Summer Language Courses for Teenagers.
Their summer courses for teenagers run July – September and offer students the opportunity to study English in a vibrant environment and take part in a variety of excursions and social activities while being based at some of the country’s most prestigious universities and colleges. Their summer language courses also benefit from full accreditation from the British Council.
The University of Westminster campus used by LSC is in Harrow, North West London. There is an excellent pedestrianised shopping area here and the town is well serviced by rail, bus and underground (Metropolitan Line) links with central London. Harrow is a short walk away from the pretty town of Harrow-on-the-Hill which is home to the prestigious Harrow School, where Winston Churchill was a pupil.
Accommodation: Students are hosted in the excellent single or twin en-suite accommodation which the campus offers. All the rooms are furnished to a very high standard, each with private toilet, shower and washbasin facilities. There is a kitchen area for every eight rooms.
Residential students receive a lunch voucher at weekends in place of a packed lunch.
Giggleswick Summer Courses 2015
Students of BTEC have approximately 2 weeks in the Yorkshire Dales, Giggleswick Summer Courses. Giggleswick offers 24hr care, full board, a full activity programme and a cultural trip on the Saturday. The food and accommodation is of an excellent standard as is the well-established pastoral care, with supervision and a full evening programme. During adventurous trip students improve their skills, enjoy excellent facilities, and improve their leadership, team work and problem solving skills, as well.. Through the Drama curriculum the students are provided with opportunities to develop practical skills in the form of acting, directing, devising, make-up, set and costume design and stage management. They present their own performances in the theatre
Giggleswick is a boarding school, where the students are looked after by a team of House Staff. The majority of the pupils attending are international students who are full boarders. Students share a room with other international students who come from all over the world.
Giggleswick offers the students excellent recreational activities like swimming, lifesaving, Fives, indoor cricket nets, table tennis, mixed hockey, badminton, squash and speed training. Pupils from the school have been selected to represent the district and their country in a variety of sports.
The students are taken to several places by bus: Settle and the surrounding area and nearby cities such as Manchester and Blackpool,
Students are provided with the meals 3 times a day: breakfast, lunch, supper.