The program is designed for a period of 4 to 12 weeks - the total duration of each student determines for themselves, based on their own capabilities and academic requirements. The intensity of the classes is rather high - 25 academic hours weekly: in the classroom, students develop basic skills (written and spoken language, reading, listening) and get to know the extraordinary culture and history of the country in order to better understand the structure and principles of the language. The program also includes additional interesting electives:
All participants of the summer courses are located in the general student residence of the university: they are equipped rooms with private facilities, designed for 2 people (on request, you can arrange a single room for the student). Each room has a shower and toilet, Internet access, and on each floor there is a laundry. Just a 10-minute walk from the residential building is a large number of cafes and shops.
Level of knowledge of the language: Beginner - Intermediate.
Start dates: July (check with the operators for exact dates).
Cost of the program: from RMB 24,698 for 4 weeks (about £ 2,469 / US $ 4,035 for 4 weeks).
The price includes:
Taft School offers effective and comfortable summer academic programs for schoolchildren from around the world aged 13 to 18 years. This is an excellent opportunity to improve academic and linguistic knowledge, bring them in line with international standards, adapt to a new cultural, linguistic and educational environment. In addition, summer courses are also a pleasant, interesting pastime, a huge number of leisure activities and excursions, new friends from all over the world!
Taft School was founded more than one hundred years ago. Until now, the main principles of work laid down by its founder Horatius Taft have been observed here: the comprehensive development of each individual, the recognition of its identity and uniqueness, hard work and self-effort.
After completing the chosen course, the student's parents receive a full report from the teachers With a list of his successes and achievements, as well as recommendations for further education and development.