English courses in London

 ST GILES LONDON HIGHGATE 2017 

St. Giles School of English has two branches in London, one in the city centre, second in the north district of Great Britain's capital city - Highgate. Virtue of this branch is its location near the green areas of Highgate Woods and Hampstead Heath. The school has a big garden, where many recreation activities and grill parties take place. School's library has its own audio-visual equipment, access to the Internet and reading room. There is also cafeteria in the school, where you can eat tasty and not expensive meals.

Types and prices of the courses

Registration fee for all courses - 50 GBP.

STANDARD ENGLISH COURSES in LONDON
lesson = 50 min.

Weeks of learning
PRICES IN GBP
20 classes per week
(14.00-18.00)
20 classes per week
(09.00-13.00)
28 classes per week
(09.00-15.40)
1
2-3
4-7
8-11
12-15
16+
240
203
177
169
161
151
322
270
242
227
220
204

409
348
305
287
277
259

SEMESTER COURSE (ISC)

English course with discount for students who want to stay in London for 24 or more weeks and have maximal contact with British culture and every-day life. Semester course  may optionally include preparation for IELTS, TOEFL, FCE, CAE, CPE Examinations. These options are included in the price of the course.

  DURATION OF THE COURSE (prices in GBP)
24 weeks additional
25-35 weeks
36 weeks additional
37+ weeks
28 classes/week
9.00-15.40
5256 217/ week. 7740 213 / week.
20 classes/week
9.00-13.00
4248 175/ week. 6156 167 / week.
20 classes/week
14.00-18.00
3384 135/ week. 4896 133 / week.

INDIVIDUAL CLASSES 

English Plus
It is a combination of every English course with individual classes every day (min 5 classes/week) and is for persons who want to improve their learning results.
Additional charge (5 lessons) :  220 GBP/week, 44 GBP for every next lesson.
 

GENERAL COURSE + BUSINESS ENGLISH (28 classes per week)

Dates of the starts of the English courses 2017:
the same as for General  English course. Classes are held in the system: 20 lessons of General English in the morning, 8 lessons of Business English in the afternoon. The course may include preparation for Cambridge Business English Certificate  (BEC) Examination - it is possible to take the exam in London or in Poland (information at LEXIS). This course is for people on intermediate or higher level.
weeks of learning PRICES IN GBP
28 classes per week
2 -12 the same as for general course - 28 hours.

NOTES:
During afternoon classes (Business English) general issues concerning trade will be covered and students will discuss on business topics. Writing reports, summaries, business letters etc. will also be covered. Students will have the opportunity to excercise all those skills during simulated activities such as: interview, work interview, telephone calls, negotiations, meetings, conferences etc. 

GENERAL ENGLISH COURSE + ART AND DESIGN



Classes of general English are held in the morning and of art and design - in the afternoon. 28 classes per week, during 4 weeks. Charges as for general course 28 classes per week.

Dates of the start for 2017:
30/01, 27/03, 22/05, 17/07, 11/09, 06/11

PREPARATORY COURSE FOR CAMBRIDGE EXAMINATIONS

DATES OF THE EXAMINATIONS 2017
FCE Examination
10.4, 6.06, 24.08, 28.11
CAE Examination 
11.03, 7.06, 25.08, 9.12
CPE Examination   
London Central only.

Exam price: FCE, 134 GBP, CAE 139 GBP

CAMBRIDGE EXAMINATIONS
dates of the fast -track courses weeks 28 hours per week 20 hours per week  dates of the STANDARD courses 2017
 
weeks 20 hours per week 28 hours per week
16 Jan-10 Mar
8 2296 1816 3.01-10.03. (FCE/CAE)

20.03-9.06. (FCE/CAE)

11.09 -1.12(FCE)

18.09-08.12(CAE)

10 2270 2870
18 Apr- 9 Jun 8 2296 1816 12 2640 3324

9 Oct - 1 Dec
8 2296 1816 12 2640 3324
16 Oct - 8 Dec 8 2296 1816 12 2640 3324

 ENGLISH COURSES - Preparation for IELTS Examination

  IELTS - preparation for examination (classes in the morning)

PRICES IN GBP
Description 20 classes per week Weeks Dates
2017
IELTS - course starts on the days the same as General English (20 classes per week in the morning +8 afternoon lessons of General English). Apart from preparation for the exam it also includes typical academic subjects - it is a part of Study Year Abroad Programme, but it is also available for participants of the general course (General English). IELTS Examinations may be taken every month.  the same as for general course 20 or 28  classes per week

8-12

Evey Monday

Price includes:booking of the course, lessons, basic handbooks, access to language laboratories and school's library, reports and certificate of completion of the course.
Price does not include: accommodation and booking of accommodation, trips, theatre tickets, examination fees, transfer from the airport to the place of accommodation.

ENGLISH COURSES FOR TEACHERS (TEC) (26 HOURS PER WEEK)

Course for teachers of English. Newest teaching techniques and nuances in methodics are discussed.
2 weeks - 696 GBP

Dates of start 2017

9 January, 31 July, 
Entry level: Upper Intermediate+ (B2)

ENGLISH + UNPAID Internship

Persons choosing the course that lasts 4 or more weeks have the opportunity to test themselves at work for 4 weeks or more. Dates of the the start and charges the same as for general courses. Charge for finding a job (1-16 weeks internship)
- regular 540
GBP - administration, education, fashion, graphic design, hospitality, marketing, media, tourism.
- specialised 626 GBP
- architecture, engineering, finance, IT, law
suplementary fee (17+ weeks) : 170 GBP

ENGLISH SUMMER COURSES (London Experience Programme)

Course starts every Monday from 26 Jun to 31Jul. This course combines English classes and recreation programme. Recreation activities and trips are organized in the morning and classes are held in the afternoon. 
Price includes:booking of the course, lessons, basic handbooks, trips, access to the language laboratories and school's library, reports and certificate of the completion of the course.
Price does not include: accommodation and booking of accommodation, theatre tickets, examination fees, transfer from the airport to the place of accommodation.

PRICES IN GBP
Weeks Price
20 hours per week
1 340
2 605
3 900
4 1101

 

ENGLISH FOR BEGINNERS 

This carefully structured 4 -week programme is designed for Beginner level students. After 4 weeks you can progress to another longer programme (at elementary+level). The course comprises of  28 lessons .Students may also take additional one-to-one  lessons on the English Plus programme or the General English One -to -one courses

PRICES IN GBP

Weeks Dates
Price

2+4

30 Jan
26 Jun
31 Jun
11 Sep

28 lessons

2+3 weeks
4 weeks
320 365
20 lessons 254 284
Accommodation - London Highgate

Accommodation is available on Sunday evening before the start of the course to Sunday after the end of the course. Students who chose double room pay as for a single room if one person resigns or there is no roommate for this person. Extra money that you paid for double room will be returned to you after the end of the course.
 

HOME STAY (PRICES IN GBP)
  Students 18+ Students 14-17 y.o.
January - June
September - December
25 June - 27 August January - June
September - December
26 June - 28 August
Kind of accommodation Single Shared Single Shared Single Shared Single Shared
Dinner & Breakfast 1-23 weeks 185 153 194 159 196 162 205 168
24+ weeks 166 140 194 159 176 148 205 168
Breakfast only 148 121 152 126 - - - -
No meals (possibility of making ones) 148 121 152 126 - - - -
NOTES:
*-Booking of the accommodation with a British family between 25-26.12.2017 (Christmas in England) requires additional payment in the amount of 30 GBP. In this time the price includes full board.
- Accommodation available from Sunday before the course to Sunday after the course. Double rooms available for persons going on the course together. If you do not have a roommate and you would like to live in a double room, you pay as for a single room - if the school finds a roommate for you, you will get the extra money you paid at the end of the course. If you book accommodation and you want to keep the booking during the break that you plan you have to pay 50% of the price. Other type of accommodation is available for persons over 18 years old. Younger students should have a written agreement of their parents to live in residences, hotels etc.

 
  REESIDENCES- 15 minutes from the school by bus
 CHESTER HOUSE Meals Prices includes all meals except weekday lunches
Jan-Dec 1-4 week/ 5+
(26.06-28.08)
Single room(en suite)  twice a day 233/196 245/206
Single + bathroom twice a day 329/255 345/296
Shared twice a day 186/157 195/195
Shared + bathroom twice a day 263/204 276/214

SOMERSET COURT

Price in GBP from January to December

Single (own meals) 339
HOTELS and GUESTHOUSES - prices for a night in a room with breakfast
Transfer from the airport

Charge for the transfer from the airport to the place of accommodation is:
- London Heathrow - 77 GBP
- London Gatwick, Luton, Stansted - 87 GBP
- London City - 77 GBP

This is the price for one-way transfer. For waiting for the student (e.g. if the flight is delayed) you have to pay additionally 29 GBP for every hour above 1 hour of the delay.
 

How to become the student at St. Giles Colleges?

English courses in LondonAll issues concerning the course, booking, arrival, journey etc. may be settled in person or by mail at College of Foreign Languages  "LEXIS" or with our Representative. When you choose the course, accommodation and other services you are asked to fill in the application form, sign the contract and pay the agreed amount in PLN on our bank account "LEXIS". The application form, one copy of the contract and confirmation of payment should be sent to us by mail or fax, so that we receive it 2 weeks before the course starts (persons from other towns contact our Representative).

Before you leave you will receive:

confirmation of the admission to the course together with a special letter for the border authorities in Great Britain so that you do not have any problems entering Great Britain,
ticket for your journey - if you leave from Warsaw (persons leaving from other cities in Poland contact our Representative),
ˇ confirmation of the booking of your accommodation together with the address, telephone and short characteristic of the host family,
ˇ bill for all services you paid for.

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