Students attend 20 lessons of English on a weekly basis . The programme can last 2, 3 or 4 weeks. There are three class levels – beginning, intermediate and advanced. Classes meet from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 pm., Monday through Friday. Classes average 12 students, but have a maximum of 15 students. The first weekday of the students’ programme, each will be given an English language placement test to assess their level.
The course is a conversation course which emphasizes speaking and listening skills. Classes will provide opportunities for students to practice and as well as to meet and communicate with students from other countries. The focus is to strengthen and build speaking skills. Classes are student-centred, alive, full of energy, and use varied group and pair-work activities. Students will be expected to fully participate and to speak in English.
Students will enjoy three half-day excursions and one full-day excursion per week. The excursions are in Fort Lauderdale or the surrounding area: - Kennedy Space Centre (3 or 4 week programme) - Walt Disney (4 week programme) - The Everglades - Coconut Grove water park - Beach, bowling, basketball, climbing, Miami sightseeing, museum, etc.
On location, other excursions can be arranged: Miami Metro Zoo, Key West, Miami Seaquarium, Universal Studios, etc.
Discover Florida and Fort Lauderdale
Florida is known as the "Sunshine State" thanks to its 310 days of sunshine per year and 900 miles of beautiful palm lined beaches. The state offers a variety of natural attractions, such as a long chain of islands off the southern coast, over 30,000 lakes and the Everglades National Park. This park preserves the natural habitat for thousands of tropical plants and animals and is still home to Indian tribes.
Fort Lauderdale, the “Venice of America”, is a wealthy, safe and exclusive resort city. It is a dynamic financial centre and is considered the “yachting capital of America”. There are 40 km of sandy beaches, an average temperature of 25 Degrees and warm waters.
Fort Lauderdale is an attractive residential area and offers countless free-time activities. Blessed with over 3,000 hours of sunshine each year and pleasant year-round ocean breezes, world-famous Fort Lauderdale Beach offers premier opportunities for recreation, relaxation and enjoyment.
The University is the nation’s seventh largest, not-for-profit, independent university with more than 28,000 students and 103,000 alumni. It operates three campuses in Southern Florida, and has a presence in nine countries around the world.
State-of-the-art facilities with outdoor swimming pool, basketball courts, and softball fields. Indoor gymnasium with racquet ball courts, indoor climbing wall.
Our Residence Hall is a 5 story suite-style residence. It currently houses up to 320 students.
Each dorm room has two single beds and a private bathroom, air conditioning. Small lounges are located on every floor. A main lounge, classroom, laundry room and a kitchen are located on the lobby floor. Telephones are provided in the dorm room.
Common areas such as lounges and hallways are cleaned daily.
All meals are taken at the University on full-board (students have an evening meal on their day of arrival and breakfast and a lunchtime meal on their day of departure).
Prices & Dates
2, 3 or 4 week programmes
The Programme takes place from Sunday to Saturday. The camp is open from Sunday 5th July, for a return on Saturday, 1st August at the latest.
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An un-accompanied minor (UM) supplement is available if you want your child to be supervised on departure, during the flight and on arrival.
The prices for this programme are detailed in the table to the right.
- The English Language Programme
- Learning materials
- Accommodation with full board, double room (half board on weekends)
- Social activities and excursions
- Attendance certificate
- All administrative fees
- Assistance in obtaining a student visa if necessary
- Free access to Internet
- Airport transfers round-trip (Miami or Fort Lauderdale)
Prices do not include:
- Visa fees, when applicable
- Medical insurance
- No visa required for EU residents and Canadians
- Necessary travel documents: up-to-date passport and an ESTA declaration (we will help you with the procedures)
- Airports: Fort Lauderdale (FLL) or Miami (MIA)
- Return transfers included (FLL or MIA)
If you wish, we can book your flight for you. Please make this clear when you enrol.
If you wish to book your own flight, please verify the dates with us before doing so.
Have a look at what a group of students got up to in Fort Lauderdale: