Mobile Phone Comparitive Study by Intermediate students.

Yesterday, students in an Intermediate class did a comparitive study of the mobile phones they had. The purpose was for them to accurately use comparitive structures and adjectives. This is what they came up with: “The Samsung Note II’s screen is crisper than the Iphone and in general it … Read more

AY Lecture 1 August -“Yoga and You”

Yoga and You Is Yoga a sport or a religion? Come find out! Join Samia and Nicoletta as they tell you why they have chosen to do Yoga. Learn about Yoga history, different types of Yoga, why one can practice it and there will even be a demonstration of Vinyasa Flow Yoga! Not to be missed! Room 3.3 at … Read more

Solving Homelessness in Cape Town

In honour of Mandela Day on 18 July students from 2 Intermediate classes – Adele/Mark and Nicola/Tonia classes – dedicated 67 minutes and gave back to the community. Together they made lunch boxes – sandwiches, fruit and biscuits – and handed then out to destitute locals on the street. T … Read more

IELTS 1 Day Workshop Feedback

South African candidates writing the general training or academic IELTS exam on 27  July for immigration purposes joined the IELTS 1 Day Workshop with trainer Ian who went over the modules covered in the IELTS exam: Here’s what some candidates had to say: “I think that the workshop helped me a lot t … Read more

Cambridge ESOL results available online!

Students who wrote the Cambridge ESOL South Africa FCE or CAE exams in June can now view their results online Checking your results online is easy, just go to the Online Results Service You will need your Candidate ID and Secret Number (provided in your Confirmation of Entry) to register. If you hav … Read more

A visit to the Barcelona Childcare Facility.

Students and teachers from EC Cape Town visited the Barcelona Childcare Facility. This facility is located in Gugulethu, which is a suburb outside Cape Town. The activity was part of EC’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative. These lovely ladies prepared the snacks. The students an … Read more

Student Testimonial: Flora from France

Flora took a 3 week General English course at EC Cape Town. Check out what she had to say about her time here: ” I am really happy to be going to EC CPT because the teachers are great, they arrive to work in a good mood, and they aren’t boring. (I had Mark and Milli, and I’m happy) … Read more

Mandela Day 2013

Last Thursday 18 July marked Mandela’s 95th birthday and the fourth Mandela Day. Mandela gave 67 years of his life fighting for social justice and human rights and the Mandela Day campaign invites everyone to give 67 minutes of their time on 18 July to give back. This could be through volunteering w … Read more

Write Right – Free Writing Class

EC Cape Town holds a FREE Writing Class every Tuesday from 13.00 – 14.00 in room 5.10. All students are welcome BUT please note that each week will be dedicated to specific levels. Schedule for July below: 6 July – Beginner, Elementary, Pre Intermediate and Low Intermediate levels Letter writing – e … Read more