Swansea

New for summer 2019, a chance for students to improve their English while having fun by the sea in South Wales!

Swansea

Courses available at this centre

Why choose our Swansea summer centre?

  • Located next to the sea
  • Newly constructed facilities
  • Our only Welsh centre for 2019

We’re excited to offer a Welsh centre in 2019, which is taught out of the University of Wales, Trinity St. David’s campuses, in the centre of the city.

Lessons and activities will take place in the Alex and Dynevor buildings, a pleasant walk to both the sea-front and the Maritime Quarter. Our residential accommodation is at the comfortable Llys Glas complex, next door to the Alex and Dynevor buildings, and comprises of single en-suite rooms.

Our excursion opportunities for Swansea let students explore much of the history and culture of Wales, with visits to Cardiff, Oxwich Castle, and Oystermouth Castle. Students can also cross the border and visit the thriving English city of Bristol.

  • 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 – Homestay, residential single en-suite and standard
  • Homestay accommodation includes a daily hot lunch.
  • Placement test
  • General English course (15 lessons per week)
  • Afternoon and evening social programme*
  • Full-day Excursion to Cardiff including entrance to Cardiff Castle
  • Full-day Excursion to Bristol with entrance to Bristol Cathedral and Bristol Museum
  • Half-day visit to Oxwich Castle with entrance
  • Half-day visit to Oystermouth Castle with entrance
  • End of course certificate

 *Homestay students have two evening activities per week.

Centre details

Facilities

  • Outdoor Activities
  • Free Wi-Fi

Our only Welsh centre and new for 2019, the University of Wales, Trinity St. David’s Waterfront Campus is situated in the coastal town of Swansea, offering wonderful sea views and easy access to several scenic beaches.

 

Students will have the opportunity to stay in homestay accommodation, provided by our carefully selected homestay agency.

We also offer comfortable residential single en-suite rooms in the newly developed campus' halls.

For an extra fee, on-site laundry facilities are available. 

Swansea's homestay accommodation includes a daily hot lunch.

 

Nearest cities:

Gloucester - 2 hours
Bath - 2 hours
Bristol - 2 hours

Nearest airports:

Cardiff - 1 hour
Bristol - 1 hr 40 mins
Heathrow - 3 hours

Sample programme

Our programme aims to give students the time to properly develop their English skills, while providing opoortunites for exploration and fun. 

 

 

    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
Friday Meet & Greet  /  Orientation Tour Welcome evening
Speed Dating
Saturday Testing/lessons Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Swansea Museum Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Swansea Museum Building competition
Sunday Full day excursion to Cardiff with entrance to Cardiff Castle  Quiz Night
Monday English lessons Conversation Club Scrapbooking Conversation Club Arts & Crafts
Bracelet making
Karaoke Night 
Tuesday English lessons Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to National Waterfront Museum Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to National Waterfront Museum Photo Competition
Wednesday English lessons Half day excursion to Oxwich Castle (with entrance) Half day excursion to Oxwich Castle (with entrance) Mystery Night
Thursday English lessons Conversation Club Beach Games Conversation Club Arts & Crafts Treasure Hunt
Friday  Social Games
Optional excursion 
Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Glynn Vivian Art Gallery Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Glynn Vivian Art Gallery Scavenger Hunt
Saturday English lessons Conversation Club Beach Games Conversation Club Scrapbooking Paper Fashion Show
Sunday Full day excursion to Bristol with entrance to Bristol Cathedral and Bristol Museum Movie Night
Monday English lessons Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Swansea Castle Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Swansea Castle Music quiz
Tuesday English lessons Conversation Club Twin's Got Talent Preparation Conversation Club Twin's Got Talent Preparation Twin's Got Talent
Wednesday English lessons Half day excursion to Oystermough Castle (with entrance) Half day excursion to Oystermough Castle (with entrance) Farewell Disco
Thursday English lessons Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Mission Gallery Walking Tour in Swansea with visit to Mission Gallery Lip sync battle
Departure Ceremony

 

Please note that the homestay programme will vary slightly from the above. 

 

 

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Ages: 10-18

Dates: 05/07 - 02/08

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