Lincoln, Bishop Grosseteste University
Summer Vacation Courses England and Scotland

Lincoln
Bishop Grosseteste University

A campus just 15 minutes on foot from the centre of one the most well-preserved, historical, English cities, and home to a spectacularly beautiful cathedral.

Age Range

11 - 17

Accommodation

College

Duration of Stay

15 Days / 14 nights

Courses start

3/17 July

Wifi

in most areas

In this Centre

Location

Lincoln is the main city of Lincolnshire. The city was founded in pre-Roman era and since then it has become one of the main tourist attractions in Northern England with its beautiful city centre and historical cathedral.

Centre

The college, located about a 15-minute walking distance from the city centre, the cathedral and the castle. The college has bright classrooms with very modern equipment, an auditorium, a coffee shop in the canteen and a Students Union for evening activities.

Language Course

The course includes 20 lessons per week of 45 minutes in standard classes of max 15 students, with lessons alternating between the morning and the afternoon. Trinity exams are included in the package. However, please tick the corresponding box on the registration form indicating, if possible, the level of examination required.

Inspiration English

Students with a minimum English level B1 will be able to choose to replace the general course with lessons aimed at developing language skills in specific areas. The course, lasting 15 hours per week, will be focused on the following points:

  • Deepening language with an approach to culture and art through the use of modern teaching methods. Understanding the creative processes applicable to both writing and the design of independent artistic forms such as drawing, photography and graphic analysis of infographics;
  • All discussions during the course are in English along with the presentation of individual and group projects;
  • Students supervised by their teachers demonstrate their creativity and ideas by keeping a daily diary to record their work.

This choice must be indicated on the registration form and does not include provision for the Trinity examination.

Accommodation

Ensuite

The accommodation comprises of modern apartments consisting of 6 single rooms with private bathrooms. Kitchen use is at the discretion of the centre management and when granted may only be used by the group leaders. Each building has a common room furnished with TVs and sofas.

Standard

The accommodation comprises of modern apartments consisting of 6 single rooms with base washing in each room. Share bathroom with a ratio of 1:3. Kitchen use is at the discretion of the centre management and when granted may only be used by the group leaders. Each building has a common room furnished with TVs and sofas.

Towels are provided by the centre. On arrival, students must pay a security deposit required by the school of £ 30/€ 40. The deposit will be returned at the time of departure unless the college needs to deduct payment for reasons stated in the school regulations.

Sports Equipment

The college offers a multipurpose gym and outdoor sports fields in Astroturf.

Free Time and Activities

  • 3 full day excursions:
    Cambridge with punting and late return, Stratford-upon-Avon with entrance to Shakespeare’s birthplace; Nottingham with Chatsworth House.
  • 1 half day excursion:
    Newark and entrance to the Civil War Museum.
  • Local visits:
    Lincoln city centre, Cathedral, entrance to Lincoln Castel, Collection Museum and Lincoln Photo Scavenger Hunt Local transport included for day trips.
  • Afternoon and evening activities (including a fantastic gala dinner).

This programme may change for organisational reasons.

Where is it?

Other Activities

PCTO "Enterprise English"

PCTO

Is for students aged 16 and over and with a minimum language level of B1 (CEF)

The course includes 3 hours of “Enterprise English” per week and consists of a combination of lessons, presentations and role-plays based on the world of work. Topics
include:

  • techniques on how to deal with a job interview abroad;
  • how to write a CV and covering letter;
  • personal presentation, how to best approach the workplace;
  • communication methods in the world of work;

Those attending “Enterprise English” will receive an additional certificate of attendance that summarizes the topics covered during the course.

This document certifies the hours completed by the student towards the PCTO program.

Theatre and yoga workshops

Theatre and yoga workshops

This centre organises two theatre workshops and two yoga sessions delivered by professionals. The workshops last for 90 minutes each, at the end of which students receive a certificate of attendance.

Prices

In order to get a quotation about this centre please contact: london@masterstudiesltd.com

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