St. Hilda's College is one of the most famous colleges of the famous Oxford University, which gave the world more than fifty Nobel laureates. The educational institution was founded in 1983. Today Saint Hildas College accepts over 60 students annually for summer language courses.
A college is located near the center of Oxford. In walking distance from here is a tourist, commercial, entertainment infrastructure. In their free time, college students can see the sights of the world famous university center of Britain.
The institution is known for its high level of academic preparation for children and adolescents. In addition, the language school attracts foreigners' attention by location. From the classrooms there is a magnificent view of the river. Not far from the school is the famous landmark of Oxford - the Magdalena Bridge, the site of the start of the annual British competition on flat-bottomed boats.
Surrounded by parks and gardens, Hilda's College is a great place to spend your summer vacation. It will appeal to students who want to combine their studies in the famous Oxford with cognitive tourism and active recreation.
Quick Facts. The English course with an intensity of 22.5 hours / week. Program for high school students focused on intensive language learning in school and informal settings.
About the course. The program, designed for 2 - 4 weeks, allows students from different countries to improve language skills in the inspiring atmosphere of one of the oldest colleges of Oxford University. The course provides a large number of practical classes. Lessons are held in the format of discussions, modeling of real life situations. This contributes to the development of not only linguistic, but also communicative skills. As a result of training, a standard Trinity test is given.
Students age: 14 to 17 years old.
Start dates: July 30 to July 28
[ 999.23] Requirements for admission: the level of English is from elementary.Class size: - 15 students max, although usually a 10-year student, 12
Duration: 22.5 hours per week
The cost of - £ 1175 (all included in the quoted price):
To students of summer courses. Hilda's College Bucksmore offers accommodation in a college residence. There are single and double rooms. In general, there is a games room and a lounge. Facilities are located on the floors of the building. In the rooms of the residence there are all necessary furniture for comfortable living. Also the rooms are equipped with video equipment (TVs, DVDs).
Nutrition in the college is offered integrated. Full board includes hot breakfasts, lunches, dinners in the school cafeteria. During the excursion days, students are provided with packed lunches.
Extensive extracurricular program will not allow students to get bored during their free time. Three excursions are offered per week, two of which are for the whole day. College students can visit London, Bath, Birmingham, Cambridge, Stratford, Windsor Castle, Worthwick and Blenham, Thorpe Park, the unique Stonehenge, and many other interesting sites.
The entertainment program for students is represented by discos, theme parties, sports events.
Lessons are held in the morning and afternoon. In the evenings on non-excercise days, a cultural and entertainment program is offered to the attention of college students.
Lessons are held in spacious classrooms equipped with computers, projectors, interactive whiteboards. There is a computer class in the college, there is a gym. Additionally, students of summer courses can take part in sports in the nearby Magdalen College.
In the indicated price - £ 1100 is included everything, namely:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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