Kings Summer Central London (South Bank) Residential Centre 2016

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Factsheet for our Summer Course at Central London (South Bank) in 2016



    Our new Central London Residential Summer Centre is based at Londons South Bank University.

    Enjoying a superb location right in the heart of the city, it offers modern facilities and single en suite

    accommodation with spectacular views of the Shard and the London Eye.

    Central London (South Bank)

    Courses offeredSummer Course

    This course is the perfect choice for juniors and

    teenagers who would like to spend time in the

    heart of the city of London. With a fantastic

    location, close to Big Ben and the London Eye,

    students enjoy daily excursions to the citys

    main attractions.

    Key information

    Course length: 1 8 weeks

    Start dates: 26 June; 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, July; 7, 14

    August. Standard arrival/departure day is Sunday.

    1 week bookings are accepted for 26 June, 7, 14

    August only

    Course ends: 21 August

    Lessons: 15 hours of English lessons per week

    Age range: 12 17 (14+ for individuals)

    Maximum class size: 15

    Minimum entry level: Beginner

    Included in the price of all courses

    15 hours of English lessons per week

    Full-board residential accommodation

    Full programme of evening activities

    Full-day excursions every Saturday and Sunday

    Daily trips to London attractions

    At least one excursion entrance fee per week

    Placement test

    Internet access

    End-of-course certificate

    24-hour supervision

    School bank service

    Weekly travel card included for use on the London underground and buses (zones 1 and 2).

    The Kings Summer Centre at South Bank is accredited by the British Council.

    For further information please contact us at:, or on +44 (0)1273 917166

    Centre facilities

    Single en suite bedrooms

    New dining and classroom building

    Indoor sports hall

    Student social area

    Pay-per-use laundry (approximately 2 per


    Internet access with wifi in most areas

    Indoor sports hall on-site

    Full-day excursions into Central London are a regular feature

    NEW for 201


  • Residential accommodation

    Students at Southbank are accommodated at

    David Bomberg House. All rooms are single with

    private bathrooms arranged into flats . Each flat

    shares a common room/kitchen (kitchens not to

    be used for cooking). This residential block is a

    few minutes walk from the main university site.

    Meal plan

    Full-board. Breakfast, lunch and dinner every

    day. Lunch and dinner are usually hot (with

    packed lunches on full-day excursions) and

    there is usually a choice of at least two main

    courses. We can cater for vegetarian and other

    dietary requirements on request.


    The London Eye

    The South Bank campus enjoys an excellent central location

    Communal areas in the accommodation block

    Airports and distances

    Heathrow 1 hour

    Gatwick 1 hour

    Stansted 1 hour

    St. Pancras Intl Station 20 minutes

    Travel times stated are average times based on a transfer by taxi


    Provisional Excursions 2016

    Weeks 1, 4, 7

    Westminster with walk-ing tour


    London Eye Half-day

    Natural History Museum Half-day

    Covent Garden shopping Half-day

    Brighton with Brighton Aquarium


    Weeks 2, 5, 8

    Hampton Court Palace Full-day

    St. Pauls Cathedral Half-day

    Science Museum Half-day

    Thames River Cruise Half-day

    Imperial War Museum Half-day

    Oxford tour and shop-ping


    Weeks 3, 6

    Greenwich Maritime Museum and Greenwich Market


    National Portrait Gallery Half-day

    Tate Britain Half-day

    Madame Tussauds Half-day

    Westfield Shopping Centre


    Canterbury with Cathedral


    Sample timetableSunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

    Morning Canterbury with


    Book-based lesson Book-based lesson Book-based lesson Visit to Natural History


    Covent Garden Oxford tour and

    shoppingProject-based lesson Project-based lesson Project-based lesson


    Afternoon Walking tour

    Westminster area

    Visit to London Eye Sports Afternoon Book-based lesson Book-based lesson

    Project-based lesson Group project lesson

    and certificate



    Evening Games night Bankside walk Disco Movie night Late night shopping Quiz night Karaoke