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Intensive ESL

Get Serious About Learning English in Los Angeles with Intensive ESL

The Intensive ESL program is designed for students who want to improve their English language skills as quickly as possible. Columbia West College’s Los Angeles English classes combine formal instruction with fun, engaging activities that take students out of the classroom and into a deeper understanding of the English language. 

Are You an Intensive ESL Candidate?

How do you know if you’re the right kind of student for our Intensive ESL classes in Los Angeles? First, you’re serious about improving your English language skills quickly. Also, you’re not afraid of a challenge and want the maximum number of hours of instruction per day. So, if you want to get on the fast track to learning English and start practicing as much as possible, the Intensive ESL program would be a great option for you.

How Does the Intensive ESL Program Work?  

The Intensive program combines the best of the Standard ESL program and the Conversation program. This means that students get the benefits of both programs, as they practice formal grammar alongside informal, everyday English. Students will study all the skills needed to learn the English language, including:

  • Grammar
  • Listening
  • Reading
  • Speaking
  • Writing

Students also learn to improve their communication skills through exposure to and immersion in conversational English, including:

  • Accent reduction
  • Idioms and slang
  • Presentation skills
  • Pronunciation

By developing a fuller understanding of the English language, the Intensive ESL program prepares students to communicate in day-to-day, academic and professional settings, so that they can achieve their dreams!

What Makes CWC’s Intensive ESL Program Stand Out?

Our Intensive ESL Program is successful because our highly experienced teachers challenge students to practice and apply their skills with our interactive and fun curriculum. You’ll not only learn using textbooks, but media and interactive activities as well, including:

  • Commercials
  • Computers/tablets
  • Movies
  • Print advertisements
  • TV programs

Our teachers always try to make each lesson relevant to students’ lives and experiences in Los Angeles.

Plus, classroom lessons are reinforced with out-of-class activities and field trips to give students a well-rounded understanding of the English language. Teachers track student progress with group and individual projects, speeches, weekly quizzes, and more.

Start Learning English in Los Angeles Today!

To learn more about our ESL classes, or for information on how to take the next steps towards achieving your goals by learning English, please call us today at (213) 368-3900. Our team of friendly advisors and admissions counselors are standing by to help you submit your application and choose the courses that will best help you reach your personal and professional goals. You can also get in touch by filling out our easy online contact form. Get ready to get fluent!