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St Edmund’s College Summer Junior School

Address: Mount Pleasant, Cambridge CB3 0BN, United Kingdom
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Description St Edmund’s College Summer Junior School

  • Founded: 1896
  • Location of St Edmund's College Summer School: Cambridge, UK
  • Age of students: from 16 to 18 years
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Type of study: residence, full board.

St Edmund's College is the second of Cambridge University's oldest colleges. St. Edmund College is hosting the ORA Cambridge Summer School Summer Education Program. Every year from July to August, young people aged 16 to 18 come here from different countries around the world (in total there are more than 135).

The history of the college begins back in 1896: initially it was not an educational institution, but the Church of St. Edmund, the founder of which was the 15th Duke of Norfolk Henry Fitzalan-Howard. Over the years, there have been repeated attempts to transform the House of St. Edmund into a college, but the institution received the status of a full-fledged college only in 1996.

Today at St Edmund's College educational programs at various levels are available, including summer vocational education courses. After 2 weeks of training, young people will be able to study the chosen direction at a deeper level. The teaching process at Cambridge Summer School is led by qualified teachers with impressive practical experience.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in St Edmund’s College Summer Junior School

Program name
Date
Age
Cost
28.06.2020 -22.08.2020
16-18
from 5 295 £ / 2 weeks

Medical School Preparation

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: July 26 - August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

The medical training program at the Cambridge Summer School is designed for high school students who want to go to university for a medical degree. On the course, young people will receive all the necessary knowledge and skills:

  • The process of applying to a medical university
  • What you need to know before serving
  • Career prospects in the field of medicine
  • The difference between different higher schools of medicine
  • And other questions.

Obtaining answers to all these questions will give students a good base in the medical field, which will allow them to successfully enter the relevant medical university in Britain, or another English-speaking country. If you have not decided on a priority direction, the course will help you make this choice.

Classes of the summer school are held in groups of up to 15 people, a weekly academic load of 20 academic hours.

28.06.2020 -25.07.2020
16-18
from 5 495 £ / 2 weeks

Summer Robotics Program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: June 28-July 11, July 12-July 25
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

The summer robotics program for high school students will acquaint children aged 16-18 with the very field of activity, will allow you to find out what scientific developments and technology are behind modern robotics, and will also receive an overview of the entire process of creating robots - from design to development.

The two-week program will introduce students to Arduino robot kits, teach the Arduino and C ++ programming languages: their development does not require any prior knowledge. The course begins with an introduction to basic engineering concepts. Then the guys will learn how robots can move in space, study existing sensors (movement, distance, acceleration, sound and light) that allow robots to avoid obstacles; learn how to program them so that they follow certain patterns, and much more. The course ends with a test of the resulting robot in a 3D maze.

Topics for study on the course:

  • Overview of Robotics.
  • Arduino and its meaning in Maker Revolution
  • How to set up the environment
  • Key concepts in engineering and prototyping
  • Work with infrared motion sensors and object detection
  • Robot movement pattern by determining acceleration and determining distance
  • Using motors to control precise movements, complex maneuvers and detect obstacles.
28.06.2020 -22.08.2020
16-18
from 5 295 £ / 2 weeks

Law School Preparation Program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: July 26 - August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

The law school preparation program is perfect for high school students who wish to gain a certain legal advantage for subsequent admission to the University of Britain. The course will provide students with basic knowledge of key legislative issues: criminal law, offense laws, employment, human rights, business law and many others.

Learning topics and skills gained:

  • An understanding of what law studies at a British university represent
  • Competent application to law school
  • Development and development of critical and logical thinking
  • Improving interview techniques and presentation confidence
  • Participation as a witness in a real criminal trial
  • Registration of resumes and applications for admission to the law faculty.
26.07.2020 -08.08.2020
16-18
from 5 095 £ / 2 weeks

Global leaders program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: July 26 - August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

The Cambridge Summer Leadership Global Leadership curriculum focuses on politics, international relations, and leadership skills. The course is composed of lectures, discussions and seminars, which address the global problems of world leaders now or in the future.

In order to form a global view of issues, young people in the course will study political theory, philosophy, sociology, modern international relations. Pupils will be able to offer their solutions to the issues raised, and at interactive seminars they will try to bring them to life.

Discussion topics in daily lectures and course seminars:

  • The nature of man, the individual and society
  • Equality, Social Justice and Welfare
  • Power and management skill
  • Political Ideologies and Economic Globalization
  • Attitude to a Changing World Order in the 21st Century
  • Identity, Culture and Challenges to the West
  • Nuclear Weapons, Proliferation and Disarmament Policies
  • Global future and peace in 2035.
28.06.2020 -08.08.2020
16-18
from 5 295 £ / 2 weeks

Summer Architecture Program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: June 28-July 11, July 12-July 25, July 26-August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

The summer program for the study of architecture will give novice specialists the basic concepts and theories of architecture. Young people will get an idea of what training in the architectural department represents or how to build a career in this direction.

Students will immerse themselves in the history of architecture, gain skills in planning, design and spatial mapping, which will greatly help them to study this specialty at the university. During the course, students will receive modern architectural skills, including technical drawing and building models in manual or digital formats.

The two-week program for the study of architecture in Cambridge is very successful, since polygamy of suitable objects for a visual example is located in this city.

28.06.2020 -22.08.2020
16-18
from 5 095 £ / 2 weeks

Engineering Preparation

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: June 28-July 11, July 12-July 25, July 26-August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

Such a summer training course is aimed at obtaining the basics of knowledge in the field of engineering: high school students will learn about the range of opportunities that will open before them when studying engineering at a university. Students will learn about the tasks that modern engineering solves.

The educational program is based on an applied approach, which makes it possible to expand academic skills and apply theoretical concepts by solving practical problems at the higher school level. An educational program of this type will also help students decide on a narrower area of engineering that you can choose to enter the university.

Topics studied:

  • Studied calculus, applied fluid mechanics and dynamic modeling
  • The beginning of the path to successful admission to the university and job interview
  • Using vital software, combined with basic engineering concepts to solve problems
  • Using GNU Octave Software
  • Obtaining fundamental problem-solving skills that can be used in technical disciplines, finance, science and mathematics
  • Studying the basic principles of design, including thermodynamics and ways to apply these principles in key engineering systems.
  • Participation in a robot contest using LEGO Mindstorms kits.
28.06.2020 -08.08.2020
16-18
from 5 495 £ / 2 weeks

Computer science program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: July 26 - August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

As part of the computer science course for high school students, students aged 16-18 will learn basic theoretical knowledge related to computer sciences, learn how to program and use the code of three programming languages at once. The result of the training will be the creation of an independent site in a group of fellow students. The training course is suitable for students with secondary IT skills, programming experience is not required here.

The summer computer science study program also includes the work of using computer systems to calculate, analyze, or provide data.

Studied questions on the course:

  • Familiarity with all aspects of computer science
  • Learning three computer languages: HTML, CSS, and Python
  • Create your own website
  • Acquiring invaluable skills for a modern workplace
  • Participation in theoretical programming lessons in combination with practical exercises.
26.07.2020 -08.08.2020
16-18
from 5 095 £ / 2 weeks

Business and Enterprise Program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: July 26 - August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

This is a program dedicated to the study of business and entrepreneurship for high school students. Here, young people will gain knowledge in the field of international business and take a leadership course. For study, the program offers the basic subjects necessary for understanding the specialty: principles of accounting, finance, marketing, human resources and business ethics.

Academic classes will be supplemented by seminars to improve presentation and leadership skills, which are indispensable for the implementation of future business goals. The educational program of the course also includes elements of competition, therefore, for convenience, the guys will work in groups - to research, develop and sell their own business idea.

26.07.2020 -08.08.2020
16-18
from 5 295 £ / 2 weeks

IELTS Preparation

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: June 28-July 11, July 12-July 25, July 26-August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

This is the summer IELTS exam preparation program for international high school students - it is taken before entering universities in Britain and other countries. The course will give students a comprehensive understanding of the test, help to increase competence in tasks, confidence in their ability to solve tests, and of course, improve academic English skills.

The IELTS training course is presented in two versions: general and academic. Students can choose the type that is more suitable for their goals. The training program lasts 2 weeks, during which students improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills in the language - they will all be required for further training. The course is built taking into account academic requirements, so it is more formal than the usual course of conversational English.

The curriculum of the course includes 40 training hours of classes at which students practice using mini-tests. In the final of the training, each student receives a card in his hands, where his progress is displayed and areas for improvement are indicated. The course does not include the official IELTS exam: students must be registered separately from the program to pass it.

28.06.2020 -22.08.2020
16-18
from 5 295 £ / 2 weeks

Cambridge Summer English

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: July 26 - August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

An intensive English program for high school students aged 16-18 will allow them to have a bright summer and prepare for university entrance to the UK.

The Cambridge Summer English training course is quite strict and involves training in each of the areas of the English language: writing, reading, listening, speaking. The curriculum is of the EFL type - English as a foreign language. During the course, students' attention will be focused on the spoken version of English, the study of grammar, syntax, vocabulary simultaneously with reading and writing skills in the language.

The program participants are expected to practice English with native speakers and experienced tutors who will help students to benefit from the training in accordance with their needs.

28.06.2020 -01.08.2020
16-18
from 9 895 £ / 4 weeks

Broadering horizons

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: June 28-July 11, July 12-July 25
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

The Cambridge Summer School Educational Program, where students can choose to study three combinations of subjects from more than 30 options. This format allows students to create a personalized program based on their goals and objectives, plus a detailed study of areas of interest to them.

The list of disciplines covers a variety of areas from archeology to neurology. The course combines first-half-day classes with interactive afternoon seminars or master classes that develop personal skills while simultaneously gaining deep academic knowledge in selected subjects.

Broadering Horizons is a flexible designer program where two subjects are selected for morning classes (list A and B), and one discipline for classes in the afternoon.

List A

List B

Daytime workshops

  • Blockchain Basics
  • Creative writing
  • Economy
  • Experimental psychology
  • Medical biology
  • Physics
  • Political science and international relations.
  • Business finance
  • Chemistry
  • Modern history
  • Creative writing
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Economy
  • Genetics
  • Management Studies
  • Maths
  • Medical biology
  • Neurology.
  • Academic Writing Skills
  • Business challenge
  • Global Workshop Series
  • Leadership and Team Building
  • Public speaking and debate.
28.06.2020 -08.08.2020
16-18
from 5 295 £ / 2 weeks

Veterinary Science Program

  • Age: 16-18 years old
  • Dates: June 28-July 11, July 12-July 25, July 26-August 8
  • Duration: 2 weeks.

An educational course in veterinary science is suitable for students who want to enter the university in veterinary medicine. The curriculum of the course offers a practical understanding of veterinary medicine at the level of higher education. In addition, here students will receive support for quality training in the design and application for training at a British university.

The curriculum includes a theoretical study of veterinary medicine and animal anatomy, plus practical exercises on basic procedures. The training here will also help to get an idea of what the university program in veterinary medicine or the profession itself is.

Topics covered in the program:

  • Introduction to Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology
  • Animal care
  • Animal inspection
  • Ethical issues
  • Communication skills
  • Career options with a veterinary education
  • One day in the life of a veterinarian
  • Applications for admission to universities in the UK, entry requirements and work experience.

Accommodation, housing and food

For accommodation during the training of St Edmund's College, students are offered comfortable rooms for 1-2 people in student residences on the campus, which are located both in modern buildings and in historical buildings. The rooms have the necessary amenities for living. There is a shared bathroom on the floor, which guests can use from several rooms. The rooms of boys and girls in the residence are separated by a corridor or stairs. Meals for participants in the summer program are organized in the dining room on the campus three times a day (full board).

Events St Edmund’s College Summer Junior School

In addition to the academic program, Cambridge Summer School also organizes extracurricular activities for its students. The list of leisure and leisure activities includes lectures or seminars from famous speakers, dance workshops, tours of Cambridge and its museums, theme parties, and field trips to the most famous places throughout the UK - for example, the Tower of London, Windsor Castle and even studio tour Warner Bros.

Equipment St Edmund’s College Summer Junior School

The campus of St Edmund's College is located in a well-kept area in a quiet area, close to the University of Cambridge library and the city center. For training students are provided with spacious classrooms, modern equipment, interactive whiteboards and more. The infrastructure of the college campus also includes sports fields and walking areas. The territory of St Edmund's College is under 24-hour security, plus there is always someone from the staff of the educational institution who can help students with a variety of issues.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Cambridge Summer School, organized at St Edmund's College, runs from July 26 to August 8. The duration of the program is 2 weeks.

The course price includes:

  • Curriculum (20 hours a week)
  • Residence
  • Nutrition
  • Cultural and entertainment program
  • Excursions
  • Certificate of completion.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

To become a member of the Cambridge Summer School at St. Edmund College, everyone must meet the following conditions:

  • Have an age of 16 to 18 years
  • Proficient in English (not lower than B1-B2)
  • Follow the curriculum offered by the school (class schedule, nutrition plan, social events).

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