Dublin City University (DCU) - Summer Camp Oscars International is a program of special English courses for children and teenagers. Courses are conducted by the international school "Oscars International" - a company specializing in teaching English and having a reputation of exceptionally professional and reliable. Oscars International is accredited by the British Council and the Irish organization ACELS (The Accreditation and Coordination of English Language Services). The courses are held at the Dublin City University (DCU), a prestigious and renowned university in Ireland.
In summer camp programs, children and adolescents aged 12 to 18 from anywhere in the world can take part. The camp is held in July and August, participants choose one of two training programs:
Each program includes 20 language classes per week (15 hours) plus group lessons, excursions and activities. Classes in English are conducted exclusively by highly professional teachers - native speakers - and pass in a friendly and light atmosphere in small groups. Language lessons are held from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:30. The high professionalism of teachers, carefully designed training programs and other factors contribute to the rapid progress of children in knowledge and the successful increase in the level of language and general educational knowledge.
A great advantage of the programs is the availability of additional thematic blocks depending on the type of the course: children study business and various sciences or explore the city spaces and attractions of Dublin. Much attention is paid to extra-curricular activities: children attend excursions, various attractions of the city and surrounding areas, shops and shopping centers. A rich and diverse program of events is organized on the campus: themed festivals and festivals, discos and games - all this will not leave anyone aside, will allow you to relax from your studies and gain strength.
For the duration of the program, children are accommodated in the residences of the university and can enjoy all the benefits of its campus. Employees of the camp are accompanying and supporting the participants around the clock and are ready to solve any arising question. Parents / representatives of the student have the opportunity to communicate with the camp staff around the clock.
Participating in the programs of Dublin City University (DCU) summer camp Oscars International is an excellent opportunity for children and teenagers to raise the level of English, acquire valuable knowledge from other areas, get a lot of pleasant experiences and have fun in the summer holidays with friends from all over the world!
A one-of-a-kind program that combines English training and six hours a week of thematic design work. The main focus of the thematic work is given to give students an idea of real subjects and problems with professionals who represent practical applications of the theory of objects. Each week is devoted to a specific topic and is based on group project work. Themes are built around three main blocks:
Lessons are held every day from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:30, followed by group sessions, consultations, practical classes. Evening time and days off are devoted to excursions and activities. Once a week, students visit various companies from the business world located in Dublin, where they have an excellent opportunity to follow the real work of the company and learn many things that will help them in their future professional activities. The high professionalism of teachers combined with the small size of the groups and the carefully designed structure of the program allow children to significantly improve the level of English and acquire many valuable knowledge in various fields.
The cost of training on the program "Standard Training Course" (Apprentice Experience) should be clarified with our specialists.
This course combines English language teaching and urban space research in Dublin. Classes are held in small groups from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:30. With students, only highly qualified teachers work, which make the learning process for each child individual and most effective.
After lunch, group classes and classes are held, dedicated to urban research, evening time and weekends are devoted to recreation and various activities. During the excursions and visits to various places in the city, walks and outdoor recreation, children not only get acquainted with the unique architectural and cultural heritage of the city, but also actively practice the English language and receive a lot of pleasant impressions. The professionalism of teachers, the individual style of work and the rich constant practice of language causes the good progress of students in the language in a short time.
The cost of training on the program "City experience: Dublin» (City Experience: The Dubliner) should be checked with our specialists.
Students are accommodated in residences on the campus of Dublin City University (DCU). Student dormitories of the university have excellent facilities and a level of equipment so that every child feels at home here. Specialists and staff of the camp are doing everything possible to create a comfortable environment and quickly solve all the issues that arise. Children are constantly under supervision, a telephone line is available round the clock, where parents can find out the necessary information at any time. Characteristics of accommodation include:
Upon arrival at the residence, all children are instructed on the rules of residence and safety. The camp staff and the staff of the hostels ensure order in all the premises of the residences.
Children's nutrition includes a full balanced meal several times a day: a variety of dishes of Irish, European and world cuisine are available. In the event that a student needs a special diet, his parents / representatives will notify the camp prior to booking the place on the course.
The participants of summer programs conduct active extra-class activities: the camp in a convenient form combines activities and activities so that children can learn a lot of new things, expand their horizons, relax from their studies and gain strength. The camp staff accompanies the children at all events and monitors their safety. Activities include:
1. Standard Training Course (Apprentice Experience):
2. "City Experience: The Dubliner" course:
Dublin City University is located in the Irish capital, 15 minutes from the center in a modern and beautifully equipped campus, occupying 98 acres (15 kilometers from Dublin International Airport). Here there are many buildings and structures and there is absolutely everything that is necessary for successful study and life; On campus around the clock there are camp staff who provide children with all the necessary assistance and support. Features include:
Classrooms have the most modern equipment - comfortable workplaces, multimedia equipment, air conditioning and air purification systems. All premises are maintained in good technical condition, sports grounds and halls have all the necessary equipment and are always ready to accept those wishing to work out. Being on the campus of Dublin City University, children and teenagers will not need anything.
Courses are conducted from July 1 to August 12 (please contact our specialists for the exact date of the course you are interested in).
The cost of training in all areas (with accommodation and meals) should be checked with our specialists.
If you have any questions, you can contact our specialists.
|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.