English Language Schools in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling

Young Learner English Language Summer Programme, Edinburgh

Our international summer school, based at Napier University's has been providing English language courses to 11 -17 year-olds in Edinburgh for more than 30 years.

We make a special effort to maintain a good mix of nationalities each year and in 2016 individual students made up 40% of the total student numbers. Previous students have included Austrian, Chinese, Czech, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Polish, Russian, Swiss, Spanish and Thai.

Edinburgh Summer Programme Course Details:

School location

Our summer campus at Napier University's Craiglockhart Campus offers students a superbly-resourced learning environment. The location is stunning, set on a hill overlooking the city of Edinburgh, with modern classrooms and beautiful lawns.

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Accommodation

The option of homestay or residential accommodation is available for groups. Accommodation for individuals is available as homestay only.
Residential accommodation is located at Bainfi eld Hall, which offers new, modern en-suite facilities close to the city centre and 10 minutes by bus from the campus.

The option of homestay or residential accommodation is available for groups. Accommodation for individuals is available as homestay only.

Residential accommodation is located at Bainfield Hall, which offers new, modern en-suite facilities close to the city centre and 15 minutes by bus from the campus.

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What’s included

The programme includes the following;

  • 15 hours of English language tuition each week
  • 5 hours of Creative project work each week
  • All excursions and activities
  • Lunch at Napier’s Craiglockhart Campus Monday to Friday
  • Local travel bus pass
  • Transfers to & from Edinburgh International Airport
  • All teaching materials
  • End of Course Certificate and project report
  • One full day and two half day, off-campus, supervised trips per week.

Homestay Students Only:

  • Homestay accommodation (shared room)
  • Breakfast and evening meal with host

Group Residential Students Only:

  • Breakfast at Bainfi eld Hall
  • Evening meal at Napier’s Craiglockhart Campus

 

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A typical week

Our summer programme timetable provides a great balance between language study and holiday enjoyment.

English lessons are supplemented by project work and a wide range of sporting activity, arts, crafts, movies and quiz nights. Students have also been known to enjoy a Scottish music and dance evening! An excellent selection of local excursions and trips outwith Edinburgh are also included during each week of the course.

>> A full example timetable can be found here...

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Getting to and from campus

Travelling to and from campus each day is an important part of the learning experience for Hamilton students and all students are accompanied to the school on their first day by a member of their host family. Local bus passes are included in the price. Lothian buses from the city centre are : 4, 10 , 23 , 27 & 45.

Edinburgh’s comprehensive bus network makes reaching the campus a straightforward affair. Lothian Buses offer a number of services which stop at or very close to the school. Timetables & route maps are available at the school.

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Download brochure

Brochure DownloadYou can download a copy of our Summer Programme brochure, which includes comprehensive details of programme content, dates, fees and bookings here:

Young Learner Edinburgh Brochure

 

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Dates & Fees

Courses run from w/c 25th June 2017 until w/c 30th July 2017

For information on Group Bookings, please contact us...

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Enrolment Process

To enquire about enrolling on a particular course please click on “Check Availabilty” and complete the simple form, by providing us with a few basic details.

We will review your enquiry and quickly let you know whether we can accept your enrolment. If places are available on the course requested these will be provisionally booked for you immediately. Our detailed enrolment form plus terms and conditions of booking will then be sent to you for completion and return. Once you return the completed enrolment form and pay the course deposit, a final booking confirmation will be issued. We would advise that flights should not be booked until a final booking confirmation is issued.

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