Teaching methods will always vary according to the aims of the course, the style of the teacher and the needs of the learners. See the headings below.

Beginner courses at the Prince of Wales
Learn and practise the basics of getting around, meeting people, talking about yourself. Finding the way. Restaurant, Bar. Catching a train or bus, buying tickets, buying essentials and souvenirs. Numbers and money. Telling the time. Other survival language on demand. Some basic grammar and pronunciation. Lots of activities and language games to get you talking.

Continuation courses at the Prince of Wales
These courses are more structured and are likely to follow a textbook. There will be more grammar, depending on the needs of the group, but the main emphasis will still be on the spoken language.