Diploma in English Language

This course is primarily designed to enable learners to become proficient in the English language and consequently be successful in their higher education or career. The course provides the learners with a comprehensive knowledge of grammar and focuses on improving all the four major skills of English language: reading, writing, listening and speaking with the aim of preparing them to cope up with the modern world confidently.

Basic Entry Requirement

Having sat A/L examination

*Applications from those who do not fulfill the basic entry requirement will be considered upon conditions.

Suitable for
  • School leavers aspiring higher education
  • Job seekers who want to improve their language skills
  • Any persons interested in learning the English language
Course Duration
  • 6 Months
Course Schedule

Weekday/ weekend

Course Schedule

Weekday/ weekend

Programme Consultants

Ms.Kalani Dissanayake 

Contact No: 011-599-0000

Email: kalani@northshore.edu.lk

Course Content

Course Objectives

  • enable learners to live and work in an English speaking environment independently
  • Improve learners’ English language skills for higher educational purposes
  • enable learners to communicate effectively in English in a professional environment

Course Structure

The course focuses on the four major skills of the English language: reading, writing, listening and speaking, and provides the knowledge required for learners to be fluent in using the language.

  • Basic grammar
  • Advanced grammar for writing and speaking
  • Reading skills for vocabulary and language development
  • Writing skills for higher education purposes
  • Writing skills for professional purposes (letter/ memo/ email/ etc.)
  • Listening and Pronunciation
  • Effective Speaking Skills
  • Presentation skills

Methods of Evaluation:

Final assessment tests, continuous assessment tests, individual and group assignments, and presentations

Course Fee

Course Fee –LKR 35,000

Installment basis:-

1st Installment- LKR 15,000

2nd Installment- LKR 10,000
3rd Installment – LKR 10,000