Academic course content
This pre-university course offers a combination
of English lessons, IELTS preparation and
academic subjects taught in English (Science,
Maths, History, Geography and Business).
The course provides insight into academic
studies in the UK with students being taught by
our A-level and Foundation academic teachers.
Students are also able to get professional
guidance on university options through the
sessions offered with our UCAS counsellors.
Students will gain knowledge and develop study skills and strategies to ensure they make
the most of their time and experience both
inside and outside the classroom.
27 hours of lessions per week in total, of English, IELTS preparation and academic subjects. Includes 12 hours per week of academic taster sessions in a range of subjects.
- Shape and Perimeter
- Data handling
- Time word problems
Much of this is taught through challenging problem-solving exercises.
Exploring science through activities.
- Safety/ Sound
- Chemistry: Materials
- Biology: Human Body
- Biology: Nutrition
- Biology: Plants
- Physics: Forces
- Biology: Animals
- Chemistry: Fossil Fuels
- Dictionary use
- Interpreting graphs
- Library use
- Structure of a paragraph
IELTS lessons are intended to develop the four skills and prepare students for future tests.
Practical learning through problem-solving exercises.
Introduction to the UK education system (including universities).
- British food
- Family life/the home
- The Monarchy