School Library | UCT English Language Centre

A School Library

While reading might not be everyone's cup of tea, everyone will agree that reading can play a fundamental role in helping students to learn or improve their skills in English. Our teachers have put together a task team and developed our very own student library.

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TEFL Adventure | UCT English Language Centre

My TEFL Adventure in Spain

People choose to go into TEFL for a variety of reasons. Some are looking for a way to travel and see the world, while others wish to get into the industry and make a career out of teaching English. Teacher Catherine reveals her motivations and tells us about her adventures as an English teacher in Spain.

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Past Student Feedback

Student feedback is an important tool for us to learn how we can improve on student experiences. We have put a list of reviews together from our past students for you, our future student, to get honest feedback on what they liked about our school.

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Beginner English on the Go

Our new students arrive every Monday and after a brief level test they are taken on a campus tour. But how do you explain campus facilities and details to students who have very little English? Well, you get creative and you use lots of hand signals and gestures! Read this blog post about last week Monday.

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Cooking in English Class

Cooking in English class might sound a bit absurd, but following a recipe and cooking food is a great way to teach and learn some aspects of a new language. Find out why teachers sometimes do this in their classes, and learn a new recipe for South African bobotie (a typical South African Cape Malay dish)!

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