- 15 hours language tuition per week (lessons held each weekday morning – 09:30 – 13:00)
- minimum of 2 afternoon excursions per week (usually Tuesday and Thursday – 14:30 – 18:00)
- 1 full day excursion on Saturday (usual departure time: 11:00 / 12:00 – 18:30)
- minimum of 3 afternoon activities (14:30 – 18:00) & evening activities/games/videos/SKY TV (20:00 – 22:00)
- monitored assignments each week
- small classes – usually 3 – a maximum of 12 (depending on the season)
- welcome pack
- photocopied course materials
- daily collection from accommodation to place of study & return
- prizes & certificates for competitions
- free sports equipment
- certificate of attendance
- free internet access
These courses are run either in the center in Rhyl or in rented schools, conference centers around North Wales, depending on the number of students. The courses are held at:
- Easter, Pentecost or Summer – i.e .the normal European holiday times.
- Other National Holidays - such as New Year (Chinese New Year), the long winter holidays in January (Korea), the May holidays (Russia), Pentecost (Germany, Switzerland ) etc. Just write and ask if we can run a course for your group at your special holiday time.
Each Language Vacation Course consists of a minimum of 15 hours language tuition each week day morning, a full afternoon and evening activity program and a minimum of three cultural excursions each week. Excursions are made to well-known centers in North Wales as well as sometimes to Cambridge and London.
Typical excursions might include:
- visits to Conwy and Caernarfon castles
- Snowdonia National Park
- beaches in Anglesey
- Roman city of Chester
- Liverpool and the Beatles Museum
- National Trust country estates
- Bodnant Gardens
Typical activities during each course might include: golfing, tennis, 10-pin bowling, boat rides, volleyball, basketball, beach bonfires, bar-b-ques, laserquest, swimming, hiking, mini-golf, fun fair, banner-making, ice-skating, sand-castle competitions, beach wide-games, talent shows, table tennis, snooker, pool, football table, football etc.
For a small extra charge: optional activities might be visits to the cinema, theater, concert, horse-riding, canoing, white water rafting, pottery making etc.
For an extra charge: optional trips might be made to Cambridge, London, Oxford, York, Dublin in Ireland.
The school has occupied a large Victorian house 100 meters from the sea since its inception and this has been used for offices, student accommodation and language classrooms. There is also a separate language facility in Rhyl town center.
- language tuition
- full-board accommodation
- excursions and extra activities
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M15324 offers English language tuition. M15324 traces its origin to student exchanges made with Germany in the 1960's. Then family hospitality and care was offered to international students coming to the UK for informal English exposure in the 1980's & 1990's. M15324 was officially formalised in 1994...
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