Intensive English Course (plus subjects)

Our Intensive English Course (plus subjects) is designed to develop the English language skills of students through classes in English and other school subjects. It is perfect for students looking to improve their English, and also provides general academic preparation for British boarding schools.

This course is available as Full Boarding or as a Day Course (see below for fees).

The lessons are lively and interesting and all aspects of the English language are covered. Students become more confident about using English, especially spoken English, as emphasis is placed on clear and assured communication.

Also included in the timetable are subject lessons taught in English including geography, history, science, mathematics, computing, art and drama. This provides interesting variety and increases English vocabulary and language development.

Intensive English Course – key points

  • For 10 – 17 year olds
  • Very small class sizes (5 – 8 students)
  • Attend for one or two weeks
  • 30 lessons a week (22.5 hours)
  • Highly experienced teaching team
Everybody is kind, the lessons help you to improve your English, you make friends, the meals are tasty.

Intensive English Course – 2020 dates

Our Intensive English Course runs from 30 March – 10 April 2020.

Week 1: Monday 30 March – Saturday 4 April 2020

  • Students arrive on Monday 30 March by 6pm
  • Classes start 9:10am on Tuesday 31 March
  • Classes finish 3:30pm on Saturday 4 April
  • Students leave after 4pm on Saturday 4 April or the next morning

Week 2: Sunday 5 – Friday 10 April 2020

  • Students arrive on Sunday 5 April by 6pm
  • Classes start 9:10am on Monday 6 April
  • Classes finish 3:30pm on Friday 10 April
  • Students leave after 4pm on Friday 10 April or the next morning

Students attending for both weeks go on an all-day excursion on the middle Sunday (5 April).

Intensive English Course – 2020 fees

Full Boarding

Day Course

  • Fees of £980 per week.
  • Includes tuition of six lessons (4½ hours) each day; testing; learning materials, texts and educational resources; written
    academic reports and certificate; WiFi and Sunday excursion (where applicable); breakfast (from 8am), lunch, morning snacks and refreshment.
  • Option to add dinner and overnight stay if required (extra cost – discussed when registering).

More information

For more information, view our Spring Courses Brochure.

Contact us with any questions or for more information.
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