Summer Program in Tarragona for Juniors, 13-17 years old

Location: Spain: Tarragona

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, Summer

Dates: Start dates 2017 July: 3 (1–5 weeks) July: 10 (1–4 weeks) July: 17 (1–3 weeks) July: 24 (1-2 weeks) July: 31 (1 week)

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Description

Our unique programme takes place in Tarragona, one of the most fascinating coastal towns of the Mediterranean, only 100km south of Barcelona. It combines 3 hours a day of Spanish lessons with a wide variety of outdoor and cultural activities, specifically designed for teenagers. The programme fee also includes full board accommodation in a student residence (in shared en suite rooms) or with host families, and airport transfers on arrival and departure.

WNY TARRAGONA?
Its location on the Mediterranean Costa Daurada makes it ideal for summer activities. Its size of about 130.000 people ensures it is a lively town, without being too big or crowded. Added to the UNESCO World Heritage list, its rich cultural background makes for a great learning experience.

THE PROGRAMME
Our unique programme is specifically designed for teenagers from 13 to 17 years old. It combines dynamic and communicative Spanish lessons with a wide variety of outdoor and cultural activities in one of the most fascinating coastal towns of the Mediterranean

THE SCHOOL
• In Tarragona since 1980
• 7 spacious classrooms, study area & student lounge
• A team of specialised teachers

PROGRAM DETAILS
• Our teaching will prepare you to communicate in real-life situations
• 15 hours/week
• Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 13:00
• 1 to 5 weeks in summer
• 1 lesson is 55 minutes
• Average students per class is 7 (maximum 12)

Highlights

Highlights of the full activities programme include
• Dance classes (flamenco and salsa)
• Trip to Barcelona (100 km) to see the Park Güell and the Sagrada Familia
• Relax on the beach
• Relive Roman history
• Feel exhilarated in Port Aventura
• Splash down in Aquopolis
• Help make a human castle
• These activities (and many more) vary from week to week.

HOST-FAMILIES
• All host families agree to fulfill the following conditions:
• To provide students with rooms which are comfortably furnished
• To provide basic laundry facilities and to change bed linen and towels weekly
• To make a daily bath or shower available
• To provide students with all meals (which may include a packed lunch on some days)
• To provide students with a door key so that they can let themselves in and out
• To treat students as family guests and generally behave in a friendly and hospitable manner
• To ensure that students are at home at times agreed by the school or by the student's parents

SANT JORDI RESIDENCE
•The Sant Jordi student residence is located in the city centre, less than 15 minutes walk from the school. The residence, which provides accommodation throughout the academic year to students from the University of Tarragona, was opened in 1998 and is very well maintained
•Accommodation is available in spacious double rooms, each with their own private bathroom, with sheets and towels provided. The bedrooms are equipped with wardrobes, writing desks and chairs, desk lamps, bookcases and mirrors
Facilities that are available free to students include a TV lounge, a computer room, separate study rooms, and a gymnasium. Washing machines are also available for a small charge. Students are provided with a key to their room only. There is a 24-hour reception service

Minimum Education

High School

Type of Programs
  • Language Immersion
  • Outdoor Education
  • Experiential Learning

Languages
  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish
  • English

Cost in US$:

All inclusive fee from 1,190 USD a week

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

• Full board accommodation
• Basic medical insurance
• Transport to and from the airport
• Alocal bus pass (if host families are more than 20 min. away on foot)
• All activities and excursions

Credit Available

no

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Participants Travel to Spain

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
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