Our English Language and Culture course offers a great opportunity to take an educational holiday and experience life in a UK university. You will have full access to our university’s facilities and we are just a short walk away from the beautiful and historical city centre of Cambridge.
The course includes 12 hours of language and cultural classes, day trips to popular tourist attractions and local visits in and around Cambridge.
The classes include a range of general English skills including fluency and pronunciation, reading, listening and writing skills, and grammar and vocabulary. There will also be seminars on a variety of cultural topics including British class systems and the Royal Family and British cuisine.
We use interactive teaching methods to make classes fun and help develop your confidence in communicating in English. You will also have lots of opportunities to practice your English outside of the classroom, on the various organised activities and day trips.
As a student at Anglia Ruskin you will have full access to all our university facilities including the library, our fully equipped multi-media language centre and social facilities. During your free time you will be welcome to use these facilities to further support your English language development.
Being based in the heart of Cambridge, you will have free time to explore the beautiful and historic city. As well as attend organised day trips to popular UK tourist attractions such as Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwick, London or Oxford.
The English and Culture programme comprises of 12 study hours a week. The course content includes the following:
The lesson topics will be combined with a focus on:
1 full day visit and 1 half day visit per week
Full day visits may include:
Half day visits may include:
We run our English Language and Culture course in the summer and you can choose from attending a two or four week course.
|Course Length||Start Date||End Date||Course Fee|
|2 weeks||18 July 2016||29 July 2016||£1,550|
|2 weeks||1 August 2016||12 August 2016||£1,550|
|4 weeks||18 July 2016||12 August 2016||£3,000|
The course fee includes:
The course does not include meals but you will have access to a fully equipped kitchen and there are plenty of restaurants and cafes on campus and close to the university.
At the end of the course there won’t be a formal assessment but you will receive a certificate of attendance.
Whether you aim to work in the creative industries or the social sciences, the legal profession or public service, the Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need for professional life.
Our lively, diverse community and ambitious academic environment will broaden your horizons and help you develop your full potential - many of our courses give you the chance to learn another language, study abroad or undertake work placements as you study.
If you’re interested in art, music, drama or film, check out our packed programme of events. Together with our partners in the creative and cultural industries, we’re always working to enrich the cultural life of the university and the wider community.
Our research is groundbreaking and internationally recognised, with real social impact. We support the Cultures of the Digital Economy Research Institute (CoDE), whose projects include interactive music apps and documenting lifesaving childbirth procedures, as well as nine international research clusters, such as the Centre for Children's Book Studies and the Labour History Research Unit.
In the Research Excellence Framework 2014, six of our subject areas were awarded world-leading status: Law; Art and Design; English Language and Literature, Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; History; Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts.
To apply for this course you will need to complete the application form and email this to firstname.lastname@example.org
Once we have received your application form you will be sent an offer letter by email. You will need to return the acceptance slip included in the offer letter and pay for the English Language course fee in full.
Before you start your course we will send you a pre-arrival guide with information on your accommodation and how to arrange your free airport pick-up.
Please note we will not be able to confirm your place on the English Language and Culture Course and reserve your accommodation until we have received the acceptance slip from you offer letter and received full payment.
To join this course you will need a Student Visitor Visa if you are applying from outside the EU and be aged 18 or over at the start of this course. Your English should be at intermediate level or above.