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Rennert Bilingual in Miami, Florida              
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RENNERT MIAMI OFFERS A LOT OF PROGRAMMES, OUT OF WHICH YOU CAN CHOOSE THE ONE THAT BEST SUITS TO YOUR NEEDS

FULL-TIME ENGLISH PROGRAMME
(30 hours per week)

This dynamic programme teaches the basis of the American variety of English, concentrating on individual student's needs. After passing a placement test and and oral exam, each of the participants  joins a group of 7-10 students at a level corresponding to their current language proficiency. The school offers 10 levels of proficiency. The course for Level 1, beginners, starts on the first Monday of every month, while the courses for level 2 and higher may start any Monday. In the afternoons, the students take part in elective classes for two hours to develop various language skills. The total of 30 hours a week guarantees optimal learning time while leaving evenings and weekends free to discover what Miami has to offer.

Elective classes include:
Conversation workshops for beginners
(Beginners)
Phonetics, pronunciation, accent (Beginners)
Conversation workshops (Intermediate)
Writing and business correspondence (Upper Intermediate, Advanced)
American culture (Upper Intermediate, Advanced)
Discussions on current events (Advanced)
Public speaking (Advanced)
Elective classes constitute an important part of the intensive English learning programme. Students from other courses may also participate in these classes.
 

HALF INTENSIVE ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSE

(20 hours per week)

This programme is for students visiting Miami who apart from scheduled lessons at school would like to have more time to visit the city individually as well as for other attractions. Groups of 7-10 people meet 4 hours a day in the morning, from 9.30 am to 1.30 pm or every other afternoon from 1.30 pm to 5.30 pm (from Monday to Friday).
The rest of the day as well as the evenings and weekends are left at students' disposal - time for discovering the city, its cultural attractions as well as delicious cuisine of numerous cities.

VACATION & LEARN

(16 hours per week)


This  little less intensive course allows students both to study English and visit the city . Despite its name it is available all year round to students of all levels of advancement. Written and oral exam on the day of arrival will help to qualify to the right group. Lessons take place in groups of 7-10 people. Everyday from Monday to Friday 4 55 minute lessons take place in the morning  (9.30 am -1.30 pm) or in the afternoon (2pm -4 pm). The rest of the day as well as  3-day weekends can be devoted to sightseeing New York City. Minimal age of participants  is 17 years of age.
 

INTENSIVE BUSINESS ENGLISH COURSE
 

(20 hours per week)
This course is for intermiedate or advanced students and develops language skills neccessary in effective communication in international world of business. It prepares students to enter higher studies at other business colleges as well as on "intensive English language course for managerial staff". Focus is on vocabulary and situations connected with  business environment. The groups meet for 4 hours each morning from Monday to Friday.
Participation in elective afternoon lessons that is writing and trade correspondence is highly recommended.

 TOEFL EXAM PREPARATION COURSE

(20 hours per week)
The TOEFL examination is intended for those who wish to enter a U.S. or Canadian university. Its aim is to check the English skills in an academic environment. This exam is acknowledged by all universities and similar institutions in the recruitment process.
Rennert Miami offers a special preparation programme for the TOEFL examination for upper intermediate and advanced students. These small (7-10 students) groups preparing for the TOEFL examination meet for 4 hours every afternoon to study grammar, practise listening and reading comprehension, necessary to pass this exam. Mock examinations are taken every week and are then discussed broadly by the instructors. We help by registering for the TOEFL examinations that take place in many spots every month.

 

CAMBRIDGE FCE, CAE EXAMINATIONS
 

(28 HOURS PER WEEK)
 Preparatory courses for Cambridge examinations are very popular all over the world. We offer you courses lasting 10 and 12 weeks. In each case you have to predict additional days for accommodation for the sake of  examinations carried out after the completion of the course. Students learn 28 hours per week in groups of no more than 12 people.
 

UNIVERSITY ACCESS PROGRAMME
 

This course prepares students to enter American Universities. One group consists of  maximum 12 people. Lessons take place for 12 weeks, 30 hours per each week.

 

 

Vacation in 2013

Rennert Bilingual will be closed from 23th of  December 2012 to 27th of December 2013
The school will be closed on national holidays. No classes take place then. There will be no make-up classes for the classes that fall during holidays. There are also no refunds for such classes.
*18th of February-Presidents' Day
*27th of  May-Memorial Day
*4th of  July-Independence Day 
*2rd of September-Labor Day
*28nd and 29rd of November-Thanksgiving

* In the dates provided there will be no classes, and there will be no refunds for such classes
 

 

General English Courses Miami 2013

Prices for 2013 - in American Dolars
Couses for Adults 17+
Course Students in group

Lessons -
week

1 - 6 weeks 7 - 11 weeks 12 - 19  weeks 20 +
weeks
Rapid Progress 30 Max 10 30

385

375

355

290
Rapid Progress 20 Max 10 20

309

290

275

250
VACATION 'N LEARN Max 10 16

309

290

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-
TOEFL Success Max 10 20

309

290

- -
Cambrige CAE Max 12 30 -

for 10 weeks 3550

 for 10 weeks 4200

-
Cambrige FCE Max 12 30 - for 10 weeks 3550

for 10 weeks 4200

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Executive Courses Miami 2013

Course Full-time
Pofessional Group
Part-time
Pofessional Group
Full-time
Pofessional Combination
Full-time
Pofessional Private
Full-time
Pofessional Private

+ excursion
Part-time
Pofessional Private
Accent Reduction

Lessons -
week

30 15 15+15 30 30 15 10
1 week 896 570 1775 2430 2620 1230 1300
2 weeks 1792 1140 3550 4860 5240 2460 2600
3 weeks 2688 1710 5325 7290 7860 3690 3900
4 weeks 3584 2280 7100 9720 10480 4920 5200
6 weeks 4974 3210 9780 - - - -
8 weeks 6632 4280 - - - - -

 

English Plus Courses Miami 2013

Course Duration Price Starting Dates
Acting 8 weeks. 4000   07/01, 04/02, 04/03, 08/04, 06/05, 10/06, 08/07, 12/08, 09/09, 30/09
Filmmaking 8 weeks. 4500   07/01, 04/02, 04/03, 08/04, 06/05, 10/06, 08/07, 12/08, 09/09, 30/09
Step Dance - English 2 weeks. 924 every Monday
4 weeks. 1848
6 weeks. 2772
8 weeks. 3504
10 weeks. 4380
12 weeks. 4932
Music / English 2 weeks. 1040 every Monday
4 weeks. 2080
6 weeks. 3120
8 weeks. 3968
10 weeks. 4960
12 weeks. 5628

Accommodation Miami 2013

Homestay (min 14 days)

This option gives students the possibility to practice English outside the classroom by living with a family in the Miami Area. It is an excellent way to get maximum English speaking practice and an immersion in American culture. Single rooms, shared bathoom.

Meals 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks extra day
breakfast 670 1005 1340 95
Half Board 820 1230 1640 95

 

Apartments
Minimum age is 18

This accommodation offers the privacy of independent living. Fully furnished apartments are perfectly located within walking distance to the school, with many trendy eateries, bars and shopping. 10-15 minute walk to school, Single rooms with ensuite bathroom, Coin-operated washing machine, Blankets, sheet, pillows and towels provided and changed weekly, TV, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, safety deposit box at front desk, Weekly cleaning, Outdoor swimming pool and outdoor courtyard, Free airport shuttle service to/from Miami airport

Name Room Meals Bathroom 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 8 weeks
South Beach Studios studio no private 930 1395 1860 3720
South Beach ApartHotel single no private 1150 1725 2300 4600
double no shared 770 1155 1540 3080

 

Other Fees
 
Prices
 (win US dollars)
Registration fee
 
155
Standard charge, non-refundable.
Student materials  69 Standard charge, includes the first set of materials, unlimited access to the internet (broadband or wireless) and a student card. 
Art + English 115

Additional registration fee in case of ...+English 

Express document delivery  85 Optional charge for express delivery of the I-20 form and other documents.
 Cambridge examination fee 350

Price includes FCE or CAE exam

Accommodation Fees
     95
Accommodation fee
Transfer from the airport 125 Possible transfer from and to the airport in Miami

300$ deposit in case of damage

Conditions:
*  Students of the English courses in Rennert Miami cannot be native speakers of English and must be 17 years old.
*  Students will be enrolled on morning or afternoon classes depending on their level of proficiency and the availability of places at a given time.
*  Prices and conditions may change.
 
Cancellation and refunds
  The registration fee of $155 is non-refundable, but can be treated as a registration for another course in the same calendar year.
*  Fees for private lessons and student's materials are refundable if the course is cancelled at least 2 weeks before the date of course beginning.  
*  A charge of $65 will be held for all other cancellations, including the ones that arrive late.  
*  The fee for placing the student on an internship is non-refundable. 
*  No fees for private lessons will be refunded if the classes are cancelled after the beginning of the course
*  Cancellation should be filed in a written form. Rennert Miami will return the money within 30 days to the person or agency who made the original payment. Students who paid through an agency should turn to them for their refund.
 
Conditions - accommodation
The application for accommodation should be sent at least 4 weeks before the beginning of the course. 
The period of accommodation is equal to the duration of the course. Students may arrive on Sunday preceeding the course and leave on Saturday after the end of the course.
The availability of accommodation depends on the number of students and cannot be guaranteed after the end of the course.
We do not guarantee accommodation at the spot chosen by the customer.
Apart from in St. Thomas University Residence Halls, double rooms are only for students coming together.
Prices may change, however, it happens rarely during the calendar year.

Cancellation and refunds - accommodation.
You should inform Rennert Bilingual about your intended change of accommodation at least 4 weeks in advance.
In case of couses that last for 4 weeks or shorter there is no possibiliby of changing accommodation and getting a refund.
A fee of $85 will be charged for changing accommodation after arrival.
A non-refundable fee of $85 must be paid together with the registration fee.
Cancellation should be filed in a written form. Rennert Miami will return the money within 30 days to the person or agency who made the original payment. Students who paid through an agency should turn to them for their refund.
For cancelling or changing accommodation less than 4 weeks before the beginning of the course, a fee of  $200 will be charged.

REGISTRATION
Now that you have decided in which of the courses offered you would like to participate, you need to register. This process is simple, however, it should be carried out as soon as possible. All formalities can be arranged by mail or in person at LEXIS.
After choosing the course and accommodation, you fill in an enrolment form, sign an agreement and transfer the due amount of money to our LEXIS bank account.
- The enrolment form, together with one copy of the agreement and a receipt confirming the money transfer should be mailed or faxed to us, so that we receive it at least 5 weeks before the beginning of the course.

Before departure you will receive from us:
- a confirmation of enrolment on the course, together with an appropriate letter for the U.S. customs officers
- an airplane ticket (persons travelling from cities other than Warsaw contact an agent)
- an accommodation confirmation together with the address, telephone and a short characteristics of the host family.
- an invoice for the services offered

If you have any other questions, do not hesitate to ask.

CERTIFICATE OF COURSE COMPLETION
After completing the projects required by the course and by regular parcitipation in the classes, each student receives a Certificate of Course Completion.

INSURANCE
Medical care fees in the USA can be very high and it is not uncommon that the hospitals refuse to accept a patient who lacks the necessary insurance. This is why it is required that every student posesses an insurance covering the journey and the stay in the USA. Such insurance can be bought at LEXIS.

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