The 50+ Course enables you to practise your English, explore the region, meet new people and make new friends. The course includes language development and an inclusive social programme.
The lessons enable you to:
The social programme is planned by our experienced staff who accompany you on all the trips. Each course includes two afternoon events and one half-day excursion each week with a full-day excursion on mid-course weekends. There is an optional weekly evening event at extra cost. We:
|Start & Finish Dates||Weeks||Total Tuition|
(including Social Programme)
|4 Sep - 22 Sep 2017||3||£1,080.00|
|23 Apr - 4 May 2018||2||£750.00|
|7 May - 18 May 2018||2||£750.00|
|21 May - 1 Jun 2018||2||£750.00|
|4 Jun - 22 Jun 2018||3||£1,125.00|
|20 Aug - 31 Aug 2018||2||£750.00|
|3 Sep - 21 Sep 2018||3||£1,125.00|
|24 Sep - 5 Oct 2018||2||£750.00|
There is a registration fee of £55.00 for all bookings. For information on deposits, payment of fees and our refund policy including cancellations please see our terms and conditions.
|09.30 - 11.00: Language Development||
10.00 - 18.00: Full day excursion to Liverpool
A vibrant city associated with the Beatles. Attractions include two cathedrals, museums and galleries, the famous waterfront and the Albert Dock.
|Welcome, online testing and school orientation||Conversation skills: What do we have in common?||Direct and Indirect Questions||Past and Perfect Tense Review||Comparatives and Superlatives|
|11.30 - 13.00: Skills Development|
|Study Skills / British Life Quiz||Family Trees||Food and Shopping||The Media in Britain||Describing a journey / Beatles' song|
|14.15 - 15.45: An introductory tour of Chester
See the historic walls, the famous clock, the cathedral, the town hall and the unique Rows.
|14.30 - 15.45: Social Programme Overview
An outline of our social programme and possibilities for independent visits in the region.
|13.30 - 18.00: Port Sunlight
A unique village with beautiful architecture, a fascinating history and a wonderful art gallery.
|Free afternoonwith optional evening activity (e.g. theatre visit £30 additional cost)||14.30 - 15.45: Meet the British Afternoon Tea
Enjoy a delicious cream tea at a local tearoom and learn about the history of this English tradition.
1 May, 29 May and 28 August 2017 are public holidays when there will be an orientation programme for students on the 50+ Course instead of lessons for that day.