Summer School Cambridge English Preliminary (A2+ -> B1)

Level: Intermediate (B1/B2)

There are reportedly roughly 1500 million speakers of English worldwide. This clearly shows how important it is to speak English well. This Pre-intermediate Cambridge English course will help you take your English to that next level.

COVID-19: From the first of July onwards, several courses will be taught again at our teaching locations. This will be clearly specified on the course page. The other courses will be taught online in our virtual classroom.


Cambrigde Summer School

You will be working on your speaking, listening, writing and reading skills. Along the way, our excellent trainers will assist you in your learning process, give you personalised feedback and encourage you to become more confident in English. Conversation, vocabulary work, pronunciation and personalised online practice will help you achieve these goals. Grammar revision and self-study are integral components of the course.

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Learning goals

This course aims to improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, expand your vocabulary and learn self-study strategies. The course aim is to reach level B1.

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This course focuses on:

  • expanding your vocabulary
  • increasing general conversational skills
  • developing reading skills
  • acquiring learning strategies
  • improving pronunciation
  • increasing knowledge of grammar
  • improving listening skills
  • improving writing skills

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Time investment

Contact hours: 27
Hours of self study at the institute: 12
Homework: 11
Total study load: 50 hours

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This course is suitable for people who have reached CEFR level A2.
You are required to do a placement test developed by Babel. This test consists of two parts: multiple choice and writing. A teacher will assess your language skills. On the basis of your test result you will get an advice about which course is suitable for you.  Please note that it can take up to 5 working days until your language level is assessed.

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