How are EC Virtual online English lessons organised?

 When you learn English online with EC Virtual, your time will look like this: Pre-Class Assignment (30 minutes) The teacher will set up a pre-class assignment with relevant questions for students to discuss on Teams with your classmates (in English!). This assignment can be anything from a reading or listening from your coursebook, a relevant […]

EC Virtual – after lesson student collaboration task video

Two EC Virtual students working together to complete their after-lesson task assigned by their teacher. EC Virtual, our online English course, is about more than English lessons with an English teacher. You will be assigned tasks that require you to work with the others in your group using chat, video calls and collaborative documents, thus […]

Take our online English course for great social activities

Students learning English online with EC Virtual are being offered a range of social activities primarily provided through the Microsoft Teams platform. This Social Program integrates the values of the Orange Carpet Experience, virtually, such as breaking the ice and getting to know your peers through activities, providing a welcome event prior to your arrival […]

Learning English in Dublin during lockdown

Like many students, Yavuz from Turkey was abroad when the coronavirus pandemic virus struck. Here he shares his experience of learning English in Dublin during this time. Learning English in Dublin I am about the finish my course. Next week will be the last week for me. I want to thank you and all the […]

EC Virtual, Online English Course Review

Minju tells us about her university experience so far learning English online using EC Virtual, read her course review below:   EC Virtual Course Review   Hi, my name is Minju Kim and I’m from South Korea. I’ve been studying in EC Brighton since 3 months ago. It has been a month since classes changed […]

How to be a good English student online

As the world continues to shift with the times, virtual learning has become the new normal. Online classrooms are now an essential part of modern education. At EC English we are now offering online English courses, EC Virtual brings language learning to the comfort of your home. To help you be a good, considerate student […]

Meet our online English course teachers

Meet some of the teachers helping students achieve their goals on EC Virtual, our online English classes. EC Virtual brings the award-winning EC experience to your home. EC Virtual offers a range of online course options to help you meet your English language goals. Find out more about EC Virtual and start your journey to […]

Why an online English course is a great first step to learning English abroad

It’s very normal to get a little anxious about going abroad to learn English. The most important thing to remember is, studying English abroad is a rewarding, life-changing experience. Living in an English-speaking country broadens your horizons, making the world feel smaller and more accessible. Of course, you will be excited about visiting a new […]

Learn English – 7 Idioms About Home

Home. We’re all spending more time there than ever. To take your mind occupied, here are 7 timely idioms about home that you can use in your English or at least keep you away from the fridge for a few minutes! “There’s no place like home” Home is the best place to be. We’ll let […]

EC's Online English Course – Student Review

Nina shares her experiences improving her English online with EC Virtual. My name is Nina; I am from Germany and I have planned to do this language trip since a very long time. I have done another language trip to Scotland once and it was a great experience. Therefore, I decided to do a further […]