B2 (Upper Intermediate) + at start of placement
Minimum 16 weeks in total:
4 weeks+ (course)
12 weeks (internship)
Lessons per week
22 AM, 22 PM or 28
Maximum in class
12 (average 9)
1 lesson = 50 minutes
Number of hours per week
This programme offers students the chance to take an English course at St Giles San Francisco followed by a practice period at a company in the San Francisco area.
The programme enables students to apply their language skills in a working environment as an extension of the course in an English-speaking organisation related to their professional interest.
Students will require a student visa (F1).
Find out more about the programme at St Giles San Francisco here:
NB: The purpose of the internship is to practise English and continue developing the language in an office environment; the student is not paid.
All students taking the 'English in a Working Environment' programme at St Giles San Francisco can take advantage of the following facilities:
St Giles San Francisco is a modern, friendly school which offers the latest facilities and resources for our English plus Internship students. The school is in an exciting downtown location on famous Market Street, close to Union Square and Chinatown. San Francisco is one of the USA’s most vibrant cities, which offers a warm Californian welcome to everyone who visits.
After you take a English in a Working Environment at St Giles San Francisco, you should:
have developed your listening, reading and writing skills
be able to speak with greater confidence and fluency with an increased vocabulary in a working environment
have practised your English during a placement at an English-speaking organisation
"I am very happy at St Giles San Francisco because I am developing my English skills, becoming more confident and meeting new friends all the time."Min Kyu Kim , South Korea