Dublin, Blackrock
Summer Vacation Courses Ireland

Dublin
Blackrock

Host family residences and a college surrounded by countryside in a famous residential neighbourhood of Dublin just 8km from the centre.

Age Range

12 - 17

Accommodation

Host Family

Duration of Stay

15 Days / 14 Nights

Courses start

1/15 July

Wifi

in most areas

In this Centre

Location

Capital of the Republic of Ireland Dublin is a very interesting city steeped in history and tradition. Its boasts wonderful gardens and traditional pubs which are the real meeting places for the Irish, world-famous for their hospitality and friendliness. Places worth visiting in the city are Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral and the famous Temple Bar district with its wide variety of pubs bars and restaurants.

Centre

This centre located in the Blackrock district in Dublin’s famous residential area is about 8 km from the city centre. Surrounded by open green spaces and overlooking the city’s waterfront the centre is equipped with excellent sports equipment, several common rooms and a games room. Classes, lunch and extracurricular activities are all in the college.

Language Course

The classes combine with Project Work (1 per week) to stimulate students’ creative skills and resourcefulness. At the end of the activity, all groups will have to present their projects to the class. The course includes twenty 45-minute lessons of general English per week in standard classes of max 15 students and lessons alternate between the morning and the afternoon.

Accommodation

Accommodation is in selected families located in the residential areas of Dublin. Students stay in double or triple rooms, while group leaders have single rooms. Host families provide full board which includes breakfast, dinner and packed lunches.

Sports Equipment

An indoor pool, tennis courts, football & rugby pitches, basketball courts and a large multifunctional gym.

Free Time and Activities

  • 2 full day excursions
    with staff and private transport to: Glendalough and Wicklow Gaol, the Irish National Heritage Park including Wexford town, Powerscourt Garden with a visit to the House, Dublin Zoo, the National Stud & Japanese Gardens or Kilkenny.
  • 2 half day excursions:
    Dublinia &The Viking World, GAA Stadium and museum, Aviva Stadium or the Chocolate Factory Experience.
  • 3 times a week: Irish Sports, Drama, Arts & Crafts.
  • Some evining activities

Leap Card travel pass (BUS/DART/LUAS) included.

This programme may change for organisational reasons.

Where is it?

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E-learning Platform

E-learning Platform

Through access to this platform, all students can take an English course online for three months from the end of their stay in Ireland. In addition, parents can monitor their child’s activities and lessons during their stay abroad.

Prices

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

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