CANTERBURY - CHRISTCHURCH UNIVERSITY

Our Canterbury centre is based at Canterbury Christchurch University, located just a few minutes from the city walls and famous Cathedral.

Canterbury is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a popular destination for students and tourists.

  • Single en-suite study bedrooms
  • Modern classroom facilities
  • Large airy refectory
  • Indoor sports complex
  • Attractive social/evening venue
  • Coin or card-operated launderette
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet access
  • 24/7 campus security
  • Full-day excursions may include: London (x2)
  • Half-day excursions may include: Canterbury (x2), Leeds Castle, Dover+Cliffs

Entrances:

  • Canterbury Cathedral
  • Canterbury Tales
  • Original Bus Sightseeing
  • Leeds Castle

ANGLO+ COURSE: 

  • 17.5 hours tuition per full week
  • Personal copy of QSE course book
  • Online placement test – Students assigned to their levels and groups before arrival

ANGLO+ LESSON TIMETABLE:

• 80 mins – QSE Course
• 80 mins – QSE Course
• 50 mins – Project Work

ANGLO+ out of class learning sessions: ( Sample):

Session 1 – Local visits – students interact with English speakers to learn about local life and culture
Session 2 – Public debate and speaking – students discuss current topics with guest speakers
Session 3 – University life – students interview university staff and produce a promotional video
Session 4 – British heritage workshops – students research and present one of local traditions

In total 4 Sessions of 3.5 hours each led by a team of 1 teacher and 1 activity leader

AIM:

To increase students knowledge of life and culture in the UK and Ireland, through use of English Language

Sample activity in Canterbury centre:

HERITAGE WORKSHOP – Canterbury Museums and Galleries
They can cover areas such as:

Medieval Canterbury: Beckett, Pilgrims & Canterbury
Meet the Archaeologist
Investigating and Creating Portraits Workshop
A hands-on history of Canterbury
Roman Museum Highlights tour and hands-on workshop
History of Art Highlights Tour

ASL COURSE STRUCTURE

ASL LESSON TIMETABLE:

• 80 mins – English for work:  Language Study
• 80 mins – English for work : Topic of the Day
• 50 mins – Presentation Work

ASL INTERNSHIP:

Session 1 – Conferences and interactive workshops – Guests Speakers
Session 2 – Tour of local company
Session 3 – University and work experience – Volunteer projects
Session 4 – ASL Research and Blog: Interviews & Surveys

4 Sessions of 3.5 hours each led by a team of 1 teacher and 1 activity leader

ASL Course Aims:

Students will learn how to communicate confidently and effectively by using English in a variety of work situations
Students will learn how to successfully apply for jobs and make a work related phone calls
Students will learn the rules and regulations in the modern workplace
Students will practise to take Trinity SEW Examination

TRINITY SEW EXAMINATION ( not included in the standard package):

Trinity’s Spoken English for Work (SEW) exams provide a reliable and valid scheme of assessment that measures progress and development of English language use in a work context.
Exam Levels: B1, B2, B2+ and C1
The certificate states the level of pass as follows:
◗ Distinction
◗ Merit
◗ Pass

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SAMPLE TIMETABLE - CANTERBURY