A short, intensive English language preparation course ahead of your academic programme.
Why should I take the Pre-sessional English course?
If you have been accepted onto a pathway programme, undergraduate degree or postgraduate degree, and are already academically qualified you can use this course to improve your English quickly. Receive a joint CAS for your Pre-sessional English course and GCU programme.
What is special about the programme?
Pre-sessional English concentrates on academic English within a university environment, preparing you for degree study in the UK.
This course is designed to:
- improve your English language in the core skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing within a university context
- focus on subject-related work including vocabulary, grammar, style and structure
- help you to study independently using our extensive online materials
- enable you to adjust to the demands, challenges and expectations of UK higher education
Who should apply for this course?
This course is suitable for you if you are academically qualified, hold an offer from Glasgow Caledonian University, and need to improve your English language level before starting an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in September at the University.
Depending on your current language level and degree programme requirements, you will be required to study either a six or 10-week course.