Current Affairs

 Mat Wright

  • Start in April, June, September, January
  • Tokyo 
  • 1.5 hours a week for 12 weeks or 3 hours a week for 12 weeks

Get engaged by discussing topics straight from the headlines

On the Current Affairs course students discuss thought-provoking topics straight from the headlines. If you already have a firm foundation in English, this course will help you build your ability to fluently discuss nearly any mainstream topic in English with precision and confidence.

On this course you will: 

  • discuss interesting topics from news headlines
  • fine-tune your speaking skills
  • improve your cultural understanding of the UK.

Course levels

C1: Advanced 

Find out about our English levels for adults and how they support your learning experience and progress.

Your study options 

The Current Affairs course consists of 36 hours of learning. 

Explore options and timetables in your city:


Level C1 - Advanced

Course dates Days and times Price (¥)
 04 Jan. 2023 - 22 Mar. 2023 Wednesday 14.30–16.00


07 Jan. 2023 - 25 Mar. 2023

Saturday 10.00–13.00

  • Registration is online. There is a registration fee of 27,500 yen (including tax), which is only applicable if this is the first course you book with us.
  • Lessons will take place onsite when possible, but online if necessary. If you are not willing to take lessons online, we recommend you do not register for this term as we may have to deliver some lessons online depending on the Covid-19 situation. 
  • Payment is by bank transfer. 
  • If you register for the course and then withdraw, any refunds will be calculated per the Terms and conditions below.