Extra Tour Edition Reading 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 en suite room;
•FULL BOARD accommodation with breakfast, lunch and dinner;
•ENGLISH COURSE: 15 hours of lessons per week in groups of maximum 16 students with CELTA (or equivalent) qualified teachers
•Didactic material and Magnifico Summer School Certificate of Attendance;
•EXCURSIONS NEW 2019 - 2 full-day excursions per week (2 paid entrances per week to a place of interest);
•EXCURSIONS NEW 2019 - 2 half-day excursions per week;
•SPORT programme (6 hours per week)
•EVENING ACTIVITIES: games & themed nights, discos, karaoke, etc;
•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
• Premium Ensuite Single Room with Private Bathroom
• Full Board: Breakfast, Lunch & dinner
• Internet access one-time payment £5.00 per student
• Packed lunch with excursions
• Laundry facilities - £2.50 for a wash/£2.00 for a dryer
THE ENGLISH COURSE - BRITISH COUNCIL and ENGLISH UK Accredited
• 30 hours (over two weeks - 15 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.
There are TWO half-day excursions and TWO full-day excursions per WEEK.
Half-day excursions to nearby places of interest include Reading Town Centre, Windsor & Eton, Winchester, Newbury etc.. These will take place during the week.
Full-day excursions to cities such as London, Cambridge, Oxford, Bath, Brighton at the weekends.
The fully-day excursions always includes a paid entrance, i.e. LONDON EYE, BRITISH MUSEUM with a GUIDE, CUTTY SARK in Greenwich, CHRIST CHURCH etc.
Excursions SAMPLE Programme
1) LONDON + London Eye
2) OXFORD + Christ Church
3) LONDON - Greenwich + Cutty Sark
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.
SPORTS and EVENING ACTIVITIES
During the week, when not on excursion, students have the opportunity to participate in sports sessions. The sports programme is 6 hours per week for a total of 12 hours over 2 weeks.
Evening Activities: after dinner Magnifico organizes games, quizzes, competitions and discos. The perfect chance to spend time together!
GROUP LEADERS’ COURSE
Following the success of previous seasons, Magnifico offers an 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 Reading