School Mackdonald Language Academy in Kilkenny, Ireland
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Mackdonald Language Academy

Kilkenny, Ireland

Mackdonald Language Academy is an ACELS/QQI and MEI accredited and independent English language school. The school aim to help students improve their English learning skills in a friendly and stimulating atmosphere by providing an extensive educational and cultural programme.

Mackdonald Language Academy has a strict 'English ONLY' policy in school and on all activities. English is the the only spoken language inside and outside the classroom.

The school in Kilkenny, in the South-East of Ireland, enchants students with its Irish charm. Kilkenny has a wealth of history and a colourful culture.

Here are the main reasons why to choose Mackdonald Language Academy:

- personal attention and counselling for each of our students, to help them make the most of their learning experience;

- qualified and motivated team of teachers with years of teaching experience;

- small class sizes - catering for all levels, depending on English proficiency and age;

- extensive afternoon & evening programmes and a varied selection of excursions;

- international mix of students from all over the world.

Relaxed & personal learning atmosphere make Mackdonald Language Academy an ideal place to learn the language and to experience Ireland.

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From 18 years old 6 students per class 1 lesson — 45 minutes
Course starts every Monday and is for all language levels
3 September—14 September

The emphasis is on small class sizes, thereby offering a high quality learning environment.

The maximum number of adult learners per class is 6. In our mini-group classes, the maximum number of students is 3.

The English spoken in Kilkenny is accent-free and very easy to understand. Lessons take place in modern classrooms in a personal and relaxed atmosphere.

In English lessons you can expect to:

- inclusive services Practice speaking by exchanging ideas with people from other countries;

- inclusive services Learn plenty of new words and expressions;

- inclusive services Practice and develop all your skills (reading, listening, speaking and writing).


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Bed & Breakfast

0 minutes from school walking
Minimum age — 18
No meals

The school's apartments offer adult language students very comfortable accommodation within a close proximity of the school. The city centre of Kilkenny and an abundance of shops, pubs and restaurants are also easily attainable from the apartments. Limited availability.

Each apartment has a bedroom with an inbuilt kitchen, an en-suite bathroom and a joint living room with TV. There is free wireless internet for your laptop and mobile device. Apartments are cleaned weekly and fresh bedding is provided.


20 minutes from school walking
Minimum age — 16
Full board

Living with an Irish family gives students the chance to 'live' the language and to experience the 'Irish way of life' and the Irish people. Students learn English during their lessons in school and put their learning into practice with their host families.

Mackdonald Language Academy put great emphasis on the selection of the host families. The school know that a positive experience with the host family is extremely important for the general success of the course.

There is a guarantee that each student is the only person of that nationality in the host family. This way ensure that English is the only spoken language at all times.

Accommodation in the host families is generally full board (breakfast, packed/hot lunch and dinner).


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Flight is not included. We recommend you book your flight only after you get a visa to your destination country or make sure that you don't need one. Ticket price is for your information only.


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