English Language Courses

Taylors English Language Preparation (ELP)

As an international student, you might need to increase your level of English language skills in order to study an academic course. Our English programme is the perfect solution.

Minimum age:
Maximum class size:
Start dates:
Any Monday during term time *
Term length:
12-week terms throughout the year
Areas of study:
Emphasis on English language for academic study, with practice in note-taking, assignment writing and general study skills
Additional skills:
Develops intensive reading and listening skills and improves social language skills
Provided to students twice a term
The ELP teaching staff are highly qualified and experienced professionals in the English as a Second Language (ESL) field

* ELP is structured in 12 week blocks, however if you are not able to start at the beginning of the cycle you can start any Monday during term time

ELP at a glance

  • Fast, effective progress in speaking, writing, reading and listening
    The programme focuses on maximising your progress in each of the four core English skills.
  • Crucial skills for academic learning
    You will acquire skills such as examination techniques, critical analysis, note-taking and text scanning to help you learn faster and with greater confidence.
  • Personal study plan
    Before your programme, we will test your level of English and advise you on how long you need to study to reach the required level.
  • Close attention from your teacher
    Our classes have a maximum of 18 students so your progress can be carefully monitored by your teacher.
  • Regular testing
    Your progress will be regularly tested to help ensure you reach your full potential, with written reports every six weeks.
  • Course levels to suit your individual study plan
    Each course is designed to help you develop the necessary skills for success.
  • No IELTS required on successful completion of ELP
    Successful completion of the required level of ELP means you do not need to take an IELTS test before progressing to AFY.
  • Delivered on campus
    Your TELP lessons consist of 25 hours face-to-face teaching per week. You will meet new friends and your teachers before starting AFY.

Start Dates

Please view the start dates for the English Language Preparation (ELP).

Contact us

If you would like more information about our courses please contact a Student Enrolment Advisor today, or you can apply online.

Entry Requirement

IELTS minimum 4.0, with no band less than 3.5.