Kings education2
South Bank University Campus, UK

Elevate Language Skills: South Bank University, London

About the provider: "Prestigious" - Leading international education organisation specialising in pathways for students aged 16 - 22 to the best universities in the UK, US and worldwide. 100% acceptance by top 40 UK universities, 97% by top 100 top US universities.

age icon 13-17 years old

time icon 4 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 15

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Dive into a vibrant and enriching experience with our specially tailored course for high schoolers.

  • This program offers a harmonious blend of 15 hours of interactive English lessons weekly, designed to engage and educate through fun activities.
  • Catering to all proficiency levels, from Beginner to Advanced, it ensures a comprehensive learning journey.
  • Beyond the classroom, indulge in an extensive array of activities, with 2-3 options per session to choose from.
  • The excitement extends to at least two full-day excursions each week, including one entrance fee, promising adventure and cultural immersion.

Join us for a unique blend of education, sports, activities, and exploration, perfect for the young and curious minds.


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Location

Prestigious Summer Course English program held in South Bank University campus.

  • Great for older teenagers wanting to explore London

  • Well-connected location to reach landmarks in and out of London

  • Spectacular views of the Shard and the London Eye

Nearest airports

  • London Heathrow (LHR), 19 miles/ 30 km

  • London Gatwick (LGW), 27 miles/ 43 km

  • London Stansted (STN), 37 miles/ 59 km

What's Included

  • 15 hours of English lessons per week

  • Day time sports and activities program, with a choice of at least 2 activities per session

  • Full program of evening activities

  • 2 – 3 excursions per week

  • Full-board residential accommodation

  • Welcome party and orientation

  • Placement test and regular progress tests

  • End-of-course certificate

  • 24-hour supervision from trained staff

  • Internet access

  • School bank service

Activities

  • Sports hall available on campus for use once per week
  • An evening activity program on campus or around London.

Please note: students aged 16 – 17 will have a set curfew of 22:30 and must sign in and out of centre each day after lessons.

Accommodations

  • Students are accommodated either at university residences located 5 minutes' walk from the main campus (Main Residences) or a 15-minute commute by tube (Alexander Fleming Residence)

  • Single rooms with private bathroom, arranged into flats of 5 – 8 rooms (Main Residences) or single standard rooms with 1:3 bathroom ratio, arranged into flats of 6 rooms (Alexander Fleming Residence)

  • Each flat shares a common room/ kitchen (not to be used for cooking)

  • 1 bed per room

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided every day.

  • Lunch and dinner are usually hot.

  • On excursion days students are given a packed lunch.

  • Some dinners will be off-site, depending on the program.

  • Vegetarian always available.

  • Others available on request.

Facilities:

  • Single en suite (Main Residences) and Single standard (Alexander Fleming Residence)

  • New dining and classroom building

  • Indoor sports hall

  • Student social area

  • WiFi in most areas

Excursions

Full-Day Excursions

  • Greenwich: Explore the Greenwich Market, Royal Observatory, and relax in grassy areas.
  • Brighton: Experience its vibrant Pier, Royal Pavilion, and the famous Lanes for shopping.
  • Canterbury: Discover the setting of "The Canterbury Tales," its stunning cathedral, and historical charm.
  • Cambridge: Visit the city known for its prestigious universities and vibrant student life.
  • Oxford: Explore the renowned university town with historical colleges and Harry Potter filming sites (Christchurch, Bodleian Library).
  • Windsor Castle: Tour the Queen's favorite weekend royal residence.
  • Portsmouth: Enjoy a seaside experience and board the HMS Victory, the world's most famous battleship.

Half-Day Excursions

  • Includes walking tours, Covent Garden, The Shard, various markets (Camden, Spitafields), River Cruises, museums and galleries (NHM, Science Museum, IWM, British Museum, National Gallery), Madame Tussauds, Tower Bridge Experience, and more!

Transportation

  • Students will be met at the airport by a guide or representative.

  • The guide may arrive up to 45 minutes after flight arrival.

  • If the guide is not found, students should visit the Airport Information Desk with their Transfer Confirmation Letter and remain calm inside the terminal.

  • Students advised to carry: Passport (Visa if needed), Letter of Consent to Travel, Booking confirmation letter, Transfer confirmation letter.

  • In case of flight delays or emergencies, call +44 7421 420 020.

  • Heathrow Shuttle service timings: Airport departure at midday, 3pm, 7pm; Centre departure at 6am, 10am, 1pm.

  • Students with parents/guardians must provide arrival/pick-up times in advance.

  • We will issue a document for completion before arrival; unaccompanied travel to/from campus is not allowed.

  • Arrival drop-off at the center: 3pm – 6pm

  • Departure pick-up: 9am – 11am.

  • Students studying in South Bank University will each need to independently pre-purchase an Oyster Card on the TFL website or use a contactless method of payment via a debit or credit card in order to travel on the London underground and buses.

Lesson Plan

  • Child assessed upon arrival for placement in an appropriate class according to age and English level.
  • Six learning levels available, from Beginner to Advanced.
  • 15 hours of English classes each week, learning thoughfun teaching methods including projects, games, and group work to boost confidence, collaboration, and communication.
  • Between 9.00 - 12.30 or 14.00 - 17.30
  • Teaching days: Thursday – Monday (morning or afternoon lessons)
  • A full program of organised activities, with a choice of 2 – 3 activities per session.
  • Minimum of two full-day excursions per week, including one entrance fee.

The syllabus includes:

  • Language input and language practice
  • UK or US culture lessons
  • Excursion preparation/ follow-up lessons
  • Online safety classes
  • Project lessons
  • There is also a weekly review of materials studied.

Sample timetable_english(uk)

Extras

  • Residential refundable deposit (payable upon arrival): £50. This can be paid in either Sterling (£50) or Euros (€50).

  • Heathrow Airport Shared Transfer: £65 (One Way)

  • Heathrow Airport Transfer: £165 (One Way)

  • Gatwick Airport Transfer: £175 (One Way)

  • Stansted Airport Transfer: £210 (One Way)

  • Luton Airport Transfer: £230

  • St Pancras/Central London Transfer: £75

  • Student Insurance(Weekly): £6

  • Courier Service: £65

  • Pocket Money Advice: £50 per week pocket money is recommended for treats and gifts. This is a suggested amount, every student is different.

  • Travel tickets for use in London underground and buses: Students studying in South Bank University, will need to independently pre-purchase an Oyster Card on the TFL website or use a contactless method of payment via a debit or credit card in order to travel on the London underground and buses.

 

Security

  • The school prioritizes the safety and welfare of all students, irrespective of gender, background, or ethnicity.

  • Dedicated to fostering a positive school environment through effective teaching, learning, and pastoral support for students and staff.

  • Mandatory for parents or guardians to complete emergency contact details for enrolled students.

  • Requirement to provide a 24/7 reachable telephone number for a parent, guardian, or agent.

Requirements

**Entry level: **Beginner (Kings Level 1)


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Session Dates

Good News! You are not going to pay the full fee today, just a small deposit. After paying today, you will first get an enrollment form, and then receive a booking confirmation.

July - Boarding

Start 7/24/2024
End 8/21/2024
Duration 4 Weeks
Price £5,545

July - Boarding

Start 7/24/2024
End 8/7/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £2,815

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