King's College Oxford is an international language center located in a cozy residential area in the university city. From the school there are 10 minutes drive to the center of Oxford. Within walking distance from the educational building there is a shopping and entertainment infrastructure. At the same time, in Kings College Oxford nothing distracts students from studying. All conditions at the school allow students to focus on achieving high educational goals.
King's College Oxford specializes in pre-university preparation of students. Summer schools offer language vacational courses for students from 14 to 17 years old. Such programs are chosen by students who want to subsequently receive an education in Britain. Vacations in King's Oxford College is an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with culture of the country, peculiarities of its educational system.
Today, the language school has everything for comfortable and effective studying. Its reputation and status is one of the main factors of popularity among foreign students. Annually, dozens of students from different countries are accepted to the school.
Brief information. English course for those wishing to semester / year to study in Britain.
About the course. The program (24/34 weeks) provides for the study of English in intensive mode. The load of 28 academic hours per week gives an effective result. In the lessons, students develop general and special skills (for example, business communication).
Students age: 16+
Start dates: June 17, September 14. Duration: 1-3 terms.
Admission requirements: English - from elementary.
Learning outcome: mastery of English at the priority level.
Class size: 8-10 people.
Lesson duration: 45 - 50 minutes.
Cost: 4048 pounds per trimester.
Short information. Intensive English course for those wishing to continue their studies on the A-level course.
About the course. The program provides for increasing the level of English proficiency, development of academic skills. Also, the students of the course receive introductory knowledge on the subjects of the A-level program. The intensity of the lessons is at least 21 hours per week. The course is designed for 7 - 9 trimesters.
Students age: 14 - 17.
Start dates: September, January, April.
[ 999.17] Requirements for enrollment: English - from IELTS 4.0-5.0.
The result of the training: mastering English at a level sufficient to enter the A-level program, updating knowledge on the necessary academic disciplines.
Class size: up to 9 Person.
Duration of the lesson: 45 minutes.
The school also offers a wide range of academic training programs (GCSE, A-level, courses for students preparing to enter UK universities in various faculties, including the specialization "art, design", in the magistracy).
The cost: of 21,000 GBP per year
The program for obtaining a certificate of incomplete secondary education GCSE. Subjects studied: English, mathematics, business, science, information technology, geography, physical culture, art, etc.
Start dates: April 5, September 14
Class size: 8-10 people [ 999.5]
Duration: 3 to 6 trimesters
Cost: 7106 pounds per trimester.
The program of preparation for entering universities in the chosen direction.
The following specialties are taught: art and design, business. Also the subjects: information technology, physics, geography, chemistry, engineering, geology, geoscience,
Duration: 3-6 trimesters
Start Dates: January 5, April 7, June 17, September 14, 2015; 4 January and 4 April 2016.
Cost: 5610 pounds in the trimester
The course is aimed at improving the key skills in the English language required for the IELTS exam.
Duration: 6 weeks minimum
Course start: 2014 - every Monday (6 Jan - 8 Dec ); 2015 - 5 January, 16 February, 30 March, 11 May, 22 June, 3 August, 14 September and 26 October.
Language level: Intermediate
Class sizes: 14 students
Training: 28 lessons (21 hours) per week
Minimum age: 16 years
The course price is 6 weeks long: GBP 1974, subsequent weeks - GBP 329 / week
Superintensive rate: GBP 794 for 2 weeks of the course, GBP 1191 for 3 weeks of the course.
The cost of the exam is GBP 145
Brief information. General English course. The program is universal, suitable for students with different levels of basic training.
About the course. The course provides for 20 academic hours per week. In the lessons, attention is paid to developing students' four skills: listening, speaking, writing, reading.
Students age: 16 +.
Start dates: June - August. Duration 2-11 weeks.
Admission requirements: English - from elementary.
Learning outcomes: development of language skills, obtaining of official Trinity certificate and King's College certificate.
Class size: up to 14 people.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes.
Cost: From 309 pounds a week. [999.20 ]
Students under 17 years old are accommodated in a family. The college cooperates with decent host families, able to provide foreign students with best living conditions. Houses are usually located 10 to 30 minutes from the school building. In the families students live in 1-2-bed rooms. Half board is provided.
From the age of 17, students are offered accommodation in a residence. The building is a 15-minute walk from the school. Chapel Street Residence offers single rooms with private facilities. The building also has a kitchen, a lounge, a laundry room. The Internet is available in 24/7 mode. The residence is guarded round the clock. Food at this method of accommodation is not provided.
Students are also offered rooms in student homes. Each room is equipped with spacious single or double apartments. In general, students use the kitchen, living room, bathroom. Meals are not provided. Accommodation in student houses is available from 18 years.
Cost of living:
The extra-curricular program of the school is represented by student parties, picnics, barbecues, joint trips to museums, theaters, cinemas, and sports matches. In addition, students are encouraged to do a lot of excursions. Popular destinations are: visiting Cambridge, Brighton, London, other cities. Students can get acquainted with sights of Oxford. From the school it will not be difficult to get to any district of the city.
Morning, afternoon classes are held in the school.
21 classrooms are equipped for successful studying of students. In each classroom there is a projector, a computer, an interactive board. In the building there are also 2 computer centers, a multimedia hall, several laboratories, an art studio. High-speed wireless Internet is available on site.
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