English Course in Bournemouth
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Information about the English School in Bournemouth
If you would like to combine your English studies with seaside views, then look no further than the resort town of Bournemouth (voted the best seaside town in England and the fourth in all of Europe!). Outside of London, it is the most popular destination for studying English in the UK, but comes at a much cheaper price. With seven miles of beaches, the mildest climate in the UK, a World Heritage Site on its doorstep, numerous festivals and vibrant nightlife, it has become a lovely, cosmopolitan and highly sought after destination for students from across the globe.
The School is located in the heart of an affluent area just a stone’s throw away from the centre of town, which boasts an endless array of restaurants, clubs, cafes and shops. The classrooms are bright and spacious and equipped with interactive whiteboards, helping you make the most out of your learning experience. Each class has maximum of 15 students, with an additional computer lab and study centre to complement the classroom-based lessons. The School also has an outside area where students can work and socialise with over 50 nationalities that attend this School each year.
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Every English Course in Bournemouth includes:
- Textbooks and Materials
- Extra-Curricular Activities
- Access to Internet/ Wi-Fi
Number of Classrooms
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English Courses in BournemouthEnglish Courses for Adults 18+ and 30+ available in Bournemouth
General or Intensive English Course in Bournemouth for Adults
[+] This English course teaches students practical English through thematic, interactive and engaging lessons. The program covers all four communication skills: reading, writing, oral expression and comprehension. Included in the course price is also a variety of useful and fun extra-curricular activities and workshops, an ideal way to socialize with classmates and practice your English! >> Read more
One to One Lessons in Bournemouth
[+] To make the most of your language course, you can integrate some individual English lessons with your group course. Thanks to individually tailored lessons, you will have a double advantage: you can interact with other students in the morning classes, then focus on your individual improvement in the afternoon. Having a tutor at your disposal is very useful. You can focus on your weaknesses (comprehension, speaking, writing, reading, etc.) or develop target vocabulary. >> Read more
English for Work in Bournemouth for Adults
[+] A well-balanced combination of simulations, tutorials, and thematic lessons are used in this English for Work course. Students learn in a practical and engaging way the language to negotiate a contract, manage human resources, and present business scenarios… you’ll learn how to deal with international work environments, give advice and warnings, and solve problems. This course is devoted exclusively to motivated adult students. >> Read more
IELTS Exam Preparation Course in Bournemouth
[+] The goal of the IELTS Preparation Course is to provide you with the techniques necessary to achieve the best possible result. Teachers will guide and support you throughout and the course also utilises exam past papers so that you are prepared for what appears on the test. The IELTS Preparation Course offers the opportunity to learn in a structured and precise manner, giving you a better understanding of texts, context, generic meaning and vocabulary! >> Read more
Accommodation in BournemouthIf you don’t know where to stay while taking your English Course in Bournemouth, you can choose one of the accommodations proposed by the school below...
Living - Residence
[+] Living Residence has been specially designed to meet students’ needs. You’ll enjoy a warm and friendly environment and a range of modern facilities, helping you to make the most of your study experience. Its modern apartments include bedrooms with a private bathroom, study desk, and plenty of st ... >> Read more
[+] Staying with a host family offers you a unique and unforgettable experience – a cultural exchange which will leave you with lasting memories. You’ll be staying at the home of a local family, where you’ll have your own room (single or twin on request) in a sociable and hospitable environment. T ... >> Read more
Why Bournemouth? Some Facts...Some more information on the school, area and statistics
Why Choose an English Course in Bournemouth?
Voted the best UK Coastal Resort for a second year in a row, it is not hard to see why Bournemouth’s popularity has increased incredibly for students. It is just 2.5 hours by car from London, has no regional accent (making it easier for those taking an English Course) and has a huge multicultural community. It takes pride in its award-winning beaches, green spaces and excellent lifestyle facilities like shopping, entertainment, cafes, restaurants, sports centres and nightlife.
It also hosts some of the biggest events in the UK, such as the Bournemouth 7’s Festival (the World’s Largest Sport and Music Festival), the Air Festival and the new International Festival. All of these things add to making Bournemouth an exciting year-round destination for students and tourists alike.
An International Environment
Does this English course in Bournemouth meet what someone of your age and nationality needs? Check it out by comparing the facts..
- Student Ages 18-30 83% 83%
- 30+ 40+ 50+ 17% 17%
Course StructureAn overview of lesson times, starting from the first day
First Day (Monday)
The first day begins with reception, registration and a short language test. The test is nothing to worry about – it’s specifically designed to put you in a class with other students of a similar level to yours. The test will be followed by a session / welcome speech, the handing out of the teaching calendar and other activities, and possibly lessons. Here is an example:
- 07:45 Check-in and registration at the school
- 08:30 Test
- 10:00 Introduction
- 12:45 Break
- 13:30 The first lesson of your English Course in Bournemouth! (If you have chosen Intensive English or Business English)
- 14:45 “Meet and Greet” (If you have chosen General English)
- 15:00 Break
- 16:00 Activity
The first day you’ll get a nice welcome package, including a manual with information about Bournemouth, the schedule of classes, some detailed information about your English course in Bournemouth, suggestions for free time activities, a list of extra learning activities, the school regulations and some important contact information including the emergency telephone number of the school (which you can contact 24 hours a day during your entire stay).
From Tuesday Onwards
By the second day, you will begin to follow the regular academic calendar. During the week, two different teachers will alternate, so you will be exposed different types of pronunciation. The first Wednesday of your course you will receive the textbook, and then as time goes by, you’ll receive the other supplementary educational materials. Note that during the high season, the school adopts a calendar called “Double Banking” when the lessons are held both in the morning and afternoon, but on alternate days. This simple system gives you the chance to enjoy your free time at different times of the day; for example, you’ll have Wednesday mornings free and Thursday afternoons free. The calendar in the high season is as follows:
- 08:30-10:00 First Module*
- 10:15-11:45 Second Module*
- 12:00-13:30 “Intensive” and “Business” Lessons**
- 13:45-15:15 First Module*
- 15:30-17:00 Second Module*
- Free time, workshops, extra-curricular activities
*Speaking or Listening or Reading or Writing.
**Speaking or Listening or Reading or Writing for General or Business English.
Useful Tips For Your Bournemouth Stay!Some suggestions from locals and tourists...
Cost of Living in Bournemouth
The below prices can be used as a guide:
- Big Mac Meal £2.50
- Sandwich £3.00
- Can of Coca Cola £065
- Coffee £2.00
- 1 litre of milk £0.80
- 2 litres of water £1.20
- 2 course meal in an average restaurant £17.00
- SIM Card £10
- Cinema ticket £7
- Night Club Entrance £10 – £12
Getting Around in Bournemouth
In Bournemouth, you can use the buses, or rent a scooter or a car (maybe on weekends). If you’ve never tried it, Google Maps can be of great help and offers maps and route planning tools – on foot or by public transport.