English Language Preparation Course

1. English Language Preparation
Our English Language Preparation Programme is a fast and effective programme that focuses on improving your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, enabling you to join our A-Level, Foundation or Undergraduate Year 1.

2. Taught by specialists
We have a long history of teaching students for whom English is a second or third language. We have designed our English Language Preparation Programme specifically for international students, to equip you with the communication skills and confidence you need to succeed during your studies at Cardiff Academy.

Our expert staff have helped thousands of students who need extra support with their written and spoken English before progression to our A-Level, Foundation or Undergraduate Year 1 course.

Course Structure

  • Choose between one and three terms before joining your academic programme
  • Receive 25 hours of teaching per week
  • You’ll also receive exam preparation and skill classes

Key points

  • Small class sizes with an average of ten students per class
  • Expert teaching from subject specialists, most of whom are also examiners
  • High degree of individual academic
  • Regular exam-based testing and feedback

Key facts

  • Age: 15+
  • Course Length: 1, 2 or 3 terms followed by your chosen Cardiff Academy programme
  • 25 hours per week
  • Course Start: January, April, June, September and October