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London Mile End
Queen Mary University
Four Weeks – Summer 2019


Two Week Student Programme: July 2019
Start and End dates depend on your course start date.

Week Starting: 2nd July 2019 – Week Ending: 15th July 2019
Week Starting: 18th July 2019 – Week Ending: 31st July 2019

Student Ages: Minimum Age 11 – Maximum Age 17

The campus is part of the wellknown and historic Queen Mary University of London while the inspiration for the building design came from the Reading Room in The British Museum. The mix of traditional buildings, modern classrooms and small English gardens dotted around are an example of an inner city campus.

 

Accommodation Full board en-suite accommodation in single/twin rooms

 

Facilities Lessons are based a few minutes away on the Underground while the main facilities are all on campus, some of which include a multipurpose sports centre, a student union, a large conference room used for evening activities, shops, a cafeteria with an open space with tables and a bookshop. Mile End underground station on the Central Line is next door to the campus and underground trains direct to Oxford Street take a mere 15 minutes.

The language course includes 30 hours of tuition in two weeks* with an average of 15 hours per week, by English speaking teachers, with an entry test and a final certificate.
Students are assessed on their communicative ability on their first day in order to be properly assigned to their language course – courses range from Elementary to Advanced levels**.

Students follow a topic based syllabus and will take part in tasks that are designed to improve their spoken communication and language production.
Maximum 15 students per class.

*Subject to additional classes if the student is taking the Trinity Exam and has requested them.
**Subject to student numbers

Top Programme

1. MLA British Experience:
MLA Summer Song
Jack The Ripper Experience
Graduation Ceremony
2. MLA Combo Meal:
Two English breakfasts
Four additional afternoon/evening snacks
MLA Prepaid Meal Card on excursions
3. One full-day excursion by private bus and support of mother tongue staff:
Cambridge with Walking Tour
4. Three full-day excursions to London by public transportation and support of mother tongue staff:
Walking Tour: Trafalgar Square & National Gallery; Houses of Parliament& Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, White Hall & 10 Downing Street
British Museum
Cruise on Thames (admission included)
5. Sport and Leisure activities and support of mother tongue staff:
Welcome Party, Disco Night, Karaoke Night, Selfie Scavenger Hunt, Fashion Night, Movie Night, MLA’s Got Talent, Kahoot Night, The Amazing MLA Race, Farewell Party, and sport sessions

 

Top Plus Programme

1. Chit Chat Club and support of mother tongue staff
2. MLA British Experience:
MLA Summer Song
Jack The Ripper Experience
Graduation Ceremony
3. MLA Combo Meal:
Two English breakfasts
Four additional afternoon/evening snacks
MLA Prepaid Meal Card on excursions
4. Hard Rock Cafe
5. Two full-day excursions by private bus and support of mother tongue staff:
Cambridge with King’s College (admission included)
Canterbury with Canterbury Cathedral (admission included)
6. Five full-day excursions to London by public transportation and support of mother tongue staff:
Walking Tour: Trafalgar Square & National Gallery; Houses of Parliament& Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, White Hall & 10 Downing Street
British Museum
‘Mad Shopping’ in Oxford Street
Cruise on Thames (admission included)
Tower of London (admission included)
7. Sport and Leisure activities and support of mother tongue staff:
Welcome Party, Disco Night, Karaoke Night, Selfie Scavenger Hunt, Fashion Night, Movie Night, MLA’s Got Talent, Kahoot Night, The Amazing MLA Race, Farewell Party, and sport sessions

 

For details about costs please see Rates page (password required).

*The programme is subject to change.