General English Plus Cooking
Students who are passionate about cooking can now take advantage of this unique course and combine morning English classes with afternoon or evening cooking lessons at a local food and kitchen shop in London. This course aims to help the novice cook become more confident at preparing a meal and also to inspire the competent cook when creating a dish. The emphasis is to empower cooks of every level and provide an extra opportunity to practise English.
Course contents and timetable
= 09:15 – 12:00, Mon – Fri: We work with a coursebook during the first three lessons of the day enabling you to improve the four main skills – speaking, listening, reading and writing. As well as these four main skills we will also work on other key areas to help develop your fluency and accuracy - pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, idioms.
= 12:20 – 13:10, Mon – Fri: The final lesson of the course is devoted to Speaking and Listening, which is an extra opportunity for fluency practice.
= 3 afternoon or evening cooking sessions per week: Cookery lessons will take place at a local food and kitchen shop where anyone can learn to cook and make great food. Some lessons require that two participants share the same workstation. This provides an extra opportunity for you to practise your English without compromising your cooking time or outcome of the lesson. Cookery class themes include: Chop, Dice and Slice, Thai Curry, Bouillabaisse, Perfect Steak, Pasta Master, American-Style Chilli and others. Each lesson includes teaching, demonstration, cooking and eating, use of an apron and tools.
Sample cookery class themes:
- Gourmet Menu: Macaroons, Fresh Pastas, Pastry, Curry, Steak, Bread, Chicken.
- Menu: Thai Food, Mexican Food, Maroccan Food, French Food, Japanese Food, Indian Food, Italian Food, Persian Food, Mediterranean Food.
Course description: This course is a combination of 20 lessons of General English and 3 cooking sessions of 2 hours each per week.
a) Language lessons from Monday to Friday
b) Cookery lessons
- 3 afternoon, evening or weekend sessions of 2 hours each
Przykładowe zajęcia dodatkowe:
bowling *, ice scating *, sport in park
boat cruises *, boat party *, city tour/walk, cultural activities, football matches *, guided museum tours *, museum visits, pub and restaurant evenings, sightseeng, book club, Job Club
Bath *, Stonehenge *, Cambridge *, Oxford *, Scotland *, Paris *
* zajęcia dodatkowo płatne