General English Courses

International House Dublin is pleased to offer a variety of English Language Courses for adults in our city-centre English Language School in Dublin. Our wide range of General English Language courses cater for English Language students of all levels. Quality English Language teaching combined with small classes guarantees results.

Standard General English Course

The standard general English course covers all aspects of the language: grammar, usage, reading, writing, listening and speaking. Great importance is placed on oral communication and materials are both relevant and stimulating. Students are tested regularly to make sure they are in the correct class for their level.

Hours per week:
20 hours per week (1 hour = 60 minutes)
Course time-table:
09:00 - 13:30 Monday to Friday
Start dates:
Every Monday (Courses for complete beginners start on the first Monday of every month)
Course length:
Minimum 1 week, no maximum
Maximum class size:
14 students

Standard Course Fees 2016

Course Name
General English Standard (20 hours)
1-2 weeks
€255 per week
3 weeks
€245 per week
4 weeks
€240 per week
5-11 weeks
€230 per week
12-23 weeks
€225 per week
24+ weeks
€180 per week

Intensive General English Course

The intensive general English course is designed for students wishing to make optimum use of their time studying English in Dublin. The course covers all aspects of the English language and aims to develop the student's communicative ability in the shortest time possible.

Hours per week:
25 hours per week (1 hour = 60 minutes)
Course time-table:
09:00 - 13:30 Monday to Friday
14:30 - 15:45 Monday to Thursday
Start dates:
Every Monday (Courses for complete beginners start on the first Monday of every month)
Course length:
Minimum 1 week, no maximum

Intensive Course Fees 2016

Course Name
General English Intensive (25 hours)
1-2 weeks
€305 per week
3 weeks
€300 per week
4 weeks
€295 per week
5-11 weeks
€285 per week
12-23 weeks
€280 per week
24+ weeks
€250 per week

Combination Courses with Individual Classes

Individual tuition classes are designed for the student who needs to make rapid progress or who wishes to concentrate on particular areas of the language such as specialised vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation etc. Following a needs analysis, a course is specifically designed to suit the particular requirements of the student. Individual tuition classes are combined with the standard general english course.

Hours per week:
Standard General English (20 hours) + 5 or 10 hours
Individual Tuition
Course length:
Minimum 1 week, no maximum
Start dates:
Every Monday (Courses for complete beginners start on the first Monday of every month)

Combination Course Fees 2016

General English Standard (20 hours)+ 5 hours Individual Tuition

1-2 weeks
€555 per week
3 weeks
€545 per week
4 weeks
€540 per week
5-11 weeks
€530 per week
12-23 weeks
€525 per week
24+ weeks
€480 per week

General English Standard (20 hours)+ 10 hours Individual Tuition

1-2 weeks
€855 per week
3 weeks
€845 per week
4 weeks
€840 per week
5-11 weeks
€830 per week
12-23 weeks
€825 per week
24+ weeks
€780 per week

One-to-One Tuition Programmes

Individual tuition classes are designed for the student who needs to make rapid progress or who wishes to concentrate on particular areas of the language such as specialised vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation etc. Following a needs analysis, a course is specifically designed to suit the particular requirements of the student.

Hours per week:
15, 20 or 30 hours per week
Course length:
Minimum 1 week, no maximum
Start dates:
Every Monday (Courses for complete beginners start on the first Monday of every month)

One-to-One Tuition Course Fees 2016

15 Hours Individual Tuition
€900 per week
20 Hours Individual Tuition
€1200 per week
30 Hours Individual Tuition
€1650 per week