Frances King School of English in Dublin invites students from all over the world. English courses of different intensity are offered here. Students are provided with everything necessary for academic development.
Learning English in Frances King Dublin - an opportunity to combine an educational program with a tourist program. Dublin is rich in sights that are concentrated in the central part of the city (within walking distance of the campus). Also there is entertainment and commercial infrastructure.
The language school has several campuses. The main one, in the center of Dublin, is open all year round. Summer language school is located in the picturesque village of Docks on the sea coast. There is a special atmosphere here. Studying English in Docks allows to get acquainted with life and traditions of the Irish. Students of the summer school are waited by a safe environment, pristine nature and a flexible educational program that fits perfectly into the "entertainment + studying" recreation format.
Short information. Holiday English courses for those wishing to combine study with a sightseeing holiday in Ireland.
About the course. The vacation educational program provides for a load of no more than 20 lessons per week. Also the course includes a minimum of 1 visiting excursion for the whole day, daily entertainment activities. In lessons, students are given the opportunity to expand their vocabulary, to update their knowledge of English grammar, to practice reading and writing. Extra-curricular activities ensure the effective development of communication skills. Students learn to understand English speech, communicate in an informal environment. Duration: 2-6 weeks.
Students age: 13 to 17.
Start dates: June 28-29; 5-6 July; 12-13 July; July 19-20; July 26-27; On the 2nd of August.
Enrollment requirements: English - elementary and higher.
The result of the training: increasing the level of English proficiency, acquaintance with the culture of Ireland.
Class size: 15 people.
The duration of the lesson is 50 minutes.
Cost:from € 1322 for 2 weeks with accommodation in the family, excursions, events.
Short information. The program of preparation for the international language test IELTS.
About the course. A special training program for IELTS is available in three versions: semi-intensive, intensive, over-intensive. They differ in academic load. A semi-intensive course includes 20 lessons per week (classes from 9:00 to 12:00). Intensive - 25 h / wk, over-intensive - 30. The last two variants of the program provide for additional classes on English communication.
IELTS preparation course includes all common language elements: writing, reading, listening, speaking. In addition, special attention is paid to writing essays, interpreting diagrams, graphs, working with texts (compiling reviews, discussing problems, etc.).
Students' age: 16+
Start dates: July-October.
Admission requirements: English - from B2.
The result of the training: familiarity with the methodology of IELTS delivery, improvement of general language knowledge, development of special skills, Necessary for the performance of the test tasks of the examination program.
Class size: 15 people.
Lesson duration: 50 minutes.
] Cost: from € 800 for 4 weeks.
Short information. A flexible program for those who want to improve their English skills, develop the skills necessary for free communication in an English-speaking environment.
About the course. The general English program is aimed at developing practical communication skills. The emphasis in the learning process is done at listening, speaking, reading, writing. Grammar, vocabulary are studied in the process of communication. All the lessons of the course have a clear structure, which makes the learning process transparent, and the learning material is easy to understand.
The school offers several variants of the general English program.
The program also provides for the possibility of improving skills in elective classes. The following courses are offered to students:
Students age: 16+ [ 999.70]
Start Dates: April 7; 5 May; 4 August; October 27, for intensive and intensive courses - every Monday.
Requirements for admission: English - from pre-intermediate for most courses (including electives), for semi-intensive courses - from elementary.
Class size: 15 people.
Lesson duration: 50 minutes.]
Training from lunch (20 lessons per week): 1-3 Weeks € 176, 4-7 Weeks € 168 , 4-7 Weeks € 168, 8-11 Weeks € 152, 12-52 Weeks € 144
Training in the morning (20 lessons per week): 1-3 Weeks € 220, 4-7 Weeks € 210, 8-11 Weeks € 190, 12-52 Weeks € 180
In Frances King School of English in Dublin students are offered accommodation in host Irish families. All houses are within walking distance of the school. In one family it is possible to accommodate 1 to 3 students of different nationalities. Foreign students are provided with separate rooms, where there is shared access to facilities. Meals in families are organized on the principle of full boarding. Breakfast and dinner are served at home. For lunch students are offered a packed lunch.
The cost of living:
Extra-curricular program of the school provides entertainment and cognitive activities. The first includes thematic meetings, master classes, barbecue, joint walks in the picturesque surroundings. Excursions on weekdays are organized for half a day. On weekends, on-site events are offered to students. Bus tours include sightseeing Dublin, ancient castles, botanical gardens, natural objects (lakes, waterfalls).
In Frances King lessons are held until 13:00. After lunch, an extra-curricular program is offered to students. Dinner in the family is usually served at 19:00-20:00.
The school has 11 spacious classrooms, a cafeteria, a student information and administrative center. Wireless Internet is available on campus. Each audience is equipped with an interactive whiteboard. During lessons students use web-applications and other modern tools to improve learning effectiveness.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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- 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)
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- 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)
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- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
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- 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.