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General English

Fast-track your communication skills with our General English programme

We offer you the best in learning to speak, write, read, listen to and understand English. As a University of Otago Language Centre student you will gain knowledge, skills and confidence in a supportive environment.

You will learn these skills:

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Vocabulary
  • Pronunciation
  • Fluency
  • Conversation skills
  • Practical use of grammatical structures


We offer 5 levels of General English tuition

  • Elementary
  • Pre-Intermediate
  • Intermediate
  • Upper Intermediate
  • Advanced

Options classes include:

  • Test skills (Elementary and Pre-Intermediate levels)
  • IELTS preparation (Intermediate to Advanced levels)
  • EIC (English for International Communication) with TOEIC preparation (Intermediate to Advanced levels)

Click here to see a sample timetable.


Other courses include: