EXCLUSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAMMES 2021

 
EXCLUSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAMMES 2021
EXCLUSIVE ENGLISH
PROGRAMMES 2021
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EXCLUSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAMMES 2021
Contents

                    4    Our Covid Commitment to you

                    6    EC Academy Experience

                    8    Welcome to Your Summer

                    9    Our Unique Programmes

                    10   Activities, Excitement, Discovery

                    12   Your Home from Home

                         THE SCHOOLS

                    16   Wellington School, Somerset

                    20   UCLA, Los Angeles

                         THE ACTIVITIES

                    26   Multi Activities

                    27   Climbing & Bouldering

                    28   Art & Design

                    29   Dance

                    30   Horse Riding

                    31   Tennis

                    32   Surfing

                    33   Watersports

                    34   Intensive English

                    35   Summer Academic Study

                    36   Academy MBA

                         OTHER OPTIONS FROM EC

                    38   Embassy Summer

                    38   EC English Language Schools

                    40   EC Virtual

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Our Covid Commitment
to you
The safety, welfare and wellbeing of our students                       SAFETY WHILE PLAYING
                                                                          Covid-Secure programmes readily available for both of our
has always been our number one priority, never
                                                                          locations should they be necessary
more than during the current global pandemic.                             Whole school activities replaced with whole ‘bubble’ activities
Our experienced operational team has been                                 Replacements for firm favourites such as karaoke and discos
working hard to ensure additional, relevant,                              Regular cleaning of all sports equipment before, after and
measures are in place for our EC Academy                                  during activity sessions
                                                                          A move to majority, outdoor activities to minimise risk of
students in 2021.
                                                                          transmission and maximise safe fun!

ADAPT. DEVELOP. REMAIN POSITIVE. HAVE FUN.                                Covid-19 risk assessments for all activities and excursions
All staff are trained to deliver fun and effective summer school          Covid-19 risk assessments carried out with all our specialist
programmes. This year we are also including specific training on          sports and activity providers to ensure compliance
how to ensure students have fun and remain safe whilst working
within the constraints of social distancing and Covid-19.               SAFETY WHILE EXPLORING
                                                                          Numbers in private transport vehicles limited to follow any local
In addition we are introducing a designated Covid-Coordinator for
                                                                          guidelines in place during your stay with us
each of our locations. This person is responsible for overseeing
                                                                          Hand sanitiser provided for all students as they board coaches
all Covid-19 testing requirements, possible isolation, and medical
                                                                          for their trips
assistance related to Covid-19. They will work in coordination with
                                                                          Additional preparation in classes for all trips to ensure no
our existing Welfare Managers and first aiders on site.
                                                                          handouts necessary

SAFETY WHILE LEARNING
                                                                        SAFETY WHILE RESTING, EATING AND SLEEPING
    Student temperatures taken every day at the start of lessons
                                                                          Enhanced deep cleaning in our host partner dining rooms,
    All classes risk assessed to ensure they comply with Covid-19
                                                                          and accommodation
    and social distancing requirements
                                                                          Increased and regular cleaning of all our communal areas and
    Classroom furniture arranged to minimise risk of transmission
                                                                          high touchpoint areas, such as door handles
    and ensure social distancing is achievable
                                                                          Clearly defined designated areas and timetables for each
    Hand sanitiser available in all classrooms
                                                                          ‘bubble’ to relax, eat and sleep in, to de risk cross contamination
    Face coverings, face masks and face shields worn in line with all
                                                                          Agreements with our host partners to manage the safe
    local Government Guidelines
                                                                          distribution of food during your stay
    Signs posted prominently throughout the school as a reminder
                                                                          Hand sanitiser available in all eating spaces with staggered          At EC Academy our students come first.
    of the importance of social distancing and hygiene
                                                                          timings for each ‘bubble’ to minimise queues and large crowds         We do not react, and we do not settle for
    No shared resources in any of our classrooms. All books will be
                                                                                                                                                the “easy fix”. We research. We reflect. We
    sanitised and quarantined between use                               SAFETY IN GENERAL
    Online testing and induction to avoid larger indoor gatherings        Floor markings giving clear guidance on social distancing
                                                                                                                                                make decisions based on the best overall
    All students will remain in the same class and same seat to           Hand sanitisers stationed throughout our centres                      experience for our students. We are
    ensure quick tracing is available                                     Regular, vigorous cleaning practices will ensure our centres are      continuously monitoring the coronavirus
                                                                          as safe as possible for you                                           (COVID-19) situation. We will continue to
                                                                          EC Academy staff will work in strict dedicated bubbles with no
                                                                                                                                                comply with the national advice for each
                                                                          cross over in accommodation or the programme
                                                                                                                                                location and do everything possible to
                                                                          EC Academy staff will follow local protocols for any staff or
                                                                          students who may show symptoms of, or test positive for,              secure the safety of our students and staff.
                                                                          COVID-19

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The Academy
Experience                                                                                                                                                     TEACHING KEY FACTS
                                                                                                                                                                     Qualified English teachers

                                                                                                                                                                     Minimum 15 hours of English language
Our experienced and friendly staff provide a            At EC Academy, our high staff to student ratio provides students                                             tuition per week for all students*
                                                        with focused attention both in their English classes and their
positive learning environment for all our students.
                                                        chosen specialist activity, ensuring that they get the most out of                                           Maximum class size of 12 (General English),
Students will practise their English language skills,   their time at the school.                                                                                    6 (Intensive English), 8 (Summer Academic Study)
make new friends from all around the world, and
                                                        Outside of classes the students also have the opportunity to                                                 Classes appropriate to student’s level, designed
develop their passion through speciality courses.                                                                                                                    to improve and encourage communication
                                                        develop their non-academic pursuits with professional instructors
                                                        and coaches in their chosen activity programme.                                                              and fluency

                                                        The professionalism, experience and commitment of our Academy                                                End of course certificates and reports to
                                                        team will ensure students leave their EC Academy summer with a                                               take home.
                                                        real sense of achievement.                                                                             * Excluding our Summer Study and MBA programmes,
                                                                                                                                                               see relevant course pages for further details and a specific
                                                                                                                                                               course breakdown

                                                                                                                             Support is always available
Learn skills for the future

                                                                                                                                                           Individual attention

                                                                                                                                                           I made a lot of friends.
                                                                                                                                                           I want to say that the
                                                                                                                                                           people that are part of
                                                                                                                                                           EC Academy are now my
                                                                                                                                                           family.
                                                                                                                                                           ROBERTO, STUDENT FROM ECUADOR

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Welcome to
Your Summer
Create the perfect summer experience of English                        Wellington School is one of the most prestigious independent
                                                                       schools in the popular location of the South West of England. Set
language and sports, creative, and academic
                                                                       in a small market town in Somerset with excellent facilities, dating
courses provided by professionally qualified                           back to its founding in 1837 and is now considered a modern and
teachers and coaches, set in the stunning                              forward-thinking educational establishment. Close to the county
grounds of our Academy locations.                                      town of the region and bordering Somerset, Dorset, and Devon.          Interactive lessons in LA

Our Academies are set in some of the most beautiful locations          University of California Los Angeles is located in the hills
across the globe and offer students the chance to experience life as   surrounding Los Angeles where you can find a great student
a local student.                                                       neighbourhood. UCLA is one of the most respected educational
                                                                       institutions in the USA, with alumni including the NBA superstar

                                                                                                                                              Our Unique
                                                                       Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, George Takei from Star Trek, and Taylor Wang,
                                                                       the first Chinese-born astronaut.

                                                                                                                                              Programmes
Programmes for all ages

                                                                                                                                              A unique blend of English language and specialist
                                                                                                                                              courses alongside a full programme of activities                        EC ACADEMY OFFERS
                                                                                                                                              and excursions with students from all over the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Maximum class size of 12 for English lessons
                                                                                                                                              world – that is what makes the EC Academy
                                                                                                                                              experience something special.                                              A choice of 1 to 5 weeks

                                                                                                                                              With maximum class sizes of 12, and an on-site staff to student            English language tuition from qualified
                                                                                                                                              ratio of 1:5, students will get the personal attention they need           English teachers
                                                                                                                                              to maximise their progress with EC Academy. The international
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Professionally taught sport, arts and
                                                                                                                                              environment in our academies is perfect for learning English and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         academic courses
                                                                                                                                              will encourage students to step outside their comfort zone.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         11 courses to choose from
                                                                                                                                              As well as developing skills in the English language and their
                                                                                                                                              chosen specialist course, students will develop vital life skills          A safe and secure environment with a staff
                                                                                                                                              through their participation in classes, activities and excursions.         to student on-site ratio of 1:5
                                                                                                                                              They will also get the opportunity to discover different cultures and
                                                                                                                                              explore new places which will boost their confidence and broaden           A full program of excursions and on-site activities
                                                                                                                                              their horizons in a supportive environment.

                                                                                                                                              For ages 8 to 17, students can spend the summer creating memories
                                                                                                                                              of a lifetime.

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Activity,
Excitement,
Discovery
                                                                          Professional instruction

A great addition to a summer of learning
CHOOSE BETWEEN 11 DIFFERENT SPECIALISED COURSES

                                                                          ACTIVITIES                                                                                                         A range of activities in Los Angeles

                                                                          Activities are organised every evening to ensure students make
                                                                          friends, continue to put their English into practice, as well as      Opportunities to explore in Somerset
                                                                          develop important life skills.

                                                                          Four afternoons a week, students will spend an hour in a whole-
                                                                                                                                                          SPECIAL PROGRAMMES           WELLINGTON SCHOOL                            UCLA
                                                                          academy activity which is a great opportunity for existing students
                                                                          to meet new starters and catch up with friends they have already
                                                                          made. Evening activities range from talent shows and the Academy                      Multi-activities
                                                                          Carnival where students get to be creative and have fun, to quizzes
                                                                          and games which require students to use their teamwork and                        Climbing & Bouldering
                                                                          problem-solving skills. Our activity programmes also include a lot
                                                                          of different sports.
                                                                                                                                                                Art and Design

An adventurous summer at Wellington School
                                                                                                                                                                     Dance

Professional instructors will focus on developing                                                                                                                 Horse Riding
students’ techniques and skills required to progress
in their chosen specialised course with fun and                           The students get the                                                                       Tennis
enjoyable sessions. At EC Academy we strive to
ensure that every student leaves with confidence in                       opportunity to use English                                                                 Surfing
their newly developed or improved skills and with a                       away from the classroom
real sense of achievement.                                                                                                                                        Watersports
                                                                          and to do some great
EXCURSIONS
All students go on two half-day and three full day activities every two
                                                                          activities                                                                            Intensive Study

weeks. Wellington School students can enjoy trips to the walking
                                                                          ANDREW, CENTRE MANAGER AT EC ACADEMY
Banksy tour in Bristol and an excursion to Bath. Los Angeles is                                                                                           Summer Academic Study
packed with action, from Disneyland to Santa Monica Pier!
                                                                                                                                                                Academy MBA

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Your Home from Home

We place the highest priority on care and
supervision at our Academy locations to
ensure students feel relaxed, comfortable and
supported - creating a home away from home.

STUDENT CARE AND WELFARE
The accommodation is made up of various boarding houses or
single and shared rooms that are welcoming and comfortable.
                                                                    Full-board meals
Each Academy provides 24-hour pastoral care required for the
students in their residence, waking them up every morning, making
sure they eat well and are happy and participating.

MEALS
A range of food is available at our Academy locations with three
meals served per day. Additional snacks and drinks are also
available twice a day on weekdays. On full-day excursions packed
lunches will be provided.
                                                                    Beautiful campuses

                                                                    MEET-AND-GREET UPON ARRIVAL
                                                                    EC Academy provides a dedicated meet-and-greet and transfer*
                                                                    service for all students to ensure a smooth arrival and transfer
                                                                    to centre.

                                                                    DEPARTURE TRANSFER
                                                                    We provide a departure transfer* for all students and our team
                                                                    will also assist students checking in at the airport.

                                                                    24-HOUR SUPPORT
                                                                    Anyone who has questions or needs any kind of support can
                                                                    speak to our staff at the centre or contact our dedicated Academy
                                                                    24-hour emergency telephone number.

                                                                    GUARDME INSURANCE
                                                                    All students travelling abroad must have adequate insurance
                                                                    in case of a medical or other emergency. EC Academy offers
                                                                    a comprehensive insurance policy called Guardme, which is
                                                                    specifically designed to meet the needs of international students.

                                                                    * Students may be grouped together with others that are arriving at a
                                                                     similar time unless specifically requested that they travel individually.

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Wellington School

                     UCLA

                            Learn English with your
                            specialised skill in our
                            esteemed locations in
                            the UK and US

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SCHOOLS

Wellington School
SOMERSET

                         The Mystery
                         of Somerset,
                     the Adventure of
                      the South West
                             This stunning, prestigious boarding
                          school provides a high-quality learning
                          environment and a wealth of excellent
                           on-site facilities to inspire and delight
                                  students throughout their stay.

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I just want to say thank you
                     for these amazing three
                     weeks full of happiness!”
                     CHAKIROVA, STUDENT FROM RUSSIA

                                                                                                Kayaking

                     Wellington School was founded in 1837. The                                                             DATES: 11 JULY - 15 AUGUST
                     school occupies a 35-acre site in the centre of                                                        AGES: 8 - 17
                     the market town of Wellington.
                     Wellington has been a highly esteemed school since its beginning
                     and continues this legacy today, offering excellent facilities for
                     students. These include an indoor heated swimming pool, astro
                                                                                                    SPECIALISED COURSES AVAILABLE
                     turf, tennis courts, state of the art sports hall, dance studio, playing
                     fields for football, rugby and other field sports, an art studio, modern           Multi Activities
                     dining facilities and great study areas.
                                                                                                        Watersports
                     The local high street and shops are a short walk away. Trains run to               Art & Design
                     London from two nearby train stations. Bristol and Bath are also nearby
                                                                                                        Climbing & Bouldering
                     as is the famous town of Glastonbury, home to Glastonbury Abbey
                     which is thought to be the burial place of legendary King Arthur.                  Horse-Riding

                                                                                                        Tennis
                     ACCOMMODATION
                                                                                                        Dance
                     Accommodation is in various boarding houses with mostly shared
                     twin rooms and some single rooms and multi bedded dormitories                      Intensive English
                     for our youngest students.                                                         Summer Academic Study

                                                                                                        Academy MBA

                                                                                                Amazing facilities

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SCHOOLS

UCLA
LOS ANGELES

                         A Century
                        of Learning
                          under the
                     Sun-Kissed Sky
                             Famous for its numerous acclaimed
                              alumni who accomplished 14 Nobel
                         Prizes, 13 faculty MacArthur Fellows, 118
                        NCAA titles and 261 Olympic medals from
                         students and alumni, UCLA is one of the
                        most distinguished colleges in California.

                                                        Sunny Los Angeles

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It was really cool, because I
                     met a lot of people from other
                     countries, made new friends
                     and improved my English.
                     OLENA, STUDENT FROM UKRAINE

                                                                                               Having fun downtown

                     UCLA has 16 dedicated recreational and                                                               DATES: 27 JUNE - 7 AUGUST
                     athletic facilities, including a fitness centre,                                                     AGES: 12 - 17
                     numerous swimming pools and much more!
                     Throughout the last 100 years, University of California Los Angeles
                     has established its reputation as a “Public Ivy”, making it equivalent
                     to an education from an Ivy League university. The location is in
                     the centre of the city making it perfect to enjoy the best of living in
                                                                                                   SPECIALISED COURSES AVAILABLE
                     Los Angeles. Students will enjoy the facilities of a huge university,
                     including 16 dedicated recreational and athletic facilities, fitness              Multi Activities
                     centre, numerous swimming pools and much more!
                                                                                                       Climbing & Bouldering
                     All residences halls are a short walk away from each other and the                Surfing
                     paths between them are filled with numerous shops and options for
                     food. Los Angeles is one of the most well-connected cities where
                     you can enjoy trips to Disneyland, Las Vegas or even San Diego.

                     ACCOMMODATION
                     The halls of residence are majority twin rooms with shared
                     bathroom facilities, typical of a US university.

                     A prestigious American university                                         Fantastic location

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Enjoy focused time to
              excel in your chosen
              skill while learning
              English abroad

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Multi                                                                                                                                                                                     Climbing &
Activities                                                                                                                                                                                Bouldering                                                                                NEW
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         FOR
Keep the mind and body active by
participating in a variety of fun sports
                                                                                                                                                                                          Be part of the growing Olympic sport
                                                                                                                                                                                          for 2021 and learn or develop your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 2021
and challenging activities.                                                                                                                                                               Climbing Skills.

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           HOURS OF                                  HOURS OF                                                                                                                                         HOURS OF                                    HOURS OF
        ENGLISH LESSONS                            MULTI-ACTIVITIES                                          15 hours English language tuition per week                                            ENGLISH LESSONS                              CLIMBING AND                                           15 hours English language tuition per week
           PER WEEK                                   PER WEEK                                                                                                                                        PER WEEK                                   BOULDERING
                                                                                                             Multi activities 4 days per week, 2 hours per day                                                                                    PER WEEK                                             4 days per week, 2 hours per day

                                                                                                             Coach to student ratio is 1:12                                                                                                                                                            Instructor to student ratio of 1:10 maximum
With swimming pools available as well as fantastic sports facilities and                                                                                                                  Let your mind, body and soul climb on some of the best indoor walls
                                                                                                             Students join in the whole school activity                                                                                                                                                Students join in the whole school activity hour
spacious grounds, our activities team organise a different combination                                                                                                                    created for specialist climbing. Over 4 days students will take part
                                                                                                             hour where they will get a chance to mix with                                                                                                                                             where they will get a chance to mix with students
of sports and activities every day to ensure a varied week.                                                                                                                               in a varied programme of climbing and bouldering for 2 hours each
                                                                                                             students on other programmes                                                                                                                                                              on other programmes
                                                                                                                                                                                          day. Located in state-of-the-art facilities available with the support of
Students will spend 2 hours per day over 4 days participating in a                                           Available at all centres                                                                                                                                                                  Available at Wellington School and UCLA
                                                                                                                                                                                          experienced and qualified instructors, students will enjoy:
selection of activities that may include football and swimming, as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Please note: Parents/guardian must sign a pre-registration form and
well as treasure hunts and team games.                                                                                                                                                    PRINCIPLES OF CLIMBING                                                                             consent form for the student to be allowed to participate.
                                                                                                                                                                                          Safety, harnessing, belaying, catching and lowering, and more.

                                                                                                                                                                                          BOULDERING TECHNIQUES
                                                                                                                                                                                          Crimping, matching, planning your routes and more.

SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT UCLA* (activities will vary between centres) – a typical week will include                                                                                            SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT UCLA* (activities will vary between centres) – a typical week will include
                             MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY                                    MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY

     8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY                                                                                                          8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY

     9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                           9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

    10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK                                                                                                          10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK

     10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                           10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

     11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK                                                                                                           11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK
                                                                                                                                                      THEME                HOLLYWOOD                                                                                                                                                         EXCURSION                EXCURSION
    11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                   PARK                   HIKE            11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH             TO DISNEYLAND              TO GRIFFITH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            THEME PARK               OBSERVATORY
                                                                               LUNCH                                                                                                                                                                                     LUNCH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    INTRODUCTION
                                                                                                                          TEAM GAMES                                                                                                                                                         BOULDERING           BOULDERING SESSION
                          TREASURE HUNT                                    DOWN TOWN             WHOLE SCHOOL                                                                                                        SAFETY, LEVEL
   AFTERNOON                                      INDOOR SPORTS                                                         AND TABLE TENNIS                                                                                                     INDOOR SPORT            DOWN TOWN                 SESSION           AND / OR INDOOR SPORT
                          AND SWIMMING                                      LA TOUR                ACTIVITY                                                                                  AFTERNOON             ASSESSMENT AND
                                                                                                                          TOURNAMENT                                                                                                           CLIMBING               LA TOUR               PROBLEMS AND          CLIMBING, MINI COMP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   INITIAL CLIMBING
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CIRCUITS              AND FUN SESSION
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SESSION
                                                                              DINNER                                                                                                                                                                                    DINNER

                                                                                                                                                                             WELCOME                                                                                                                                                                                   WELCOME
                             KARAOKE /             HOUSE NIGHT /           INTER-HOUSE                                     SHOWCASE/             THEMED DISCO /                                                        KARAOKE /                 MOVIE              INTERNATIONAL              SUNSET                                      THEMED DISCO /
      EVENING                                                                                     MINI OLYMPICS                                                            NEW STUDENTS         EVENING                                                                                                              POOL GAMES                                      NEW STUDENTS
                           ARTS & CRAFTS          INDOOR SPORTS            TOURNAMENT                                     TALENT SHOW             HOUSE GAMES                                                        ARTS & CRAFTS               NIGHT                  NIGHT                VOLLEYBALL                                     HOUSE GAMES
                                                                                                                                                                           TOURNAMENT                                                                                                                                                                                TOURNAMENT

* This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.                  * This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.

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Art &
Design                                                                                                                                                                                    Dance
Develop your artistic abilities and creativity                                                                                                                                            Learn a variety of dance skills taught
in a supportive environment with qualified                                                                                                                                                by professional dance teachers.
and experienced art teachers.

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           HOURS OF                                   HOURS OF                                                                                                                                        HOURS OF                                HOURS OF DANCE
        ENGLISH LESSONS                             ART AND DESIGN                                           15 hours English language tuition per week                                            ENGLISH LESSONS                               PER WEEK                                              15 hours English language tuition per week
           PER WEEK                                    PER WEEK                                                                                                                                       PER WEEK
                                                                                                             Art and Design 4 days per week, 2 hours per day                                                                                                                                           Dance 4 days per week, 2 hours per day

                                                                                                             All art materials included                                                                                                                                                                Each student will receive a certificate and report
Students will be trained in a variety of techniques and skills, and will                                                                                                                  Dance offers a varied programme according to each student’s                                                  to demonstrate their achievement
                                                                                                             Variety of skills covered. May include:
be able to showcase the results to the rest of the school at the end                                                                                                                      abilities, skills and interests. Classes cover free movement,
                                                                                                             drawing, illustration, sketching, painting,                                                                                                                                               The average teacher to student ratio is 1:12
of each week at the Academy Art Exhibition.                                                                                                                                               contemporary, jazz, street dance and even choreography! The
                                                                                                             sculpture, pottery, fine art and more
                                                                                                                                                                                          dancers will showcase all they’ve learned to other students at the                                           Students join in the whole school activity hour
The course will take place in an art studio at the school, with                                              Average teacher to student ratio is 1:12                                                                                                                                                  where they will get a chance to mix with students
                                                                                                                                                                                          weekly Academy Showcase.
occasional field trips or visits to a local art museum or exhibition.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  on other programmes
                                                                                                             Students join in the whole school activity hour                              Our teachers are all professionally qualified to teach at a variety
All instructors are specialist art teachers whose qualifications and                                         where they will get a chance to mix with students                            of levels and disciplines, whether beginners or more advanced                                                Available at Wellington School
experience are recognised by British schools.                                                                on other programmes                                                          students of contemporary and commercial dance.

                                                                                                             Available at Wellington School

SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* – a typical week will include                                                                                                                      SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* – a typical week will include
                             MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY                                    MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY

     8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY                                                                                                          8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY

     9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                           9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

    10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK                                                                                                          10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK

     10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                           10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

     11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK                                                                BRISTOL,             EXCURSION             11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK                                                                BRISTOL,             EXCURSION
                                                                                                                                                BANSKY WALKING          TO BATH AND                                                                                                                                                       BANSKY WALKING          TO BATH AND
    11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH               TOUR AND           THE ROMAN BATHS         11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH               TOUR AND           THE ROMAN BATHS
                                                                                                                                                    M-SHED            AND WALKING TOUR                                                                                                                                                        M-SHED            AND WALKING TOUR
                                                                               LUNCH                                                                                                                                                                                     LUNCH

                         STILL LIFE PAINTING         SKETCHING                                                          SCREEN PRINTING                                                                             WARM UP, LEVEL
                                                                             DUNSTER              PRINTING AND                                                                                                                              CONTEMPORARY                                   CONTEMPORARY,
   AFTERNOON              AND HISTORY OF            IN THE LOCAL                                                         AND EXHIBITION                                                                            ASSESSMENT AND                                      DUNSTER                                     CONTEMPORARY
                                                                              CASTLE               SCULPTING                                                                                 AFTERNOON                                        DANCE AND                                       JAZZ AND
                             ART STUDIES           ENVIRONMENT                                                             OF WORK                                                                                 FREE MOVEMENT                                        CASTLE                                        DANCE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            CHOREOGRAPHY                                    STREET DANCE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        CLASS

                                                                              DINNER                                                                                                                                                                                    DINNER

                                                                                                                                                                             WELCOME                                                                                                                                                                                   WELCOME
                          MULTI SPORTS /         INDOOR SPORTS /           INTER-HOUSE             INFLATABLES /           SHOWCASE /            THEMED DISCO /                                                        KARAOKE /             NATURE TRAIL /          INTER-HOUSE             INFLATABLES /             ACADEMY             THEMED DISCO /
      EVENING                                                                                                                                                              NEW STUDENTS         EVENING                                                                                                                                                              NEW STUDENTS
                        HOUSE NIGHT GAMES           KARAOKE                TOURNAMENT                CARNIVAL             FASHION SHOW            HOUSE GAMES                                                        ARTS & CRAFTS          INDOOR SPORTS             QUIZ NIGHT               CARNIVAL               SHOWCASE              HOUSE GAMES
                                                                                                                                                                           TOURNAMENT                                                                                                                                                                                TOURNAMENT

* This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.                  * This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.

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Horse
Riding                                                                                                                                                                                     Tennis
Ride at an equestrian centre that offers a                                                                                                                                                 A variety of skills and techniques
wealth of experience in fantastic locations.                                                                                                                                               taught by our professional coaches
                                                                                                                                                                                           to help improve your game.

              15                                            8                                            KEY FACTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                           15                                           8                                           KEY FACTS
           HOURS OF                                    HOURS OF                                                                                                                                        HOURS OF                                HOURS OF TENNIS
        ENGLISH LESSONS                               HORSE RIDING                                           15 hours English language tuition per week                                             ENGLISH LESSONS                               PER WEEK                                              15 hours English language tuition per week
           PER WEEK                                    PER WEEK                                                                                                                                        PER WEEK
                                                                                                             Horse Riding 4 days per week, 2 hours per day                                                                                                                                              Tennis 4 days per week, 2 hours per day

                                                                                                             Instruction options include dressage and stable                                                                                                                                            Coach to student ratio is 1:4
Each student will receive an ability test on their first day at the                                          management, and horse riding in the local                                     Each student will be evaluated on the first tennis session as to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Play takes place on dedicated on-site multi-surface
equestrian centre. The professional instructors will create a                                                countryside, dependent on level                                               their level of play. Our professional coaches are all Lawn Tennis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        tennis courts
programme adapted to the students’ abilities and select a horse or                                                                                                                         Association qualified with Level 2 or higher.
                                                                                                             Students join in the whole school activity hour
pony accordingly for the week.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Students join in the whole school activity hour
                                                                                                             where they will get a chance to mix with students                             Our coaches will ensure that students learn and practise a variety                                           where they will get a chance to mix with students
Stable management will also be a part of the programme.                                                      on other programmes                                                           of skills and techniques, including serving, volleys, shots and                                              on other programmes
                                                                                                             Available at Wellington School                                                etiquette on the court.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Available at Wellington School

                                                                                                   Please note: Parents/guardian must sign a pre-registration form and consent form for
                                                                                                   the student to be allowed to participate

SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* (activities will vary between centres) – a typical week will include                                                                                SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* (activities will vary between centres) – a typical week will include
                             MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY               SATURDAY                   SUNDAY                                     MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY

     8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY                                                                                                           8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY

     9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                            9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

    10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK                                                                                                           10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK

     10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                            10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

     11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK                                                                                                            11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK
                                                                                                                                                                          EXCURSION                                                                                                                                                                                   EXCURSION
                                                                                                                                                EXETER CITY AND
    11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                 TO: TINTAGEL CASTLE       11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                  TO: TINTAGEL CASTLE
                                                                                                                                                 WAKING TOUR
                                                                                                                                                                       AND PORT ISAAC                                                                                                                                                                              AND PORT ISAAC
                                                                              LUNCH                                                                                                                                                                                       LUNCH                                                            EXETER CITY AND
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            WAKING TOUR
                         LEVEL ASSESSMENT,       CROSS COUNTRY                                   SHOW JUMPING,
                               STABLE            LESSON OR OFF           HALF DAY TRIP TO           DRESSAGE                 MINI                                                                                    BASIC WARM UPS,         GROUP PLAYING,         HALF DAY TRIP TO           SINGLES,                  MATCH
   AFTERNOON                                                                                                                                                                                  AFTERNOON
                         MANAGEMENT AND           ROAD HACKING             LYME REGIS              AND STABLE              GYMKHANA                                                                                 LEVEL ASSESSMENT          STROKE PLAY             LYME REGIS            TACTICS, SERVES             PRACTICE
                           RIDING LESSON           IN THE FIELDS                                  MANAGEMENT

                                                                              DINNER                                                                                                                                                                                     DINNER

                                                                                                                                                                             WELCOME                                                                                                                                                                                    WELCOME
                             KARAOKE /             NATURE TRAIL /          INTER-HOUSE            INFLATABLES /            SHOWCASE /           THEMED DISCO /                                                          KARAOKE /             HOUSE NIGHT /           INTER-HOUSE             INFLATABLES /           SWIMMING /
      EVENING                                                                                                                                                              NEW STUDENTS          EVENING                                                                                                                                                              NEW STUDENTS
                          INDOOR SPORTS            ARTS & CRAFTS           TOURNAMENT               CARNIVAL              TALENT SHOW            HOUSE GAMES                                                          ARTS & CRAFTS          INDOOR SPORTS            TOURNAMENT                CARNIVAL             TALENT SHOW
                                                                                                                                                                           TOURNAMENT                                                                                                                                                                                 TOURNAMENT

* This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.                   * This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.

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Surfing                                                                                                                                                                                  Watersports
With miles of beaches and reliable waves, it’s no wonder                                                                                                                                 Make a splash this summer and take
surfing has become an integral part of California’s identity.                                                                                                                            to the water for mixed watersports course.
What better place to enjoy them than Surf City, USA!

              15                                            8                                            KEY FACTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                         15                                           8                                           KEY FACTS
           HOURS OF                               HOURS OF SURFING                                                                                                                                  HOURS OF                                   HOURS OF
        ENGLISH LESSONS                              PER WEEK                                                15 hours English language tuition per week                                          ENGLISH LESSONS                              WATERSPORTS                                             15 hours English language tuition per week
           PER WEEK                                                                                                                                                                                 PER WEEK                                   PER WEEK
                                                                                                             Surfing 4 days per week, 2 hours per day                                                                                                                                                 Various watersports over 4 afternoons

                                                                                                             We provide all equipment necessary                                                                                                                                                       The club provides buoyancy aids
On our surfing programme, students will start with basics of surfing                                                                                                                     This exciting activity course could include, canoeing,kayaking,
                                                                                                             Instructor to student ratio is up to 1:5                                                                                                                                                 Ratio is 1:8 or 1:10 depending on activity on that day
including safety, basics and etiquette, as well as some practise.                                                                                                                        windsurfing, stand up paddleboarding or dinghy sailing. It gives
They will also learn about ocean ecology and conservation to                                                 Students join in the whole school activity hour                             the students the opportunity to try different watersport activities                                          Students join in the whole school activity hour
complement their surfing practise.                                                                           where they will get a chance to mix with students                           during the week and is run by qualified and experienced instructors                                          where they will get a chance to mix with students
                                                                                                             on other programmes                                                         on a beautiful Somerset Lake, specific for watersports. Students will                                        on other
Students can expect to enjoy at least 4 days per week out surfing,
                                                                                                             Available at UCLA                                                           learn basic safety and techniques. Bouyancy aids are provided.                                               Available at Wellington School
at least 2 hours each session. All of our instructors are certified
members of The International Surfing Association (ISA) and will be
there to help students every step of the way.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Please note: Parents/guardian must sign a pre-registration form and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            consent form for the student to be allowed to participate

SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT UCLA* – a typical week will include                                                                                                                                  SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* – a typical week will include
                             MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                 SUNDAY                                    MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                SUNDAY
     8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY                                                                                                         8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY

     9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                          9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

    10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK                                                                                                         10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK

     10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                          10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH

     11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK                                                                                                          11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK

    11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                                                         11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH
                                                                                                                                                                           EXCURSION:                                                                                                                                                      EXCURSION:              EXCURSION:
                                                                                                                                                   EXCURSION:
                                                                               LUNCH                                                                                       DAY TRIP TO                                                                                  LUNCH                                                              BRISTOL AND            BATH AND THE
                                                                                                                                                   DAY TRIP TO
                                                                                                                                                                           HOLLYWOOD                                                                                                                                                     BANSKY WALKING         ROMAN BATHS AND
                                                                                                                                                   DISNEYLAND
                                                                                                                                                                           BOULEVARD                                                                                                                                                    TOUR AND M-SHED           WALKING TOUR
                             SAFETY AND            STANDING AND             EXPLORE                  REFINING                PRACTISE                                                                                SAFETY AND           STAND UP PADDLE-
   AFTERNOON                                                                                                                                                                                AFTERNOON                                                             DUNSTER CASTLE              KAYAKING             WINDSURFING
                               BASICS                 TURNING             SANTA MONICA             TECHNIQUES               NEW SKILLS                                                                           FIRST DAY ON WATER          BOARDING

                                                                              DINNER                                                                                                                                                                                   DINNER

                               CAMP                    MOVIE                  SPORTS                SCAVENGER                                                                                                         KARAOKE /             NATURE TRAIL /          INTER-HOUSE             INFLATABLES /             ACADEMY
      EVENING                                                                                                                  PARTY                                                           EVENING
                               GAMES                   NIGHT                 AND GYM                  HUNT                                                                                                          ARTS & CRAFTS          INDOOR SPORTS             QUIZ NIGHT               CARNIVAL               SHOWCASE

* This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.                 * This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.

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Intensive                                                                                                                                                                                 Academic
English                                                                                                                                                                                   Study
 Focus on improving your English language                                                                                                                                                 A true taste of a British education with subjects
 skills on this intensive course.                                                                                                                                                         taught by qualified British school teachers.

                 8                                      1:6                                              KEY FACTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                         23                                        1:8                                             KEY FACTS
           HOURS OF                              TEACHER/STUDENT                                                                                                                                     HOURS OF                                TEACHER/STUDENT
       INTENSIVE ENGLISH                        RATIO IN ADDITIONAL                                          15 hours English language tuition per week                                           ACADEMIC ENGLISH                                RATIO                                                23 hours academic lessons per week
           PER WEEK                               ENGLISH LESSONS                                                                                                                                     PER WEEK
                                                                                                             8 additional hours of English language classes per                                                                                                                                        Subjects could include: maths, history,
                                                                                                             week with a teacher to student ratio of 1:6                                                                                                                                               geography, science, and philosophy

This course will allow students to focus on developing their English                                         Students join in the whole school activity hour                              This programme teaches a variety of subjects, including maths,                                               The maximum teacher to student ratio is 1:8
skills, with time spent concentrating on vocabulary, grammar,                                                where they will get a chance to mix with students                            science, art and humanities. It’s ideal for students who are currently
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Students join in the whole school activity hour
pronunciation and communication through classroom activities and                                             on other programmes                                                          at intermediate level English or above and who want to experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       where they will get a chance to mix with students
project work.                                                                                                                                                                             what it would be like to study in an English school or to prepare for
                                                                                                             Available at Wellington School                                                                                                                                                            on other programmes
                                                                                                                                                                                          further study at an English speaking school, college or university.
We use a mix of traditional teaching methods and technology                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Minimum pre-intermediate level (A2) of English
(including interactive whiteboards) in the classrooms to ensure an                                                                                                                        Students who book onto this programme will be asked to take a                                                language required to take part in this course
engaging and dynamic class.                                                                                                                                                               short level test in advance to verify they are intermediate level. If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Available at Wellington School
                                                                                                                                                                                          their level is seen to be less than intermediate, we will recommend
Our classrooms are multi-lingual, so students must use English to be
                                                                                                                                                                                          an alternative, such as Intensive English.
understood. The course is overseen by a qualified Director of Studies.

                                                                                                                                                                                          SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* – a typical week will include
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY
SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* (activities will vary between centres) - a typical week will include
                                                                                                                                                                                               8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY
                             MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                                                                              9.00 – 10.00               MATHS                   MEDIA                   MATHS           FOOD TECHNOLOGY               SCIENCE
     8.45 – 9.00                                                             ASSEMBLY
                                                                                                                                                                                              10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK
     9.00 – 10.00             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH
                                                                                                                                                                                               10.10 – 11.10             HISTORY                 MEDIA                  HISTORY          FOOD TECHNOLOGY               SCIENCE
    10.00 – 10.10*                                                             BREAK
                                                                                                                                                                                               11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK
     10.10 – 11.10            ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH
                                                                                                                                                                                              11.30 – 12.30            LITERATURE             GEOGRAPHY               LITERATURE             PHILOSOPHY              GEOGRAPHY              EXCURSION:              EXCURSION:
     11.10 – 11.30                                                             BREAK                                                              EXCURSION:              EXCURSION:                                                                                                                                                        BRISTOL AND            BATH AND THE
                                                                                                                                                  BRISTOL AND            BATH AND THE                                                                                    LUNCH                                                            BANSKY WALKING         ROMAN BATHS AND
    11.30 – 12.30             ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                 ENGLISH                ENGLISH                 ENGLISH            BANSKY WALKING         ROMAN BATHS AND                                                                                                                                                   TOUR AND M-SHED           WALKING TOUR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ENVIRONMENTAL
                                                                                                                                               TOUR AND M-SHED           WALKING TOUR          14.00-15.00                                      SCIENCE                                         MATHS                     ART
                                                                               LUNCH                                                                                                                                   SCIENCE

                                                                                                                                                                                               15.00-16.00                 ART                  SCIENCE                DUNSTER                  MATHS                     ART
                                                     LANGUAGE                                       LANGUAGE
                             LANGUAGE                                        DUNSTER                                        LANGUAGE                                                                                                                                    CASTLE
   AFTERNOON                                        SKILLS AND                                     SKILLS AND                                                                                  16.00-16.30                           BREAK                                                                  BREAK
                               SKILLS                                         CASTLE                                          SKILLS
                                                   PROJECT WORK                                   PROJECT WORK
                                                                                                                                                                                               16.30-17.30                 WHOLE SCHOOL ACTIVITY                                                  WHOLE SCHOOL ACTIVITY
                                                                              DINNER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        DINNER

                                                                                                                                                                             WELCOME
                             KARAOKE /             HOUSE NIGHT /           INTER-HOUSE             INFLATABLES /           SWIMMING /            THEMED DISCO /                                                                                                                                                                                                        WELCOME
      EVENING                                                                                                                                                              NEW STUDENTS                                KARAOKE /             HOUSE NIGHT /           INTER-HOUSE            INFLATABLES /            SWIMMING /            THEMED DISCO /
                           ARTS & CRAFTS          INDOOR SPORTS            TOURNAMENT                CARNIVAL             TALENT SHOW             HOUSE GAMES                                   EVENING                                                                                                                                                              NEW STUDENTS
                                                                                                                                                                           TOURNAMENT                                ARTS & CRAFTS          INDOOR SPORTS            TOURNAMENT               CARNIVAL              TALENT SHOW             HOUSE GAMES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     TOURNAMENT

* This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.                  * This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.

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NEW
                                                                              FOR

Academy                                                               2021                                                                                                                INNOVATION & CREATIVITY IN ORGANISATIONS
                                                                                                                                                                                          Provides students with a critical understanding of the challenges
                                                                                                                                                                                          of managing creativity and innovation within contemporary

MBA
                                                                                                                                                                                          organisations and the ever-changing global competition.

                                                                                                                                                                                          LEADERSHIP PLUS
                                                                                                                                                                                          Critical to every business, students focus on talent management
                                                                                                                                                                                          and decision-making, and leading and developing individuals and
                                                                                                                                                                                          high performance teams within an organisational culture.

                                                                                                                                                                                          MARKETING
                                                                                                                                                                                          Students learn the basic skills needed for a broad understanding of
                                                                                                                                                                                          the marketing environment, the fundamentals of management, and
                                                                                                                                                                                          the professional and academic skills needed for business.

                                                                                                                                                                                          MANAGING IN A NEW WORLD

              24                                        1:8                                              KEY FACTS
                                                                                                                                                                                          Develop and challenge the student’s knowledge and skills to deal
                                                                                                                                                                                          with areas of management and marketing in the face of globalisation,
                                                                                                                                                                                          tech advancements and economic, social and political issues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ENTREPRENEURSHIP & NEW VENTURE CREATION
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Allows students to explore the variety of factors which influence
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 decision making in business, with focus on: business start-up,
              HOURS OF                                HOURS OF
                                                                                                             12 hours teaching of core MBA modules per week                               ACCOUNTING & FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT                                      creativity and innovation, risk management, and conflict resolution.
               TUITION                            SUPPLEMENTARY
              PER WEEK                           ACTIVITIES PER WEEK                                                                                                                      An introduction to financial statements, establishing a firm
                                                                                                             8 hours of teaching elective MBA modules per week                                                                                                   PROJECT MANAGEMENT
                                                                                                                                                                                          understanding of the basic techniques of management accounting,
This specialised course allows students to study a variety of core and                                       4 hours of business and entrepreneur workshops per week                                                                                             Students learn to plan a project, identifying and measuring the
                                                                                                                                                                                          including attention-directing, score-keeping, and problem-solving.
elective MBA style modules, providing a mini-MBA taster experience                                                                                                                                                                                               requirements and the relationship between time and cost, risk
                                                                                                             1 half day & 2 full day excursions per week                                                                                                         management of same, and putting a project plan into action.
and insight in to one of the world’s most prestigious and sought after                                                                                                                    OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
qualifications.                                                                                              Full evening activity programme                                              Students learn to plan, schedule, and control activities that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 PSYCHOLOGY OF INVESTMENT & FINANCIAL DECISIONS
                                                                                                                                                                                          transform inputs into finished goods and services, becoming
                                                                                                             Two week Academy MBA programme, start dates 11 July,                                                                                                Designed to provide students with a practical overview of a high
Using traditional teaching methods, interactive technology and project                                                                                                                    familiar with the key concepts and introducing principles of lean
based learning, students can enjoy a well-rounded and inspiring                                                                                                                                                                                                  profile new area in finance which takes as its premise that financial
                                                                                                              18 July and 25 July (for full course)                                       and agile theory.
education. Designed with the ambitious student in mind, this MBA                                                                                                                                                                                                 decisions are driven by aspects of personal and market psychology.
                                                                                                             Minimum intermediate level (B1) of English language
taster course is guaranteed to delight, excite and ignite passion.                                                                                                                        STRATEGIC THINKING
                                                                                                             required to take part in this course                                                                                                                INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
                                                                                                                                                                                          This session is unique in the range of strategic alternatives that
Alongside the carefully selected MBA modules, the Academy MBA                                                                                                                                                                                                    A guide to the cultural knowledge and global vision needed to
                                                                                                             Available at Wellington School                                               exposes students to, and gives them the tools required for,
will offer daily workshops designed to prepare students for the                                                                                                                                                                                                  operate in an international context, teaching the international flow of
                                                                                                                                                                                          performance moves, business models, and strategic innovation
demands of the modern business environment and place them ahead                                                                                                                                                                                                  business, options for international entrepreneurs, and much more.
                                                                                                                                                                                          perspectives.
of the pack.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
                                                                                                                                                                                          ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Designed to turn students into aspiring senior leaders, equipping
SAMPLE PROGRAMME AT WELLINGTON SCHOOL* (activities will vary between centres) – a typical week will include                                                                               Provides students with knowledge of different levels of behaviour in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 them with the relevant competencies, knowledge and skills to
                                                                                                                                                                                          the workplace to develop a better understanding of the role of the
                             MONDAY                  TUESDAY              WEDNESDAY                THURSDAY                  FRIDAY                SATURDAY                  SUNDAY                                                                              successfully navigate the complexities of modern workplaces.
                                                                                                                                                                                          manager in a contemporary organisation.
                        INDUCTION & INTRO
                                                   INNOVATION &
                                                                                                   OPERATIONS
                                                                                                                         ACCOUNTING &                                                                                                                            STRATEGIC MARKETING & INNOVATION
   09:00 to 12:30                                   CREATIVITY IN           MARKETING                                      FINANCIAL
                         TO ACADEMY MBA                                                           MANAGEMENT
                                                  ORGANISATIONS                                                          MANAGEMENT                                                                                                                              Explores the principles and practices of marketing via market
                                                                                                                                                                           LONDON:                                                                               research, customer analysis, innovation and design, brand
                         INTRODUCTION TO        ENTREPRENEURSHIP                                                                                                         RIVER CRUISE                                                                            management, digital and social media marketing, and more.
                                                                                                    PROJECT                 CHANGE                                     AND WESTMINSTER
   14:00 to 16:00        BUSINESS ENGLISH         & NEW VENTURE
                                                                                                  MANAGEMENT              MANAGEMENT                                    WALKING TOUR.
                            LANGUAGE                 CREATION               HALF DAY                                                      FULL DAY TRIP TO
                                                                             TRIP TO                                                      BRISTOL, BANSKY
                                                                                                                                                                        EXTENDED DAY                                                                             CHANGE MANAGEMENT
                                                                         DUNSTER CASTLE                                                  WALKING TOUR AND                                                                                                        Students will gain a critical understanding of change management
                                                                                                                       ENTREPRENEURSHIP:
                         BUSINESS PLAN             DRAGONS DEN                                      INTERVIEW                                 M-SHED
   16:30 to 17:30       WRITING WORKSHOP           PREPARATION                                      WORKSHOP
                                                                                                                          RESEARCH &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 focuses on how to help employees embrace, adopt and utilize a
                                                                                                                         PRESENTATIONS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 change in their day-to-day work.

                          INDOOR SPORTS
                                                   NATURE TRAIL/                                INFLATABLES AND                                                            TOURNAMENT/                                                                           HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT & ESSENTIALS
   19:30 to 22:30                                   TOWN VISIT                                 ACADEMY CARNIVAL                                                            MULTI SPORTS
                                                                           INTER HOUSE                                     SHOWCASE/                                                                                                                             The HR professional who can motivate employees while protecting
       (21:00 for
                                                                           TOURNAMENT                                     FASHION SHOW
  younger students)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the organisation from non-compliance, is highly sought after.
                              KARAOKE
                                                  DRAGONS DEN
                                                                                                 INDOOR SPORTS                                   THEMED DISCO
                                                                                                                                                                           HOUSE NIGHT                                                                           Students will discover the importance of this role and career.
                                                  PRESENTATIONS                                                                                                              GAMES

* This is a sample programme only and is subject to change. Break times vary between schools. Snacks and drinks will be available at mid morning and evening break time.

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OTHER OPTIONS
FROM EC

During a summer with Embassy, students will not only improve
their English language skills but they will also develop skills for
life! At our centres across the UK, ireland, Malta, North America,
Australia and New Zealand we deliver rewarding summer language
programmes for young learners, providing a truly life-changing
experience. Students make new friends from all over the world and
take part in a wide range of activities and cultural excursions.

                                                                      Embassy Summer students

                                                                      EC ENGLISH
                                                                      LANGUAGE SCHOOLS
                                                                      29 SCHOOLS, 8 COUNTRIES, 4 CONTINENTS
                                                                      Ready to start your adventure? We offer English programmes for
                                                                      adults in some of the world’s most exciting cities in the US, Canada,
                                                                      UK, Ireland, Malta, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. You
                                                                      can study Academic English, learn the language of work and
                                                                      business, or simply increase your conversational skill by mastering
                                                                      a new language.

                                                                      If you are 30 years of age or above and want to study with like-
                                                                      minded students in a stylish and focused environment, we have
                                                                      30+ schools designed especially for you. You’ll be surrounded by
                                                                      students from all over the world and have an opportunity to learn
                                                                      about their cultural, personal and professional backgrounds.
                                                                      Available in: New York, Toronto, London, Dublin and Malta.

                                                                      English courses for adults

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EC VIRTUAL
                                                                      YOUNG LEARNERS
                     Thanks to our partnership with National
                     Geographic Learning, students have access        Bring the classroom into your home with
                     to engaging learning materials which help        our online English courses                                          OPTIONS
                     students discover who they are, and to explore
                                                                      Our young learners benefit from our award-winning English
                     what they might become in the future. Using                                                                          1 EC VIRTUAL YOUNG LEARNER PREMIUM
                                                                      language teaching without having to travel.
                     real-life content about people and places from
                                                                                                                                            Continuous enrolment
                     around the globe, students learn the English     EC Virtual Young Learners brings language learning to the
                     and 21st century skills teenagers need to        comfort of your home using the innovative National Geographic         5 days a week (Mon to Fri)

                     understand their place in the world.             Learning curriculum.                                                  90 minutes per day

                                                                      Students learn from qualified and friendly English teachers. Our      Lesson at 3pm London time
                                                                      EC Teaching Standards provide clear guidance on delivering the
                                                                      most productive learning experience for your teens.                 2 EC VIRTUAL YOUNG LEARNER STANDARD
                                                                                                                                            Set course dates
                                                                      Lessons are held on the secure Microsoft Teams platform, which is
                                                                      designed for collaboration, thus making interacting with teachers     2 days a week (Tues and Thur)
                                                                      and international classmates simple and effective.
                                                                                                                                            90 minutes per day

                                                                                                                                            Lesson at 5pm London time

                                                                          WHAT’S INCLUDED
                                                                                                                                          3 EC VIRTUAL YOUNG LEARNER ON DEMAND
                                                                          e     Course eBooks powered by                                    Exclusively for closed groups or one-to-one
                                                                                National Geographic Learning
                                                                                                                                            Fully flexible scheduling

                                                                          e     Access to our qualified and experienced teachers            Choice of projects

                                                                                                                                            Contact us to start building your specialised course
                                                                          e     Live classes

                                                                          e     Cambridge Young Learner test to determine
                                                                                your English level

                                                                          e     90 minutes a day of face-to-face virtual
                                                                                English learning

                                                                          e     Access to learning materials for preparation
                                                                                and post class work

                                                                          e     Maximum class size of 10 students - guaranteed

                                                                          e     FREE subscription to Microsoft Office for 12 months
                                                                                including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and much more to
                                                                                help our young learners around the world make the
                                                                                most of their home studies

                                                                          e     End of course e-certificate

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PRICE LIST 2021
USA · UK
PRICE INCLUDES

                                                                    Full-board accommodation with additional
                                                                    snacks and drinks available twice a day.
                                                                    Airport transfers upon arrival and departure
                                                                    Professional coaches on our specialist courses
                                                                    A full daytime and evening activity programme
                                                                    3 full day excursions per 14 night stay
                                                                    (excluding student arrival or departure day)
                                                                    1 half day trip mid -week
                                                                    English language report and certificate at the
                                                                    end of the course

   LOCATION             CENTRE               DATES             AGES        COURSES                               PRICE P/W

 SOMERSET, UK      WELLINGTON SCHOOL      9 Jul – 15 Aug       8 – 17      Multi Activities                        £1,230

                                                                           Art                                     £1,340

                                                                           Water sports                            £1,420

                                                                           Climbing                                £1,420

                                                                           Horse-riding                            £1,420

                                                                           Tennis                                  £1,340

                                                                           Dance                                   £1,340

                                                                           Intensive English                       £1,340

                                                                           Summer Academic Study                   £1,340

                                                                           Academy MBA                             £1,620

LOS ANGELES, USA         UCLA             27 Jun – 8 Aug       12 – 17     Multi Activities                        $2,000

                                                                           Climbing and Bouldering                 $2,500

                                                                           Surfing                                 $2,500

ENROLMENT FEES        STUDENT INSURANCE       UK AIRPORT TRANSFERS                        UNACCOMPANIED
UK:  £100             UK:  £10                Included for local airport                  MINOR FEES
USA: USD $170         USA: USD $25            Bristol Exeter                              Applies if student is travelling as
                                                                                          an unaccompanied minor with
                                                                                          their airline.
                                                                                          UK:     £45 (one way)
                                                                                          USA:    USD $110 (one way)
Application form
Please print clearly in English and in BLOCK letters.
Send this form to:
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About the student
 Family name                                                                           First names

 Date of birth (dd/mm/yyyy)                                                            Age           Gender: M     F      Nationality
 Country of birth                                                                      Primary language

 Home address

 Country                                                                               Zip/postcode
 Passport number                                                                       Mobile number (student)

 Telephone (parent)                                                                    Mobile number (parent)
 Email address (parent)

 How did you hear about Embassy Academy?          (GXOLQJR6SUDFKUHLVHQ
 Who will be paying for your course? Yourself           Parents   Company       Company name:

 Will you be applying for a visa? Yes      No      (Please check with appropriate government office for visa requirements.)

Parental emergency contact information
 Name                                                                                  Relationship to student
 Telephone                                                                             Email

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Application form

Additional information
 Do you have any medical needs, pre-existing medical conditions, allergies and/or any special educational needs? Yes                              No      If yes, please explain below:

 Accommodation special requests? Please include details of any special dietary requirements.

Flight details and transfers
We recommend that you book flights only after your course is confirmed then fill out the information below. If you don’t have flight details at this stage you can send
these to us later. Please indicate your Arrival and/or Departure flight details (transfer prices are included in the course fee). Please note if no transfer is required an
additional form will need to be completed. This will be sent with your confirmation documents.

 Arrival flight details

 Arrival date                          Time                   Departure airport                                     Arrival airport                                  Flight no.

 Departure flight details

 Departure date                        Time                   Departure airport                                     Arrival airport                                  Flight no.

 Arrival transfer not required         Departure transfer not required

Payment method
Payment is in two instalments, an enrolment fee and then the full balance. There are two ways you can make a payment, by credit card or bank transfer.

Enrolment fee
This is taken at the time of booking. No money will be charged until your place is confirmed. If no places are available, we will provide alternatives, or refund your money.
Only when your place is confirmed and you proceed with the booking, does this fee become non-refundable.

 Enrolment fee (please tick): £100 GBP                        Please indicate your method of payment: Credit card        Bank transfer

Full balance
The full balance for your course (and any extras such as transfers and insurance) is required at least two weeks before you arrive.

 Please indicate your method of payment: Credit card        Bank transfer

Agreement statement of parent/guardian
1. I have read and understood the terms and conditions outlined in the relevant terms and conditions of enrolment documentation, including the cancellation and
   refund policy.
3. I have read the FAQ section outline in the website and understand what the level of care and support will be 4.

  I have read and understood the relevant schedule of costs set out in the current price lists and hereby affirm that I have sufficient funds to pay for all tuition costs as
  well as the cost of all food, accommodation and all other personal expenses during the full period of my course
5. I authorise to take appropriate action in the event of a medical emergency and I understand that I am responsible for all medical bills incurred. 6.
  I certify that all the information given by me in this enrolment form is accurate and complete.

 Signature of applicant                                                                                                                                      Date

 Signature of parent or guardian                                                                                                                             Date

 Relationship to applicant

If the applicant is under 18, a parent or guardian who, in doing so, agrees to all Embassy conditions, must sign this form and guarantee the necessary funds for the applicant.
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