English for Work and Life (General English)

English for Work and Life (General English)

Our English for Work and Life (General English) courses help you, using an individual learning plan, to develop the English language skills needed to live and/or work in an English-speaking environment and follow your chosen career.  Interactive and communicative classes with specialised tutors focus on improving both fluency and accuracy while integrating the practice of speaking, listening, reading and writing as well as grammar and vocabulary.

We offer courses for all levels on campus, online or blended.

Course duration / 

Start and Finish Dates

Class Time & Days


10 hour per week course

Join any Monday during Summer

(minimum 2 weeks)


11:00 - 13:00

Monday to Friday

12 weeks  €1,410

8 weeks    €940

6 weeks    €705

4 weeks    €470

2 weeks    €250

4 hour per week course

from 20 June to 27 July

18:00 - 20:00

Mondays & Wednesdays

6 weeks  €295

Please enquire to eflsummerschool@ucc.ie

How To Apply

Open for applications. Summer School 2022 application form

Queries please to: eflsummerschool@ucc.ie 

IT requirements to join our courses: 

All students are required to bring to class a fully-charged laptop (with audio and video) and headphones to ensure full participation and access to course materials and a more valuable student experience.  A reliable internet connection is required (this is provided by UCC for on-campus students). You should download Microsoft Teams to your laptop before starting your course. UCC recommends the use of Chrome browser for best interaction with all its applications.  Please note that a laptop is a device that is suitable for study purposes and students who use another device such as a tablet will not be able to access some functions. A smartphone is not considered to be a suitable device for study purposes.

Language Centre

Lárionad Teanga

Main Office, G36, O'Rahilly Building, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

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