For the world’s future leaders
This course is for our mature learners, ages 14-17, and focuses on teamwork, problem solving, critical thinking, leadership and entrepreneurship.
Students should already have a good level of English for this advanced course, but their use of English will still improve.
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We choose locations with excellent facilities for our summer schools, with all parts of our courses run by our own experienced younger learner staff.
Your child will:
- Improve core skills for bright, academic and professional careers
- Improve their spoken English Increase their English vocabulary
- Network and make new friends from around the world
- Improve skills such as teamwork and problem-solving
- Be prepared for studying in an English-speaking environment
- Improve their presentation skills
The course runs like a conference, with students enjoying an exciting programme of guest speakers and expert lectures.
Students can choose from three project themes that they will work on before, during and after the course.
This project looks at admissions to UK universities: what they look for from students and what to include on applications. It also includes visits to UK universities, so students can experience what life is like at a UK university and be inspired. Working in groups, students build towards a presentation at the end of the course.
Entrepreneurship and Leadership
This project encourages students to explore contemporary skills such as debating, critical thinking, and team work. Students work in groups to build a business plan for a social enterprise that will benefit their community.
This project focusses on acknowledging the importance of certain themes like the environment, the digital age and poverty by building a project
to benefit the community.
|Lessons||21 hours every week|
|Excursions||1.5 days every week|
|Other activities||20 hours every week|
We speak your language
We are always happy to help you find the perfect course. Contact our team who can speak many languages.Contact us
Our brochures are available to download now and you can request a free printed copy to be delivered straight to your door.
- Course selection
- Personal details
- Confirm & pay
Last year, we welcomed students from 42 countries on our young learner courses.
One price – all trips, accommodation and meals included.
Our Head of Young Learners has over 14 years’ experience.
1:5 staff to student ratio for 8-11 year olds; 1:8 staff for 12-17 year olds.