Dublin, National College of Ireland
Summer Vacation Courses Ireland

Dublin
National College of Ireland

A college in the heart of Dublin's financial district, just 5 minutes walk away from the most popular attractions.

Age Range

13 - 17

Accommodation

College

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

Built in 2002, the National College of Ireland is located in the heart of Dublin’s financial centre, just 5 minutes from the city’s most popular attractions, including the famous Temple Bar area. It has a comfortable and relaxing Students’ Union and recreational area where students can go to have fun and use the pool tables, video games, TV and vending machines.

Language Course

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. 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.

Accommodation

Accommodation is in the college in apartments with single rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. Each apartment has a kitchen with a small living room that doubles as a common room for students. On arrival, students must pay a security deposit required by the school of €50 the deposit will be returned at the time of departure unless the college needs to deduct payment for reasons stated in the school regulations. The college provides towels.

Sports Equipment

Students are accompanied to the local sports facilities once a week.

Free Time and Activities

Il Programma Base prevede:

  • 3 full day excursions by private coach:
    Giant’s Causeway and Belfast, Galway City including the Cathedral, Howth or Bray by local transport.
  • 5 half day excursions not including admission fees:
    Dublin Walking tour, a tour of medieval Dublin, the National Gallery, The National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology, Phoenix Park & Visitor Centre, a visit to Temple Bar, Trinity and Docklands.
  • Afternoon and evening activities.

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

This programme may change for organisational reasons.

Extra package (optional) € 40

Includes: basic package +

  • Guinness Storehouse
  • Epic Ireland
  • 1 Evening meal out in a pub in Temple Bar or similar.

Where is it?

Other Activities

PCTO "The World of Work"

PCTO

(per studenti dai 16 anni compiuti)

The course includes 3 hours of “The world of work” per week with a combination of lectures, presentations and case studies. These hours are certified along with language proficiency at the end of the stay. Topics include:

  • techniques for dealing with a job interview abroad;
  • how to write a CV and a covering letter;
  • how best to present yourself in the workplace;
  • communication methods in the world of work.

Those attending the “World of Work” will receive an additional certificate that certifies participation and summarizes the details of the programme. This document is valid as recognition of the hours carried out for the learning and Working program (Alternanza Scuola Lavoro) ASL hours are certified along with language proficiency at the end of the stay.

Alternatively, students under the age of 16 can take part in a the optional Conversation Club course.

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.

Extra Class

Extra Class

(these activities will only be carried out once during the stay)

  • Influencer 101 – Vlogging
  • ATC Photography Club “All about angles”
  • ATC Gamezone.

Prices

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

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