mountains for hiking and skiing, as well as the beautiful Cape Cod National Seashore.

Accommodation

Homestay

£161/week

Price/week: £161

Booking fee: £50.00

Cleaning fee: £0.00

Minimum stay: 0

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