Online Language Courses

Choosing to study English could be one of the most important decisions you will ever make! Fluency and competence in the language is now a necessity for international communication and a prerequisite for most careers.

However, with the current COVID19 crisis, travelling abroad to study is not an option. With ISI Dublin’s full range of Online English Language Courses, you will be able to find an online programme to suit your specific needs from the comfort and safety of your own home and benefit from the expertise of one of Ireland’s leading language institutes.

Wide Range of English Programmes

We offer a range of online English Language programmes to suit all requirements, combining the basic language skills with a full range of specialist classes and internationally-renowned examinations. The course runs from 5 hours to 20 hours per week.

LIVE lessons

While many online platforms are available for self-study, our lessons are delivered live via Zoom. Our highly qualified and experienced teachers create the unique ISI in-class environment by offering dynamic and interactive Online English Language Courses, incorporating, the four main linguistic skills of speaking, listening, writing and reading, with a strong focus on communication.

e-learning Platform and App

In addition to the live Online English Language Courses, each student has access to a complete eLearning Platform and App which includes:

  • Content rich-lessons from A2 – C1 level covering a range of topics presenting language in day-to-day or work-place situations
  • A wide range of exercise types, including animated dialogues, to provide interest and aid comprehension
  • Material that includes a variety of accents from both English and non-English speaking countries
Course Materials

All course materials are provided online and follow a course book and workbook, as well as a full range of supplementary online course materials.

Monitoring Student Progress

We are committed to ensuring that all students are placed at the right level and continue to make progress throughout their studies.

  • Online level test: every student is required to take an online test and a short online speaking test, in advance of starting the programme.
  • Weekly assessment: These are short weekly online class tests, results are given to students and recorded in the student’s file.
Qualified teachers

All of our English language teachers are highly qualified and experienced, with a minimum primary degree and CELTA or DELTA teaching qualification.

Council of Europe (CEFR Levels)

ISI offers the full suite of CEFR levels, which organises language proficiency in six levels, A1 to C2, which can be regrouped into three broad levels: Basic User, Independent User and Proficient User. The levels are defined through ‘can-do’ descriptors.

Council of Europe ISI equivalent level Approximate exam level
Basic User
A1 False Beginner-elementary
A2 Pre-intermediate KET/IELTS (3)/TOEIC 220+
Independent User
B1 Intermediate PET/IELTS (4)/TOEIC 380+
B2 Upper Intermediate FCE/IELTS (5)TOEIC 520+
Proficient User
C1 Lower Advanced CAE/IELTS (6)/TOEIC 800+

Are you wondering what is your level of English?

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