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Language Courses

  • The British Council is a world leader in the teaching of English, and has been reaching language learners for over 70 years throughout the world. Our Teaching Centres offer a wide variety of language courses for young learners designed to develop your child’s confidence in English. We are committed to providing the highest quality language teaching and all our teachers are well-qualified and highly experienced in teaching young learners.


  • We offer a variety of English language courses for Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary learners. Our courses are tailored to the specific needs of Hong Kong students and are all taught by internationally qualified teachers. We use a communicative method which not only makes learning fun and engaging but also is an effective way to foster the all-round development of your child.

  • In Hungary our Young Learner courses are designed for children aged 6 to 17 to develop their communicative ability, confidence and an enthusiasm for learning English. We also offer Cambridge Young Learner Tests for children aged between 7 and 12.

  • Broaden your child’s horizons and prepare them for the future by enrolling them on an English course at the British Council teaching centres in India. Not only will it help your child in speaking English fluently and confidently but they will also gain team-working and other social skills. We offer a variety of courses for Junior (8-10 year-olds), Senior (11-12 year-olds) and Upper Senior (13-15 year-olds) Young Learners at our four Teaching Centres in India.

  • The aim of our primary courses is to improve knowledge of all aspects of the English language. Divided by level and by age group, children will learn English in a stimulating and positive environment.

  • The British Council Amman offers year round young learner courses in addition to our very popular summer intensives. These courses take place every Saturday, Thursday and also at other times during the week. We also offer courses offsite with partner schools. The courses are 24-hours per term for Juniors (7-9 year-olds), Highers (10-13 year-olds) and Seniors (14-17 year-olds).

  • Our methodology includes the values of creativity, communication, support, achievement and accountability in our work with children and parents. We make learning English meaningful and motivating for children through the use of stories, songs, and situations that children can understand, enjoy and respond to at their level.

  • If you want to develop your child's English using the latest learning methods, our courses and tests could be just what you need. We believe that learning is better when lessons are fun, interesting, interactive and challenging. We have courses to suit young learners at all levels from elementary through to advanced.

  • We know that children learn best when they are having fun. That’s why we design classroom activities that not only improve their language skills, but are also enjoyable and help build their confidence. We keep children motivated by making sure that they are learning in a stimulating, happy and encouraging environment.

    Primary Plus courses for ages 5 to 9 aim to develop young children’s confidence in communicating in English while facilitating the child’s development into a well-rounded individual.

  • Our primary courses are communicative with integrated skills. Our learners develop all four skills (listening, speaking, reading & writing) through a variety of communicative tasks and introduce and recycle a wide variety of language items. Language is also reinforced through a variety of songs, rhymes and games.

  • Our young learner courses are designed to teach speaking, listening, reading, writing and grammar to children and teenagers from 6 to 17 years old. Our courses are designed on the principle that learning should be enjoyable and interesting and we use the latest teaching methods and technology to try to ensure this.


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