The English Immersion programme at Immerse Education enables students to improve their knowledge of English, both written and spoken, whilst living in the stunning and inspirational grounds of the Royal Hospital School. Students attending the English Immersion course benefit from an English programme which has been developed by EFL experts and learning is maximised through small class sizes. Our teachers use dynamic, interactive and fun teaching methods to help push students to their absolute potential . Students will also have a chance to participate in a range of cultural activities outside of the classroom, such as excursions to London and Cambridge University. This is will provide context and the chance for students to try out the skills they have learned in class, as well as building an appreciation of the English Language and its homeland! Immerse Education, established since 2012, strives to promote a coherent, multi-cultural approach to learning the English language. A winner of the Queen’s Award in 2016 and accredited by the British Accreditation Council, we ensure a safe and secure environment whilst providing an opportunity for students to share ideas and focus on the positive aspects of actively expanding their English abilities.
Camp Framlingham is a traditional-looking boarding school with a modern, contemporary campus looking over Ed Sheeran’s “Castle on the Hill”, ideal for older teenagers who want a holiday to England where they can improve their English, meet new people and visit some of England’s most popular cities. On-campus there are acres of lawn for activities or relaxing with friends, and the local town is only moments away with shops and cafés to hang out in as well as some amazing city excursions to London, Cambridge or Norwich.
Camp Finborough is the ultimate adventurous camp experience – the activities on offer are endless and they go a long way in supporting language development. The programme is varied, with a selection of activity sessions on offer for everyone all designed to encourage constant use of English for listening and communication. In addition to crate climbing, quad biking, games, and sports, Camp Finborough also has a river for water-based activities such as kayaking, canoeing and raft building and two woodland areas for climbing, abseiling, bush craft, and campfires! To benefit the most from our English course at Finborough, we recommend that children have at least one year of English experience before coming to camp. We offer a range of levels suitable for age and ability of 10 to 14 year olds ranging from Preliminary (A1) to Intermediate (B1). English lessons at Xplore are totally different to school; firstly our class sizes are small, with a maximum of 12 children per class this allows focused integration with other learners and the teacher. We also make sure to utilise a range of teaching approaches suitable for a range of learners, this makes the classes really interactive and encourages learners to have fun whilst learning which can enhance development. At the end of the 2-week course, learners will complete an examination for the level they have been learning at. We will then receive a certificate from Anglia Examinations, which confirms your English level in accordance with the European Framework of Reference. Classroom learning time per week is 20 hours and our class sizes are same with approximately 12 students per teacher. For students achieving a passing grade or higher for B1, they will receive an Ofqual approved certificate through Anglia Examinations partnership with AIM Awards.
St Joseph’s College is a 3-18 traditional British independent school for boys and girls. Whilst the majority of students are from the UK, the College also welcomes international students and has a diverse mix of students from countries across the world including France, Spain, Germany, Sri Lanka, UAE, Fiji, Russia, Nigeria, Taiwan, Malaysia, and China. The College was founded in 1937 and has links with top-ranking universities and employers across the UK. St Joseph’s is situated on a beautiful, 60-acre green campus, with space for students to learn and live in a safe and stimulating environment. The School has fabulous facilities which support students’ academic and personal development including: • A new and bespoke Sixth Form Centre • A Chapel for music concerts, assemblies, services, and school gatherings • A new Technology Centre • Classrooms with the latest ICT facilities • A suite of Science laboratories • A Creative & Performing Arts centre • A fully resourced Library • Refectory for dining • Outstanding Sports facilities including a Sports Hall, Fitness Suite and flood-lit Astro-turf • A separate Prep School St Joseph’s is located in Ipswich in the South-East of England with excellent transport links and easy access to both London and Cambridge – one hour by train to both cities. Ipswich train station is five minutes’ from the College. The College offers a wide range of GCSE and A-level courses including a Foundation A-level course. IELTS tuition is also provided within the school fees for Sixth Form students, with additional small group EAL tuition during the school day, on Saturday mornings and also during ‘Boarding Plus’ weeks. Our commitment to the sport of all kinds is a hallmark of life at St Joseph’s College. As a centre for competitive sports, we have a national reputation, enhanced by our recent multi-million-pound investment in new artificial turf hockey pitches, tennis and netball courts, and new changing facilities. Alongside our major sports, there are opportunities for pupils of all abilities to participate in a diverse range of activities. These include trampoline, badminton, golf, swimming, squash, table tennis, athletics, and gymnastics. A significant number of boys and girls represent the county in sports including rugby, hockey, netball, cricket, swimming, and tennis. Some of these pupils go on to achieve national recognition in their chosen sports, with boys’ rugby being a particular strength. Our coaching staff includes former international players in cricket, rugby, hockey, and handball.
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Ipswich that is right for you. There are English courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.