English Language

English Language summer course, by ISSOS.

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Course Summary

English at ISSOS is designed for students who have English as a second language. Our interactive classes cater to students of every ability and use topics of interest to help them to develop their knowledge, and confidence, in speaking English. ISSOS is also a fully immersive programme where native, and non-native speaking students are mixed at all times.

  • Highly qualified and experienced English Language teachers
  • Interactive, immersive classes that teach English based on topics of interest
  • Improved academic and social communications skills
  • Fully immersive programme where native and non-native speakers are mixed at all times
  • Develop core language skills: Speaking, reading, writing and listening
  • Use English to make friends with students from all over the world
  • 45 hours of tuition (3 hours a day, 5 days a week)
  • Pair this class with one of our exciting elective options

What's Included?

  • We offer an all-inclusive 3-week residential stay at one of our exclusive University locations for students between the ages of 13 - 18
  • Students choose one Academic and one Elective option from the progamme.
  • Everyone takes part in exciting activities, evening programmes and cultural trips.
  • Each nationality is limited to 10% of the total intake of students to ensure a truly international experience.

Accommodation

All of our students are housed in the University halls of residence, in an area exclusive to ISSOS, where the student groups are divided by gender and also by age range. Each student will be allocated a shared or single room. The majority of rooms in our accommodation are shared, but any students who require a single, or shared, room for medical reasons will be given priority when we allocate rooms. All students in shared rooms will be sharing with someone of the same age and gender. Their roommate will be of a different nationality to them and they will not be sharing with someone they already know.

Tuition

Students choose one academic subject, which they will pair with one of our elective classes, to focus on for the 3 weeks at ISSOS. All academic classes meet for 3 hours each weekday morning and are taught by our highly qualified team of teaching staff who are all experienced, working professionals in their subject areas.

Extracurricular Activities

During their three weeks at our campuses, outside of their classes, we provide an action packed and fun filled programme of events and immerse our students in the UK and USA's rich and unique culture and introduce them to some of its best-loved landmarks, towns and cities.

Key Details
  • Available from: June - August
  • Provider: ISSOS
  • Ages: For ages 13 to 18
  • Fees: £6900 / 3 weeks
  • Duration: 3 weeks
Start Dates
  • St Andrews , Session 1 , 2 Jul - 23 Jul
  • Cambridge , Session 1 , 2023 dates coming soon
  • Yale , Session 1 , 16 Jul - 6 Aug
  • St Andrews , Session 2 , 26 Jul - 16 Aug
Campuses

ISSOS

An exceptional summer school in an inspirational setting that balances academia and fun, with a lot of added extras thrown in.