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The perfect taste of US university life.

The course is perfect if your child wants to:
  • Have a taste of life as a university student in the USA
  • Combine general English lessons with lectures, discussions and tutorial sessions delivered by university lecturers
  • Enjoy excursions to world-famous universities such as MIT and Harvard

Lessons and lectures

15 hours of English lessons and university-style academic lectures per week.

Excursions

1 full-day and 3 half-day excursions per week, including university visits.

Activities

A full programme of organised evening activities.

The essentials

Key facts

Location

Age range

  • 14 – 17

Minimum entry level

  • Intermediate

Lessons

  • 15 hours of English lessons and lectures

Duration

  • 2 weeks

Start dates

  • 6 July 2020
  • 20 July 2020

Arrival/ departure day

  • Sunday arrive/ Saturday depart

Maximum class size

  • 15

Teaching

  • Monday to Friday, 9:00 – 12:30

What's included

  • At least 15 hours of English lessons and lectures per week 
  • Weekly study skills lecture
  • University visits (at least one per week)
  • Full-board residential accommodation (including 19 meals)
  • Welcome party and orientation 
  • Placement test
  • Three evening activities per week
  • One full-day and three half-day trips per week 
  • End-of-course certificate

Course content

  • 15 hours of English lessons, 9:00 – 12:30 with 30-minute break
  • 6 hours of university-style lectures on academic topics and the US university system, 2 days a week for 3 hours

Activities and excursions

Excursions

  • Full-day Saturday excursions
  • 3 half-day excursions including at least 2 university visits

Evening activities

  • Organised activities available at least twice a week

Thank you for your enquiry.