Academic Year Programmes

For adults of all ages who want to achieve fluency and accuracy in everyday English. Develop the 4 skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing - by learning and practising language in real life situations.

  • Learn English for everyday life – travelling, emails, social media and much more.
  • Practise language using real life Everyday situations.
  • Choose our intensive course for rapid progress.
Programme Name
Lessons per weekThe number of lessons included per week.
Focus on SpeakingThis develops your fluency, with structured input on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation to improve the accuracy and range of your English.
Skills SessionSkills may include:

- Useful phrases for travel, such as restaurants and hotels.
- Writing emails, social media posts.
- Getting information from notices, brochures and magazines.
- Understanding announcements and radio programmes.
- Understanding different accents.
- Making your pronunciation sound more natural.
Topics SessionTopics may include:

- Entertainment and the Arts.
- Daily life (shopping, eating, socialising etc.).
- News and current affairs.
- Social media.
- Customs and events around the world.
- Research and report on a hobby or interest.
- Special interests - negotiated with the teacher.
FK Lunch ClubA light lunch, 1 days a week, in a small group with an English speaker.
Task SessionTasks may include:

- Giving a talk or presentation.
- Planning and promoting an event.
- Teaching someone a new skill.
- Inventing and marketing a product.
- Producing an information sheet.
- Writing and recording a podcast.
- Storyboarding a promotion video.
Price P/W (from)
 
Standard Academic Year Morning
20
£193
Standard Academic Year Afternoon
20
£154
Intensive Academic Year
28
£241

Programme Descriptions

Standard Academic Year Morning AY20

Long term programmes allow you to achieve fluency for future work and study through a long period of immersion in the English language. Build your study plan from the modules below with your student advisor. The programme may include General and Business English and you can prepare for IELTS or Cambridge Examinations.

  • Intensity
  • 16h 40m per week
  • 09:00 - 12:45
    Monday to Friday
Per Week Add to Enquiry
20 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.
Focus on Speaking This develops your fluency, with structured input on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation to improve the accuracy and range of your English.
Skills Session Skills may include:

- Useful phrases for travel, such as restaurants and hotels.
- Writing emails, social media posts.
- Getting information from notices, brochures and magazines.
- Understanding announcements and radio programmes.
- Understanding different accents.
- Making your pronunciation sound more natural.
Topics Session
FK Lunch Club
Task Session

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 11:50 Language Development
  • 11:55 - 12:45 Language Skills

Prices

  • £193 Per Week
Registration fee: £75

Information

  • Available: 25-52 Weeks
  • Levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Minimum Age: 16
  • Maximum class size: 14 students
  • Each lesson is 50 minutes (+10 minutes break)

More Information

Starts: Every Monday. When Monday is a public holiday, classes start on Tuesday.

The school will be closed on the following public holidays in 2019: April 19, April 23, May 6, May 27, August 26.

This course will not run for two weeks over Christmas and New Year: from 23/12/2019 to 03/01/2020

During your stay you can move to an examination course: IELTS preparation (minimum level B1), FCE preparation (minimum level B2), CAE preparation (minimum level C1).
Timetable 09:00 - 12:45 Monday to Friday.
You must buy a course book for examination courses as directed by your teacher. Price guide: £25-35/4 weeks.

Course fees include:
- placement test and assessment
- welcome pack
- school certificate
- use of self-access study facilities

Standard Academic Year Afternoon AYA20

Economy price afternoon course for long term students who wish to achieve fluency for their work or study, focussing on spoken English with structured language input.

  • Intensity
  • 16h 40m per week
  • 13:40 - 17:30
    Monday to Friday
Per Week Add to Enquiry
20 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.
Focus on Speaking This develops your fluency, with structured input on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation to improve the accuracy and range of your English.
Skills Session Skills may include:

- Useful phrases for travel, such as restaurants and hotels.
- Writing emails, social media posts.
- Getting information from notices, brochures and magazines.
- Understanding announcements and radio programmes.
- Understanding different accents.
- Making your pronunciation sound more natural.
Topics Session Topics may include:

- Entertainment and the Arts.
- Daily life (shopping, eating, socialising etc.).
- News and current affairs.
- Social media.
- Customs and events around the world.
- Research and report on a hobby or interest.
- Special interests - negotiated with the teacher.
FK Lunch Club
Task Session

Timetable

  • 13:40 - 17:30 Language for You! / Language Development / Language Skills

Prices

  • £154 Per Week
Registration fee: £75

Information

  • Available 25-52 Weeks
  • Levels: A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Minimum Age: 16
  • Maximum class size: 14 students
  • Each lesson is 50 minutes (+10 minutes break)

More Information

Starts: Every Monday. When Monday is a public holiday, classes start on Tuesday.

The school will be closed on the following public holidays in 2019: April 19, April 23, May 6, May 27, August 26.

This course will not run for two weeks over Christmas and New Year: from 23/12/2019 to 03/01/2020

During your stay you can change part of your course to: IELTS preparation (minimum level B1). Timetable 13:40 – 15:25 Monday to Thursday.
You must buy a course book for examination as directed by your teacher. Price guide: £25-35/4 weeks.

Course fees include:
- placement test and assessment
- welcome pack
- school certificate
- use of self-access study facilities

Intensive Academic Year IAY28

Long term programmes allow you to achieve fluency for future work and study through a long period of immersion in the English language. Build your study plan from the modules below with your student advisor. The programme may include General and Business English and you can prepare for IELTS or Cambridge Examinations.

  • Intensity
  • 23h 20m per week
  • 09:00 - 15:25
    Monday to Thursday 09:00 - 15:25, Friday 09:00 - 12:45. FK Lunch Club one day a week.
Per Week Add to Enquiry
28 Lessons per week The number of lessons included per week.
Focus on Speaking This develops your fluency, with structured input on grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation to improve the accuracy and range of your English.
Skills Session Skills may include:

- Useful phrases for travel, such as restaurants and hotels.
- Writing emails, social media posts.
- Getting information from notices, brochures and magazines.
- Understanding announcements and radio programmes.
- Understanding different accents.
- Making your pronunciation sound more natural.
Topics Session Topics may include:

- Entertainment and the Arts.
- Daily life (shopping, eating, socialising etc.).
- News and current affairs.
- Social media.
- Customs and events around the world.
- Research and report on a hobby or interest.
- Special interests - negotiated with the teacher.
FK Lunch Club A light lunch, 1 days a week, in a small group with an English speaker.
Task Session Tasks may include:

- Giving a talk or presentation.
- Planning and promoting an event.
- Teaching someone a new skill.
- Inventing and marketing a product.
- Producing an information sheet.
- Writing and recording a podcast.
- Storyboarding a promotion video.

Timetable

  • 09:00 - 11:50 Language Development
  • 11:55 - 12:45 Language Skills
  • 12:45 - 13:40 Lunch Break / Lunch Club once a week
  • 13:40 - 15:25 Language in Action

Prices

  • £241 Per Week
Registration fee: £75

Information

  • Available 25-52 weeks
  • Levels: A2, B1, B2, C1
  • Minimum Age: 16
  • Maximum class size: 14 students
  • Each lesson is 50 minutes (+10 minutes break)

More Information

Starts: Every Monday. When Monday is a public holiday, classes start on Tuesday.

The school will be closed on the following public holidays in 2019: April 19, April 23, May 6, May 27, August 26.

This course will not run for two weeks over Christmas and New Year: from 23/12/2019 to 03/01/2020

During your stay you can move to an examination course: IELTS preparation (minimum level B1), FCE preparation (minimum level B2), CAE preparation (minimum level C1). Timetable 09:00 - 12:45 Monday to Friday.
You must buy a course book for examination as directed by your teacher. Price guide: £25-35/4 weeks.

You can also change your afternoon course to: Language in Action (minimum level A2; summer only) or Business English (minimum level B1). Timetable 13:40 – 15:25 Monday to Thursday.
You must buy a course book for Business English as directed by your teacher. Price guide: £25-35/4 weeks.

Course fees include:
- placement test and assessment
- welcome pack
- school certificate
- use of self-access study facilities

Why Choose London

London is a thriving multicutural city with a host of attractions to suit every visitor.

What Students & Teachers Say...

Annina Manser

Annina Manser

Student at Frances King School

The teachers are very experienced and friendly. You get to know all about the examination and can take mock tests. I got a successful result!

Ceveagh Chan

Ceveagh Chan

Teacher at Frances King London School

As a teacher, Frances King is a wonderful place to work and is committed to ensuring each student is heard and looked after. It is a place where you can make friends for life and learn valuable lessons beyond the classroom. We are proud to play a part in students’ English language journey and strive to make it a memorable experience.

Our Accommodation

Browse our wide selection of accommodation for every budget, with easy access to our schools.

Browse Now

The Experience

Discover what London has to offer, excursions, activities and what to expect when you arrive.

Learn More