The University of Westminster is conveniently located just 20 minutes from the center of London, from the legendary Baker Street. Also about 20 minutes will take the road to Heathrow International Airport - it will not be difficult to arrange a convenient transfer. The University of Westminster offers students the most comfortable learning and living conditions: each apartment has 6 bedrooms, a shared kitchen and bathroom, a beautiful view of the campus, its historic buildings and well-kept grounds. Meals are organized on the principle of full boarding, students attend a comfortable dining room. On the territory there are many open lawns, glades for rest, leisure, active games and sports - on fine days students like to relax outdoors, to spend picnics. There is also a disco hall, shops, own cinema, modern functional sports hall.
The Northwick Park metro station is very close to the hotel, with which it is very easy to get to the central areas of London (Zone 1): here students can also find a huge number of shops, theaters and cinema, skate park, swimming pool, And gardens for walking, golf course. The school is not only attractive for its infrastructure - students appreciate the quality of education: Harrow School was graduated by seven prime ministers of Great Britain, including the legendary Sir Winston Churchill.
The program can be booked for both individual students and study groups. The term of the program can be from 1 to 4 weeks - the students independently choose for themselves the duration of the course, focusing on their own preferences, opportunities and desires.
Every week, students attend 15 academic sessions - this balanced intensity allows to achieve significant language and educational progress, and leaves time for rest, leisure, interesting activities and excursions. The class includes a maximum of 15 students: the school's specialists try to make so that within a single group there are as many representatives of different countries as possible, form groups internationally. For every 10 people there is one highly qualified teacher with the obligatory ELF accreditation: pupils can count on an individual approach and due amount of attention to everyone. Lessons are conducted in an interesting, dynamic, interactive format, much attention is paid to the development of communicative abilities and skills of fluent oral speech.
We offer students the opportunity to pass the Trinity College Oral Examinations (GESE) to get a qualification in spoken English. These exams are authoritative among educational institutions in many European countries. Our experienced EFL teachers test students, distribute them to appropriate levels and provide an additional five hours of intensive spoken English each week. Students are fully prepared for oral tests, which are conducted by an external examiner Trinity.
This course is designed for a group of 15 students. The additional cost per student = 65 pounds. Dates: June 19 - August 28.
ARDMORE LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
This program is ideal for schoolchildren aged 14-19: it is at this age that a person develops most actively as a person, as a full member of society, therefore the development of his own personality becomes so important. The leader's course is a great opportunity to get the necessary skills, knowledge and skills. During the classes, students will learn how to effectively interact with different people, quickly solve incoming problems, think analytically, sort the information according to the importance. Students will learn to speak in front of an audience and keep people's attention, manage it. Also an important ability is the ability to work with colleagues, exchange opinions and experiences, come to a common decision and defend your opinion.
The Academy of Leaders prepares busy and diverse work for students, which also includes interesting excursions. For example, students will be able to visit large companies and enterprises, state institutions, gain experience with professionals, evaluate the effectiveness of such large corporations. In the course of the sessions, it is planned to prepare and conduct presentations (including presentations by eminent professionals), interactive seminars, personal studies, group work in simulated situations, and diverse role plays.
Modern reality dictates the need for such leadership qualities and skills, regardless of the field of activity and profession. Mastering such skills is a long-term investment in the future, in personal and career development. Regardless of which career direction you choose, the ability to work with people is invariably important, to find a compromise, to quickly solve emerging problems, to help colleagues.
With the help of the Academy of Leadership, students will be able to develop personal qualities:
Pupils of the Academy of Leaders often interact with participants of classical summer courses: it allows to achieve deep international integration, work with representatives of different countries and nationalities, to imbue with the national peculiarities of each.
All classes are conducted in English: immersion in the language environment occurs already in the first days of training, so that pupils as quickly as possible overcome the language and emotional barrier, improve speech and communication skills. All students on arrival are tested: by results they are distributed into differentiated, approximately homogeneous groups (age factor is also taken into account). In addition, in each lesson, students study special vocabulary, which allows enriching individual vocabulary with useful expressions and terms.
The students of the Westminster summer camp are accommodated in comfort, according to the principle of full boarding. Bedrooms are designed for 1-2 people, comfortable and comfortable, fully equipped with everything necessary. Also on the territory there is a sufficient number of washing machines (coins), and the campus is guarded 24 hours a day - you can not worry about the safety of the students. Wireless internet is available in all rooms.
EXAMPLE OF A DAY IN THE WESTMINSTER CAMP
Training sessions for summer courses are held Monday to Friday, three academic hours per day. Each lesson is divided into two blocks:
• Learning grammar, vocabulary, relevant exercises and practices
• Training of oral speech, communication skills: use of game and role methods, interactive learning, attraction of additional funds.
After classes, students can engage in one of the many types of leisure and entertainment: play football or Tennis, basketball, go in for dancing, visit creative studios and workshops.
Every day students are expected to have a rich and varied leisure program, which can be organized at lunchtime and in the evening. In addition, for each week of the students' stay there are 2 excursion trips for a full day and one that takes several hours.
Example of excursions for the whole day:
For several hours students Also go on a classic sightseeing tour of London.
The territory for students is equipped with many opportunities for leisure, outdoor activities and sports: gym and sports center, shops, disco hall, own theater.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.