St. Giles Summer School Yale University is open on the basis of the famous Yale University, the most prestigious educational institution of the Ivy League. A campus is located near New York City in New Haven. Education at St Giles Junior Summer Yale University attracts international students the opportunity to plunge into the American educational environment. The city has an amazing atmosphere, there are many student societies (athletic, scientific, literary, and other), life is round the clock.
Yale University is famous for its high educational standards, the quality of academic training of students, the variety of opportunities for developing abilities and excellent conditions for revealing the creative, sporting potential of youth. The school, located on the campus of the university, is also considered one of the most prestigious in the American network of St Giles.
Brief information. English course for those wishing to develop language skills in the university environment.
About the course. The language program provides two standard blocks: academic and optional (extra-curricular). The first one serves to acquire new knowledge, to correct available skills, to start a language practice. The second makes it possible in an informal environment to develop communication skills. A relaxed conversation in English on excursions and recreational activities contributes to the acceleration of language progress.
Students age: 13 to 17 years.
Start date: June 28 - August 9.
Admission requirements: Initial level of English proficiency (A1).
Learning outcomes: rapid language progress, adaptation to the US university environment, A lot of impressions from a rich cognitive holiday in Connecticut.
Class size: 15 people.
Duration of the lesson: 50 minutes.
Cost: 1995 dollars per week, including accommodation in two / three local Residence, meals 3 times a day, study 25 lessons per week, day excursions, sports and entertainment activities in the lunch and evening.
Teenagers on summer courses are offered accommodation in single and double rooms of the university residence. The building has Wi-Fi. In common use are the kitchen, lounges, bathrooms and toilets. The last - at the rate of 1 block for 5 people.
Students are offered board meals. On excursion days students receive lunch in the format of a lunch box.
Traditionally, for the St Giles educational institutions at the Yale University, the extracurricular program is divided into blocks. Daytime provides for optional classes (sports, creativity), excursions. Evening - show programs, discos, karaoke, etc.
There are also 2 excursions per week for the students (for a full day). During these summer courses students can visit Rhode Island, Newport, New York, Six Flags Park.
The school provides morning sessions. Day and evening are allotted to the sociocultural program.
Academic classes on the Yale University campus provide modern educational buildings with technically equipped classrooms. Students can also use media resources, a computer center, a library. You can relax in breaks between classes in a student café.
The sports infrastructure of the university (and, accordingly, the school) is represented by playgrounds for football, basketball, volleyball, tennis courts, a swimming pool. In addition, there is a bowling club on the campus.
Dates: June 28 - August 2, 2015
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- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
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- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.