English, Sports & Arts Programme Leicester 2019
BRITISH COUNCIL and ENGLISH UK Certified
THE PRICE INCLUDES:
•AIRPORT ASSISTANCE at LHR (Heathrow) and LGW (Gatwick) airports (on the above arrival and departure dates only)
•ACCOMMODATION in Single Ensuite Room or Single Standard Room. Check PRICE LIST BOOKING
•FULL BOARD accommodation with breakfast, lunch and dinner
•ENGLISH COURSE: 18 hours of lessons per week with CELTA (or equivalent) qualified teachers
•Didactic material and Magnifico Summer School Certificate of Attendance
•SPORTS & ARTS PROGRAMME (the student can choose a different activity every day)
•EVENING ACTIVITIES: games & themed nights, discos, karaoke, etc.
•EXCURSIONS NEW 2019 - 2 full-day Excursions per week (2 paid entrances per week to a place of interest)
•Doctor on call and on campus 24/7
•Magnifico Travel Office in London available 24/7
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
•Flights & Transfers to and from airports
•ENROLLMENT FEE for individual students £50.00
•REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT. Each student will be asked for a refundable deposit of £50.00. This is for any damage caused during their stay. NB Lost or damaged keys or key cards must be paid for separately (£50.00).
•TRINITY EXAM Exam fee £70.00. Trinity Exam is NOT compulsory, the student can choose to do it. That’s why the exam fee is not included in the price but it has to be paid as an extra. See “THE ENGLISH COURSE” for more details.
• Anything not included in “The Price Includes”
NB We can provide the following services at an extra cost CONTACT US for further information
•Transfers to and from airports
•Extra or different excursions
• Single Ensuite room or single Standard room. See PRICE LIST BOOKING
• Full Board: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
• Free Internet access
• Packed lunch with excursions
• Laundry facilities - £2.60 for a wash/£1.20 for a dryer
THE ENGLISH COURSE - BRITISH COUNCIL and ENGLISH UK Accredited
• 36 hours (over two weeks - 18 hours per week) of British Council Accredited English Language Course, based on the Trinity College London GESE syllabus, catering to all levels of English from elementary to advanced.
• Didactic material and Magnifico Summer School Certificate of Attendance.
• CELTA (or equivalent) qualified teachers.
Our enthusiastic team of teachers, all CELTA (or equivalent) qualified, wants students to enjoy learning English, so lessons include fun and stimulating activities to ensure students have a good time during lessons. Teachers spend a lot of time working on speaking and listening skills to help to build confidence and improve fluency.
TRINITY EXAM: At the end of a 2-week course the students have the option do the Trinity Exam. The Trinity Exam is OPTIONAL so it is NOT included in the price. Trinity Exam Fee: £70.00. The Trinity Exam has to be booked at least 4 weeks prior to the arrival date. There must be a minimum number of 15 students to activate an examination session.
SPORTS & ARTS PROGRAMME and EVENING ACTIVITIES
After lunch, the students have the opportunity to participate in a wide range of activities included in our SPORTS & ARTS PROGRAMME. For those who enjoy SPORTS, we offer volleyball, football, tennis and basketball. Students who enjoy the PERFORMING ARTS can take part in singing, dance and drama lessons. Each afternoon session (sports or arts) is 3 hours (2 sessions of 1.5 hours each)
•The students sign up for the activity they are interested in
•The students can CHOOSE A DIFFERENT ACTIVITY (sports or arts) EVERY SINGLE DAY.
•They can change activity every day or continue with the same activity for their whole stay
EVENING ACTIVITIES. After dinner, during the first part of the evening students can participate in the Open Session, which offers the opportunity to take part in an extra hour of Performing Arts before the main evening activity. In the second part of the evening, Magnifico organizes games, quizzes, competitions and discos. The perfect chance to spend time together!
TALENT SHOW. At the end of the two-week course, the students can join in the Magnifico Talent Show.
There are TWO full-day excursions PER WEEK (Saturdays and Sundays) plus a half-day excursion to Leicester (once every two weeks). The price always includes a paid entrance to a place of interest for every excursion. You will visit cities as i.e. LIVERPOOL, OXFORD, CAMBRIDGE, LINCOLN and place of interest as WARWICK CASTLE or BLENHEIM PALACE.
Excursions SAMPLE Programme
1) LIVERPOOL + Beatles Museum
2) OXFORD + Christ Church
3) LINCOLN + Lincoln Castle
4) CAMBRIDGE + Punting (boat trip)
The programme may vary due to operational reasons and Magnifico reserves the right to change any part of the programme as necessary. If requested other excursion destinations can be arranged at the discretion of the company, and the cost per participant will be quoted separately.
COURSE FOR GROUP LEADERS
Following the success of previous seasons, Magnifico is offering a new introductory course for Group Leaders, who are English teachers, which focuses on practical ideas for the classroom to help stimulate student interest and motivation.
University of Leicester