Do you want to move to a higher level? This blog explains how we assess our students' progress. It is not just testing! Testing is only a part it.Read more How Do We Measure Your Progress here at ELC?
Do you want to improve your English? Are you already studying 6 hours a day in a classroom? Here are 5 things to do on your own to speed up the learning process.Read more 5 Ways to Improve your English
Bruna, who came to Cape Town, with her husband, Guilherme, tells us about her amazing visit to Cape Town and ELC. Here's a sneak peek: "What has been your best memory in Cape Town so far? (a day, or an event, or a weekend…?) I did different things in Cape Town during that time that I have never done before like jumping from the bridge in a bungy jump, hiking Lions Head, kayaking on a river and many others. But my new friends are the best part of that time. Friends from different countries and different cultures. I hope to see them again and who knows visit their countries." It's always about the people!Read more Student Stories | Bruna from Brazil
UCT's English Language Centre is open ALL year round so you can start on any Monday. How does the school year work? Find out more below.Read more How the Year Works at ELC
What does a normal day at ELC look like? What will you be doing every day, Monday to Friday? In this blog, we tell you everything you need to know about your day at ELC.Read more A Day at ELC
The friends you make here at ELC while you have this adventure of a lifetime are so important. Here we tell you why.Read more 4 Reasons your Classroom Friends are Important
The thought of learning a new language can be terrifying. Most people have a fear of saying the wrong thing or sounding stupid and it's even harder if you are shy. Immersion in a completely English environment is the best way to learn.Read more “Learning a new language is only for the young and/or brave.”
Every Friday we celebrate a short graduation for our students who have completed their course with us. This is a special moment where students receive their certificate, but also get to say a few words to the teachers and their classmates. Read four speeches in this blog post.Read more Graduation Day Speeches
End of term has become quite an exciting time at ELC! In this blog post we explain what a term is, what we do and what you can look forward to at the end of our 10-week term.Read more End of Term at ELC
Which language is the easiest (or most difficult) one to learn? We take a brief look at this question and discuss why answering it is not as straight forward as one may think.Read more Which Language is the Easiest to Learn?