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Study Tour16-19 yrs

 A two-week educational tour of the UK, for international students aged 16-19. Students spend two nights in each city, attending classes, guided tours and workshops. This unique and innovative course is designed for adventurous students who want to experience the best of Britain. Our brand new Study Tour programme gives students the opportunity to travel around the United Kingdom for two weeks with a team of Bede’s staff and teachers. In 14 days they visit six cities, spending two nights in each. There are 15 hours of classroom teaching each week with morning lessons being taught by Bede’s teachers in university classrooms and lecture theatres. In the afternoons the students experience their host cities, with a variety of professionally-delivered guided tours and workshops.

The Programme

English Skills
Description

The classroom lessons focus on academic English usage. Learners are encouraged to reflect on topical areas of interest and debate such as news and current affairs, and they develop their ability to discuss, reason and persuade in formal academic genres.

Programme
Description

The two-week Study Tour programme includes 30 hours of Academic English tuition and around 12 hours of interactive workshops and guided tours. It begins in London, where students spend the first night after arriving. The group then travels to Cambridge, York, Manchester, Bath and Oxford, then returning to London for one final night before the end of the course.

Afternoons
Description

There are 15 hours of classroom teaching each week, with morning lessons being taught by Bede’s teachers in university classrooms and lecture theatres. In the afternoons the students experience their host cities, with a variety of professionally-delivered guided tours and workshops.

Evenings
Description

There is also time for fun and exploration; the evening social programme includes activities like going out to the cinema and the theatre and late-night shopping.

Care
Description

Bede’s House Parents and Activities Leaders will accompany the students and ensure that they are supervised and supported. Students are accompanied throughout by a team of Bede’s staff. The teachers teach the morning Academic English classes and supervise the groups on some of the guided tours and workshops. The house parents accompany and assist the students during the mornings and evenings and social programme events. 

Travel
Description

Travel between cities will be in modern, air-conditioned coaches.

Dates & Fees

This intensive 2-week Study Tour course runs from 18 to 31 July 2021 only. Students must do both weeks of the course and must have a minimum English level of B1 (Intermediate).

The fully inclusive course fee is £1,600 per week. This includes a return transfer from selected airports (any time of the day) and travel insurance. There is no supplement for collecting a UM.

For a longer stay, students can do a combination course if they wish, for example Study Tour + English Plus at Dicker/Lancing.

The Course

Students

Age range 16-19, Minimum Level B1. Course Capacity of 45 students. 15 students per class

Programme

The two-week Study Tour programme includes 30 hours of Academic English tuition and around 12 hours of interactive workshops and guided tours. It begins in London, where students spend the first night after arriving. The group then travels to Cambridge, York, Manchester, Bath and Oxford, then returning to London for one final night before the end of the course.

Lessons

There are 15 hours of classroom teaching each week, with morning lessons being taught by Bede’s teachers in university classrooms and lecture theatres. In the afternoons the students experience their host cities, with a variety of professionally-delivered guided tours and workshops.

Activities

All students participate in a daily guided tours and workshops. There is time for fun and exploration; the evening social programme includes activities like going out to the cinema and the theatre and late-night shopping.

Student Handbook

For useful information about the course, please see our Student Handbook.

School Rules

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Facilities
Facilities

Facilities at each of the university residences vary. However, all have modern amenities such as WiFi and clean, secure comfortable accommodation. There are opportunities to do laundry at various points during the Study Tour.

Students are accompanied throughout by a team of Bede’s staff. The teachers teach the morning Academic English classes and supervise the groups on some of the guided tours and workshops. The house parents accompany and assist the students during the mornings and evenings and social programme events. There are medical centres and facilities close by in all cities.

 

Accommodation
Accommodation

Students stay in official university accommodation, to give them an authentic experience of life at a British university. They are continually supervised and supported by Bede’s staff, who lead, guide and accompany them throughout.

Depending on availability, these may be ‘halls’, ‘flats’ or single rooms – either with en suite or shared bathrooms.

Location
Location

LONDON, CAMBRIDGE, YORK, MANCHESTER, BATH, OXFORD

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Course Aims

  1. Improve English Language proficiency, with a focus on Academic English.
  2. Experience life as a student in Britain, in a variety of university campuses.
  3. Explore and get to know six British cities.
  4. Learn about the history, geography and culture of Britain.
  5. Develop personal and social skills.

Course Outcomes

Digital Attendance Certificate
Digital Academic Report
Digital Course Folder
Digital Activities Diary
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