Academic Summer UK Engagers (Age 15 – 17)

London - UK

Dates

LONDON: From 2 Jul to 13 Aug ’22
BRISTOL: From 9 Jul to 20 Aug ’22
Saturday to Saturday
From 2 to 6 weeks.

It’s possible a combination of both London and Bristol.

Fees

€ 1.650 for 1 week

Category

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Overview

Academic Summer will help you achieve your personal best through our exciting learning programs.  If you are aged +15 the AS experienced and inspiring teachers will give you an Academic Summer to remember.  Learn about your favorite subjects, develop life-changing study skills and prepare for your future by giving yourself a competitive edge.  We know that not everyone learns in the same way whether you are a visual, auditory, or kinaesthetic learner we have a teaching style that will suit you and bring your learning to life.

If English is not your first language, there is no better way to improve than through our teaching methodology – CLIL – Content and Language Integrated Learning.   We integrate content  (academic subject matter) and language development following the IB’s liberal approach to learningDiscovery and exploration are more highly valued than simply learning content. You will develop your competence in the communicative use of English as an international language whether you are a native or non-native speaker of English.

The goal is that every student that goes to Academic Summer finds a love for education that will stay with them for life.

There are 2 campuses:

  • London city center
  • Bristol

Academics

Take an exciting dive into A Levels/IB in the subjects that YOU want to study.  We offer Engagers an extensive range of academic subjects – any subject, any combination. Chose your subjects prior to arrival and we will write your individual timetable around these choices. This is the perfect course to prepare you for  A-Levels/IB.

Chose from the following:

• Applied Mathematics • Art • Biology • Chemistry • Design and technology (Bristol only) • Economics business and entrepreneurship     English • Environmental systems and societies • Essay Writing • History and Politics • Literature • Media Studies • Physics  Presentation and Interviews • Psychology • Social studies • Theory of knowledge

International students should have at least a B2 level of English on the Common European Framework.

Co-curricular activities

From London, you will explore the ‘real’ England, as well as visit some of the most popular tourist destinations.  The weekend excursions will take you to Oxford, Windsor, London, Cambridge, Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon, Henry VIII’s Hampton Court, and Jane Austin’s Bath.  They will also indulge in some mega-fun times at the UK’s best theme and waterparks and places  of natural beauty including a day at the British seaside, a hike in a national park, water sports on a lake, and historical National Trust manor houses, and much more.

Staying in London, you will be amazed by the London experience, exploring places such as the Houses of Parliament, London Eye, Downing Street, Bank of England, the Shard, Trafalgar Square, The Mall, National Gallery, Piccadilly Circus, Horse Guards Parade, Shakespeare’s Globe, Tower of London and many more.

Choosing Bristol, you will explore Clifton Suspension Bridge and M Shed Bristol, Gothic Wells Cathedral (film set for the Huntsman), Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, or Cheddar Gorge where the famous cheese is produced. We are going to take you on great adventures where your physical skills will be pushed to the limit with rock-climbing, caving, paddleboarding, and kayaking in the stunning Mendip Hills.

In Bristol, you will participate in the world-class Be a Leader Programme. Whether you are a natural-born leader or someone that prefers to support the team in the background we will develop your skillset to help you reach your Personal Best. We work together to discover and develop your communication, negotiation, problem-solving, and presentation skills.

Sports

In Bristol, the elective afternoons allow students to choose their favorite activities, so they are only ever doing something that excites them. Options include:

  • athletics,
  • games,
  • outdoor education,
  • golf electives
  • horse-riding*

*extra fees apply

Includes

The course fee is fully inclusive and there are no hidden costs.

Included: Accommodation, Airport Transfer Service (any time of the day), Lessons, Excursions, Laundry, Materials, Meals (Full Board), Sports & Activities, and Travel Insurance.

Not Included:  Exams, Flight, Pocket Money