This course offers 15 hours of English per week combined with 9 hours per week specialised art classes and workshops.
The course combines tuition in various aspects of Art & Design, which may include painting, drawing, sculpture, photography and 3D work. They will have the opportunity to present selected pieces of art to other students in an exhibition at the end of the week and/or course.
Students will have the opportunity to learn new skills and techniques, improve their existing one, and put them into practice.
The course is taught entirely in English, so students improve their language skills as they train and play.
English level: Elementary to Advanced.
Ability level: Beginner to Advanced.
Sunday is an arrival and local orientation day. On Monday, campers will have a placement test and an induction lesson. After that, students will be devided into groups, depending on age and level of English.
The schedule may be different (lessons are in the mornings, art tuition & workshops are in the afternoon, or, art tuition & workshops are in the morning, and lessons are in the afternoon)
The price of the course also includes:
- supervised excursions: 1 full-day excursion per week plus 1 or 2 half-day excursions per week;
- sports and on-site activities such as arts and crafts, drama and evening activities;
- accommodation for campers: residence, full board;
- placement test, course material and end of course certificate.
Campers have an opportunity to use some centre facilities, such as, astroturf sports pitches, extensive sports fields, two sports halls, indoor swimming pool, tennis and squash courts, internet café.
Sample full-day excursions (1 per week): London, Oxford, Cardiff.
Sample half-day excursions (2 per week): Gloucester, Stratford-upon-Avon, Birmingham, Cheltenham, Worcester, Hereford.
Optional full-day excursions: Alton Towers, Bath, West Midlands Safari Park, London, The Black Country Museum.
Note that optional excursion fees are not included into the course price.