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General English

Study English in Jakarta
Study English in Surabaya
Study Englsh in Bali

The IALF offers a comprehensive program in General English for all age groups at levels ranging from Beginner to Advanced.

General English programs are available at IALF Surabaya and IALF Bali.

IALF Surabaya

Belajar Inggris di Bali

The IALF Surabaya course structure aims primarily to develop English language skills which are relevant to an academic environment. However, a strong foundation in General English is crucial to the development of academic English skills.

IALF Surabaya Course Structure

IALF Surabaya Course Structure - At a Glance

Click on the diagram to the left to see how IALF Surabaya English courses provide an integrated program of language learning from elementary through to advanced levels, with pathways to IELTS test preparation and expected IELTS score outcomes.

Silahkan klik diagram di sebelah kiri. Diagram tersebut menunjukkan kursus-kursus di IALF Surabaya sebagai suatu program pembelajaran bahasa Inggris dari level dasar sampai level mahir yang terintegrasi, dan kaitannya dengan IELTS Preparation serta hasil skor IELTS yang diharapkan.

All courses at IALF Surabaya are available only to students at high school age and above.

General English for Adults


The IALF General English for Adults courses are for those taking their first steps in English and in need of a solid foundation in the four skills of Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking before embarking upon the more challenging Study Prep program. Local teachers, with an in depth understanding of the difficulties faced by Indonesian learners starting out in a new foreign language, guide students through three elementary levels to the point where they are able to step up confidently to Study Prep program and an introduction to Academic English.

All students wishing to enrol on either General English for Adults courses are expected to take a placement test.

Course dates, Timetable options and Fees



Course dates 2016

Timetable options


General English for Adults
Levels 1 - 3

54 hours per level
11 weeks

  • 11 April - 24 June

Mon, Wed & Fri: 17:00 - 19:00 or 19:15 - 21:15 or
Tue, Thur & Fri: 17:00 - 19:00 or 19:15 - 21:15

Rp. 1,850,000

Assessment & Attendance
Attendance and accurate assessment are extremely important to all IALF programs. Completing a course successfully means that students attend and participate fully and pro-actively in all classroom activities, tasks and tests, and that they take full responsibility for their own learning outside the classroom (homework, assigned projects, and additional self-study).

  • 3 teacher-generated, content related tasks
  • end of course writing, listening, and reading tests
  • an assessment of quality and quantity of homework completed

Students must achieve an overall 'final score' of 60% or above, and meet the attendance criteria, in order to continue to the next level of study.

Students are required to attend a minimum of 75% of all classes in order to be eligible for the award of a clear ‘pass’ at each level.

Study Prep


Study Preparation (Study Prep) is designed to further develop General English language skills while preparing students with academic language skills required for further study in an English language environment, whether at institutions in Indonesia or overseas. There are 12 levels to the program and all are linked to international benchmarks including the CEFR and IELTS.
Language skills developed on the Study Prep program provide the foundation for students wishing to take an international English test such as IELTS.
All students wishing to enrol on Study Prep courses are expected to take a placement test.

Click here for more information the IALF Surabaya Study Preparation program.


Intensive English Program (IEP) at IALF Surabaya


IEP is an intensive, full-time course with a strong General English focus, designed for learners at high elementary/pre-intermediate level. The course provides an introduction to academic English and is ideally suited to learners wishing to develop their language skills over a short period of time. Students successfully completing IEP should be capable of achieving 5.0 – 5.5 in the IELTS test and may continue to the Intermediate level IEPOS 1 program.

Click here for more information on Intensive English Programs at IALF Surabaya.

Please contact IALF Surabaya for more information on General English programs.


Belajar Inggris di Bali

IALF Bali has established a strong reputation for its excellent General English program - the largest in Bali.

Courses include:

  • General English for adults, from Beginners to Advanced levels
  • SD English
  • SMP English

Students can choose courses taught by:

  • native speaker teachers
  • a combination of native speaker and Indonesian teachers of English
  • Indonesian teachers of English

The program caters to all levels and all ages. It is a comprehensive program run in 5 terms during the year, each of 40 hours of instruction.

Classe2 are held according to one of two schedules:

Mondays, Wednesdays with alternating Fridays; or
Tuesdays, Thursdays with alternating Fridays

Please contact IALF Bali for more information on its range of General English programs.

English for Young Learners

Kursus Inggris di Surabaya

IALF Bali has a dynamic program for young learners of English, designed to ensure that they have lots of fun – while communicating in English.

The courses are organized around the topics found in the National Curriculum, presented in stimulating and interactive ways. Teachers do not limit activities to the classroom, but use a range of media, including photography, film and sound recordings, as well as computer-based language games.

The 4 macro-skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing are all covered, and grammar is introduced based on communicative activities. Our aim is for the students to enjoy learning, to be creative and enquiring, to be active learners, and to gain self-confidence in actively using the language.

Courses are available for primary school students, SD Class 1 – SD Class 6, and for junior high school students, SMP Class 7 – Class 9. Courses are offered at three time slots: morning, early afternoon, and evening.


 IALF Language Centres in Indonesia:


Kursus Bahasa Inggris di Jakarta, Bali dan Surabaya IALF Jakarta
Plaza Kuningan, Menara Selatan, 3rd floor
Jl. H.R. Rasuna Said Kav C 11-14
Jakarta 12940
Tel. (021) 521-3350
Fax (021) 521-3349
IALF Surabaya
Jl. Sumatera 49
Surabaya 60281
East Java
Tel. (031) 502-6400
Fax (031) 502-6408
Jl. Raya Sesetan 190
Bali 80223
Tel. (0361) 225-243
Hp 0822-91109448
Fax (0361) 263-509

Jakarta Surabaya
Belajar Bahasa Inggris di Jakarta
Belajar Bahasa Inggris di Surabaya
Belajar Bahasa Inggris di Bali

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