Cheltenham

A centre based at the University of Gloucestershire, with a special focus on art and design

Cheltenham

Course available at this summer camp:

Why choose our Cheltenham summer centre?

  • Art and design focused activity programme
  • Walking distance to the town centre
  • Plenty of communal areas

With an activity programme focused on art and design, students at our Cheltenham centre can enjoy a combination of English tuition and creative activities, using Gloucester University’s facilities.

Classes take place in the modern buildings of the Francis Close Hall campus, which has a chapel for social events and two attractive areas for relaxing breaks.

Accommodation is located only a minutes' walk from the university’s specialist Art and Design centre, from where our creative activities are taught, and six minutes from the Francis Close Hall campus. There is also a playing field nearby for students to enjoy outdoor activities. Both buildings are within walking distance to the centre of Cheltenham.

  • What's included
  • Centre details
  • Accommodation
  • Location
  • Programme
  • Gallery

What's included in the fee?

A typical 2 week standard package includes:

  • Full-board accommodation
  • Placement test
  • General English course (15 hours per week)
  • Half-day excursion to Stratford-upon-Avon with an entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace
  • Full-day excursion to Bath with entrance to the Roman Baths
  • Half-day excursion to Gloucester and Gloucester Cathedral 
  • Full-day excursion to Oxford with entrance to a college
  • Access to facilities including art spaces, common areas and a playing field
  • Afternoon and evening social programme
  • End of course certificate

 

 

Extended day excursion

We now offer an extended day excursion, from Cheltenham to the beautiful city of Oxford.

This takes place only once during the two-week programme, on the second week, and lasts from 09.00 to 20.00 (including travel time).

When students return from their excursion they will receive a hot dinner.

The extended excursion replaces the day's evening activity.

Centre details

Facilities

  • Comfortable classrooms
  • Playing field
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Art facilities 
  • Common areas

Our Cheltenham option is a special art and design centre which uses the University of Gloucestershire facilities. A combination of old and modern buildings, indoor and outdoor common areas and specialist facilities make this an exciting opportunity.

Accommodation is located only a minutes' walk from the university’s specialist Art and Design centre, from where our creative activities are taught, and six minutes from where classes take place at the Francis Close Hall campus. 

Each student will enjoy comfortable and private living in single or twin en-suite rooms. There is 24-hour internet access and for a supplementary cost, self-service laundry facilities are on-site

Nearest cities

Goucester - 30 minutes
Birmingham - 90 minutes

Transfers

Bristol Airport - 1 hr 30 minutes
Birmingham Airport - 1 hr 15 minutes
Gatwick Airport - 3 hours
Heathrow Airport - 2 hours 15 minutes

 

  Morning Afternoon Evening
    Option 1 Option 2  
  09:00 - 12:30 14:00 - 15:30 16:00 - 17:30 14:00 - 15:30 16:00 - 17:30 20:00 - 22:00
Monday Meet & Greet/ Orientation Twin Olympics Social Games 
Twin Olympics Social Games 
Welcome evening
Speed Dating
Tuesday

Testing/
lessons

Walking tour in Cheltenham Walking tour in Cheltenham Building competition
Wednesday English lessons Conversation Club Art Workshop Rounders Graffiti Design Karaoke Night 
Thursday English lessons Half day excursion to Stratford-upon-Avon with entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace  Quiz Night
Friday English lessons Picture hunt Picture hunt Photo Competition
Saturday English lessons Fashion Workshop Dodgeball Tournament Drama Club Treasure Hunt
Sunday Full day excursion to Bath with entrance to Roman Baths Movie Night
Monday  Social Games
Optional excursion (from 10:00AM)
Walking tour in Cheltenham Walking tour in Cheltenham Scavenger Hunt
Tuesday English lessons Art Workshop Football tournament Conversation Club T-Shirt Design Paper Fashion Show
Wednesday English lessons Half day excursion to Gloucester with entrance to Gloucester Cathedral Mystery Night
Thursday English lessons Conversation Club Photography Club Conversation Club Twin Olympics Music quiz
Friday English lessons Twin's Got Talent Preparation Twin's Got Talent Preparation Twin's Got Talent
Saturday English lessons Conversation Club Fashion Workshop Scrapbooking Football Lip sync battle
Departure Ceremony
Sunday Full day excursion to Oxford with entrance to an Oxford College
(Return to centre at 20:00)
 

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Ages: 8-17

Dates: 01/07-12/08

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