SWEC Language School

11 College Close, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 3FZ, UK
1 140 GBP
за неделю / от 1 026 GBP

КЛЮЧЕВЫЕ ФАКТЫ

Вместимость(студентов) : 150
Мин.возраст : 10+
Удобства
Компьютеры
Бесплатный Wi-Fi
Студенческое кафе
Интерактивные доски в классах
Библиотека
Открытая зона (сады, террасы, и так далее)
Проживание на территории уч. заведения
Проживание доступно

Название Уроков/нед Макс недель Цена за неделю
Junior Group Spring Course - residence 30 1 - 2 1 140 GBP 1 026 GBP Забронировать

Saffron Walden English Courses school ensures a good mix of students of different nationalities and abilities, combining native English students with those coming from abroad. The school's staff creates a fun but stimulating atmosphere where students can not only enjoy themselves but also improve fast. 

  • 6-17 years
  • Companies and professionals
  • University students
  • Exams and certifications
  • Adults 
Why choose SWEC?

The school's strength is the passion to teach languages! Foreign and English students are all together in class, during sports and leisure activities. 

School services

SWEC offers a wide range of education services. Whether you are looking to improve an existing education project or develop a new programme, the school's experienced team can provide a solution tailored to meet your specific needs and objectives – from advice and support on selected areas to designing and delivering a complete programme. 

The school can adapt any of its courses to create the perfect course for your group or design a course especially for you. 

Strong reputation

SWEC is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English in the UK. The school is a member of English UK and has been innovator in English language education for over 5 years. SWEC is an established, respected and trusted education provider throughout the world with a proven record of student success. With excellent experience of teaching English and teaching subjects in English, SWEC is the perfect partner to help schools, colleges
and universities develop language and education programmes that deliver positive, measurable results.

 Our location

Explore a nation where millennia of history meet modern innovation. Go to class in the social and historical centres of two of the UK’s most exciting cities, (Cambridge and London) and be in the heart of the action when the school day is over or stay in a quiet and authentic country side village (Saffron Walden) where you can taste the real British traditions and culture.

Why should I learn English?

Recent research conducted by the British Council and the University of Oxford highlights that teachers, parents and students across the world see English as a medium of instruction as ‘a passport to a global world’.

Learning a language can give you a great sense of personal achievement and fulfilment. At Saffron Waldon English Courses (SWEC) the school's administration knows there are many reasons you might want to learn English. Some students need English for professional reasons, some study English to further their education and some want to give themselves the tools to travel the world with more confidence. Whatever your reason for learning, SWEC has everything you need here in beautiful Saffron Waldon. 

SWEC courses

Whether you are looking for a language course, preparing for an exam, or hoping to enrich your time abroad with practical experience, SWEC has a study programme for you. See below for our full range of options, you’re sure to find one that’s right for you! 

Most students have studied English at school for many years, but have very little experience of speaking the language and that’s the fun part! The school can help you feel confident in your English ability and get you out into the real world meeting real people. 

  • English Stars kids, 6-12 years

For students between 6-11 years of age, classes and activities are divided in shorter sessions. Subjects and contents are tailor made for the younger students. 

  • Courses for 12-17 years old

Students learn through classes based on academic projects and creative activities. It includes 4 study trips. 

  • High school and university: foreign programs

High school in England is pretty different from the one that you are attending. Given that you will spend lots of time at school, you will be completely surrounded by the local culture, as a fundamental part of your school year in England, Scotland or Wales. 

  • Adults

SWEC courses are designed to satisfy adult’s needs on different levels. 

  • Professionals and companies

Business courses aim to provide abilities and vocabulary to improve the fluidity of business communication. We provide specific vocabulary to write formal letters, presentations and for negotiations. The teachers are at disposal for further specific needs. 

  • Exam preparation

The school offers exam preparation courses for the most widely known English language exams in the UK and USA. With these programs, you can focus on exam content and test-taking strategies to help you pass your chosen qualification with the grade you want. Study towards a TOEFL, IELTS, PET, KET, First (formally FCE), CAE, Proficiency, GRE or GMAT qualification with a specifically designed course for each option. 

Accommodation

Here at SWEC we provide a range of accommodation options so there’s something for everyone to choose from: host families, college boarding, hotel, B&B or self catering. 

  • Host families

We have an extensive network of over 60 host families who all provide a friendly and supportive atmosphere where students can practice English in a real-life situation. 

  • B & B

If you’d like more freedom but don’t want the hassle of making breakfast then a Bed and Breakfast is the perfect option. 

  • Hotel

Why not make your stay feel like a luxury holiday in one of the 3 or 4 star hotels we can arrange? When you’re not studying or taking part in activities you can be relaxing and catching up on sleep hassle free. 

  • Self Catering

If you miss the comfort of home cooking or just want the freedom to eat out in the huge range of restaurants, then a self-catering option is a great choice. 

  • Boarding school

If a host family isn’t for you why not try our boarding options? We provide residential accommodation in Saffron Walden or St Mark’s College in the picturesque Audley End Village.



Activities

Our range of activities give both adult and young students the opportunity to explore Saffron Walden and further afield. Children and teenagers can attend classes in the morning and take part in sports and activities in the afternoon. We have something to suit everyone: we have netball, basketball, football, tennis and golf for the sport lovers and for the adventurous and creative we have horse riding and crafts.

All of our activities are in groups of mixed nationalities making sure you have the maximum opportunity to develop your conversation skills. As well as our sports we also have cookery sessions and day trips and excursions. 

Children and teenagers 

Our specially designed courses and activities for children and teenagers cater for all types of learner. We know that it’s important to keep young people engaged and our teachers are all trained to get the best out of the students with our dynamic and interesting lessons. 

Activities that you can do with SWEC 
  • Sport

The centre has space for a variety of sporting activities inside and outside. We have a football pitch, tennis, netball, volleyball and basket court and plenty of room for games such as rounders, cricket, badminton. 

  • Science in the lab 

Lessons with Cambridge scientists and experiments. 

  • Pottery

An energetic and expert staff will guide you through the ceramic process. Classes are available for all skill levels and focus on a wide variety topics. We provide you an engaging and active learning experience. 

  • Archery

Pupils learn the basics of archery including safety, equipment and technique. It is a great sport to try as improvement is generally rapid and it is fun for all ages. 

  • Bushcraft 

Either beach or woodland based versions these exciting sessions are flexible and can incorporate a variety of skills and techniques including; fire lighting using fire steels, shelter building and knot work and camp craft including basic knife and axe work. 

  • Art Work

The classroom and grounds provide space for a variety of artwork activities. Artwork activities are generally lead by a quite famous artist. Sketching, painting, plaster of paris, collages. 

  • Camping

The centre owns a set of tents which can be used during the summer months if groups fancy a night under canvas. Sleeping mats are provided and children bring duvets and pillows from the bedrooms to keep them warm. 

  • Bridge building

Using equipment provided and skills taught in the session, groups build a bridge to enable them to cross the stream on the edge of the site. The session will develop skills including communication, working as a team and leadership. Minimum age 11 years. 

  • Canoening

Our British Canoe Union qualified staff will guide you through all the basic strokes and allow plenty of time to practice your technique, before giving you the opportunity to explore the waterways and get up close and personal with some fascinating wildlife! Essex provides an ideal environment to take your first paddle strokes in this wonderful sport, or refine your technique as you work towards a British Canoe Union Paddlesports award. 

  • Gardening

Gardening is a great activity for all ages and is lead by the SWEC staff. Pupils assist with a variety of gardening tasks including planting, harvesting, leaf collecting, ground preparation etc. It can be done throughout the year in our two poly tunnels. The products of this activity are regularly found on the lunch table! 

  • Punting

The River Cam runs through the heart of Cambridge enabling you to enjoy fantastic views of the world famous Cambridge College ‘Backs’ from the comfort of a traditional Cambridge Punt.

King’s College Chapel, The Wren Library at Trinity College and the Bridge of Sighs, are just some of the famous Cambridge landmarks you can expect to see. 

  • Cinema

Pupils use our new ‘Flip Video-makers’ and computers to create a short movie. The cameras are very simple to use and allow groups to make nature documentaries or souvenir movies to show parents on the return to school. 

  • English Tea Experience

SWEC Tea Experience will give you an introduction to the traditions of English ‘Afternoon Tea’ – a special meal originally created by the British aristocracy but now enjoyed by all. 

  • Camp fire and bread or marshmallow

Pupils collect wood, build an open fire and make bread. Fire safety and science are incorporated into the teaching and pupils love consuming the end product- warm, fresh bread dipped in jam! 

  • Sailing

The school's Water Centre is 100 metres from the shoreline of possibly the best inland sailing venue in the Country. The Centre has a large fleet of dinghies to choose from and a team of friendly, qualified and experienced RYA Instructors to guide you. We provide a sailing experience second to none. 

  • Orienteering and map

This activity teaches the important life skill of map-reading. After thorough tuition in the basics, including orientating the map, symbols, and scale, participants can head off to complete a variety of courses. For the more experienced, this can include orienteering by mountain bike and canoe.



Другие школы

  • 1130 Proyecto Español Alicante
    Calle García Morato, 28, 03004 Alicante, Spain

    Всего курсов:
    9
    Мин.возраст:
    +12
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 51 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2332 Языковой Центр Бристоля
    3 Portwall Lane, Redcliffe, Bristol BS1 6NB, UK

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 211 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 37 Tiberius International
    C.SO D’Augusto 213 – 47921 Rimini

    Всего курсов:
    21
    Мин.возраст:
    +18
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 197 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 1229 LAL Junior School Torbay
    Conway Road, Paignton TQ4 5LH, England

    Всего курсов:
    2
    Мин.возраст:
    +10
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 535 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 1129 Killarney School of English
    Killarney School of English, ‘Courtmurph House’, Muckross Road, Killarney, County Kerry, V93 DDN4 Ireland

    Всего курсов:
    3
    Мин.возраст:
    +3
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 237 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 1112 GEOS Boston
    2 South Market Street, 3rd Floor Boston, MA, USA 02109

    Всего курсов:
    8
    Мин.возраст:
    +16
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 120 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2285 Excel College English & IELTS Academy
    St. James' Building, 89 Oxford Street, Manchester M1 6FQ, UK

    Всего курсов:
    4
    Мин.возраст:
    +16
    Скидка:
    -15%

    Цена от: 63 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2326 Expanish Barcelona
    Carrer de Pau Claris 186, 2nd floor, 08037 Barcelona, Spain

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 138 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2339 Eurocentres Vancouver
    250 – 815 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B4, Canada

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 185 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2335 SKOLA English in London
    126 Albert Street, London NW1 7NE, United Kingdom

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 247 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2320 British Study Centres - Нью Холл Скул
    The Avenue, Boreham, Chelmsford CM3 3HS, UK

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 760 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 1156 COINED Monteverde
    Monteverde, Costa Rica

    Всего курсов:
    3
    Мин.возраст:
    +18
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 307 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2263 Regent Cambridge
    119 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 2AZ, UK

    Всего курсов:
    7
    Мин.возраст:
    +16
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 253 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 1138 St Giles Eastbourne
    13 Silverdale Road, Eastbourne, BN20 7AJ, UK

    Всего курсов:
    13
    Мин.возраст:
    +16
    Скидка:
    -5%

    Цена от: 190 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2331 TANDEM Hamburg Internationale Sprachenschule
    Haus am Fleet, Steinhöft 5-7, 20459 Hamburg, Germany

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 126 gbp
    Просмотреть
  • 2306 Sprachschule Aktiv Regensburg
    St.-Georgen-Platz 10, 93047 Regensburg, Germany

    Всего курсов:
    0
    Мин.возраст:
    +0
    Скидка:
    -10%

    Цена от: 157 gbp
    Просмотреть