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Top Summer Courses in English

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When looking to pursue a career in freelance writing, business or other fields where the English language may come into play, a Summer Course in English can give students a step up in pursuing their chosen career with a variety of class lengths, topics and intensity options.

Just what is a Summer Course in English? This is a class that can teach you the subject matter of a semester in a shortened time frame. This may be due to more classes per week or longer sessions. It allows the student to invest their time in a more intense manner of learning than with traditional classes. Class topics can vary but may include subject matters such as grammatical introductions, literature, composition and creative writing.

Taking a Summer Course in English allows a student to place a heavy focus on grasping the English language as well as how to construct it in the most purposeful way. It allows the building blocks of the language to become second nature while helping students learn how to write with an impact.

The cost of taking a summer class in English can vary based on the school that is chosen as well as which particular coursework is selected. Locations can be present in multiple countries and within different programs, so it is best to research a variety to get the one that best fits one’s budget.

English courses can assist in a multitude of careers. They are a good base for anyone interested in finding entry-level positions in fields such as business and industry. English courses also are helpful for those looking to join public relations and advertising firms. It is essential for those wanting to pursue careers in fields such as law, political science, public administration and communications. Want a career in journalism, technical writing or broadcasting? A strong grasp of English is a solid steppingstone.

Students interested in taking a Summer Course in English should research the various institutions that offer this particular class to find the best program to fit their needs. Different locations can vary on the length and types of coursework offered during summer months. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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PROFESSIONAL ENGLISH & PERSONAL BRANDING

Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences SUMMERSCHOOL
Campus 14 days July 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

As part of the World City Network, the Amsterdam Metropolitan area is home to many global players in various industries. International corporations and internationally networked professionals use Amsterdam as a hub from which they supply the international market. [+]

Overview

As part of the World City Network, the Amsterdam Metropolitan area is home to many global players in various industries. International corporations and internationally networked professionals use Amsterdam as a hub from which they supply the international market.

English is their working language and, consequently, there is an increasing demand for professionals who are both fluent in English and have excellent business communication skills. How do you present yourself in such a competitive job market?

Course content

If your aim is to one day work in a professional, international environment then this is the course for you. It will help you discover and develop your talents and provide the tools you need to sell your personal brand across the world. The course further aims to provide you with an English level that will enable you to work successfully in a professional, international setting. Intercultural awareness is also a major focus point during the course. An international group of participants will be your playground and you will work on assignments that will give you insight into your own unique selling points as well as bring you into contact with professionals and organisations in the Amsterdam area.... [-]


Summer camp - Canada Platinum

Columbia International College
Campus Full time 4 weeks June 2018 Canada Hamilton

This four-week ESL camp program features an exciting blend of nature and culture, where half-day and full-day ESL classes are balanced with overnight trips to famous tourist destinations, day excursions to Hamilton landmarks, fun evening activities, and the love of our caring and fun-loving camp counsellors. [+]

This four-week ESL camp program features an exciting blend of nature and culture, where half-day and full-day ESL classes are balanced with overnight trips to famous tourist destinations, day excursions to Hamilton landmarks, fun evening activities, and the love of our caring and fun-loving camp counsellors.

Platinum camp is special because of our popular overnight excursions, which offer campers a chance to immerse themselves in some of the country’s most cosmopolitan cities and develop their leadership skills in the Canadian wilderness.

A six-day tour of Eastern Canada features the cultural and architectural majesty of Montreal and Quebec City (where campers can try speaking French); the rich history of Ottawa, the nation’s capital; and the beautiful 1000 Islands area of eastern Lake Ontario. A four-day trip to Bark Lake connects campers to the outdoors, where they canoe, swim, climb, hike and develop lifelong friendships around the campfire.... [-]


Summer School (Helsinki School of Business)

Edunation
Campus Full time 4 weeks July 2018 Finland Helsinki

Are you interested in entrepreneurship, improving your English skills and discovering Helsinki and Finland? Join the HELBUS Helsinki School of Business Summer School! [+]

Are you interested in entrepreneurship, improving your English skills and discovering Helsinki and Finland? Join the HELBUS Helsinki School of Business Summer School!

During your summer business school in Helsinki, you will participate in academic courses in two subjects: Entrepreneurship and English.

Entrepreneurship course

The course provides an introduction to entrepreneurship, from identifying a business opportunity to writing a business plan. Topics include the following:

how to identify a business opportunity, how to evaluate the viability of an opportunity, how to identify potential obstacles, how to create operational plans.

Finally, students learn how to write a business plan. The workload of the course is equivalent to 4 ECTS units.... [-]


English Today

International Programs at Tufts University
Campus Full time 3 - 6 weeks August 2019 USA Medford

Tufts faculty draw upon students' unique contributions to their classes and their own creativity. Teachers are available outside of class for individual appointments. In this way, each student receives individual attention. [+]

Four- and Six-Week

The English Today four- and six-week programs are designed for individuals ages 17 years or older who desire a combination of classes and activities to make the most of their summer in Boston. Tufts faculty draw upon students' unique contributions to their classes and their own creativity. Teachers are available outside of class for individual appointments. In this way, each student receives individual attention. Evening tutoring sessions led by Tufts English Language and International Program staff provide support for you in completing homework assignments and discovering new aspects of American culture. When you enroll in an English Today program, you have access to all of the following options for learning:... [-]


Academic English and Business Administration and Management Summer School

Nakhchivan State University
Campus Full time September 2018 Azerbaijan Nakhchivan

The specialty of General Medicine was opened at the faculty of Medicine of NSU in 2011. The education duration of the specialty of General Medicine is 6 years. [+]

Academic English + Business Administration and Management Summer School 2017

Intensive language courses designed to give participants the opportunity to develop their foreign language (English) and Business Administration and Management Classes Summer School offers a set of language classes designed for undergraduates, graduates, and working professionals keen to gain academic enrichment over a short period of time. These classes focus on vocabulary, writing, speaking and business administration. The total number of academic teaching is 60 hours (within 4 weeks) for the duration of the programme, which we tend to split up equally between each week.

INFORMATION FOR SUMMER 2017 WILL BE AVAILABLE IN APRIL 2017, WHEN REGISTRATION WILL OPEN.... [-]


Summer Programme - based in Chester

South Cheshire College
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom Chester

2-week European summer programme 8-21 July 2018 based in Chester [+]

2-week European summer programme 8-21 July 2018 based in Chester

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English & German Summer Course

University of Kassel
Campus Full time Part time 4 weeks June 2018 Germany Kassel + 1 more

The International Summer University at Kassel is a unique short-term education program especially dedicated to international students. Every year about 50 participants take seminar classes in one of three specially created modules, focusing on the main issues of the current globalization trends

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International Summer University Kassel

Summer Courses in the Heart of Europe The International Summer University at Kassel is a unique short term education program specially dedicated to international students. Every year about 50 participants take seminar classes in one of three specially created modules, focusing on the main issues of the current globalization trends:

Engineering – Environment and Innovation Culture – International communication and German culture Nano science – Molecules and technology

According to their personal interest students are able to gain useful insights in the chosen field of study and improve their intercultural communication skills in a highly international learning environment. The university program is combined with several leisure time activities, such as workshops, excursions and a German language course, which is offered at different levels. Kassel's location in central Germany makes other destinations in Germany and Europe easily reachable within a few hours. Excursions to Berlin, Frankfurt or the historic city of Marburg are included in the program. In addition, students will be accommodated at a host family for the time of their stay. Due to this structure the program guarantees a broad and realistic impression of German culture, historical heritage and daily life in modern society. ... [-]


English Summer Course

West London English School
Campus Full time 4 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom London

Our English Summer Courses are great way to improve your English skills while exploring all that London has to offer this summer. We have two packages available for students who would like to discover and experience London, capital of the United Kingdom and one of the greatest cities in the world. [+]

Our English Summer Courses are great way to improve your English skills while exploring all that London has to offer this summer. We have two packages available for students who would like to discover and experience London, capital of the United Kingdom and one of the greatest cities in the world.

English Language Summer Course (Option A) General English Full-time – 4 weeks Accommodation with host family bed & breakfast single/double room (single occupant) Social programme at least 4 events 4 United Kindom tours Airport pick up from Heathrow or Gatwick*

Price: £1,545

English Language Summer Course (Option B) General English Full-time – 4 weeks Shared accommodation self-contained room (2 people)* Social programme at least 4 events 4 United Kindom tours Airport pick up Heathrow or Gatwick* ... [-]

English Language Course Summer 2018

Westminster Kingsway College
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 36 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

Westminster Kingsway College has excelled as a language centre for over 100 years, and its location in Soho means that you will be able to explore and enjoy life at the vibrant heart of the capital. Our courses are for non-native English speakers (EU and worldwide) who want to improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills, and develop confidence to communicate in English. Courses are offered at Elementary, Intermediate and Upper Intermediate levels and are the perfect way to enjoy London during the summer, while studying English and making friends with students from all over the world. [+]

English Language Summer Courses

We offer Summer English courses from July to August. The perfect way to enjoy London during the Summer, while studying English and making friends with students from all over the world.

Key Information: Where : Soho Centre When: 2 July to 24 August 2018 Dureation: Minimim 2 weeks Class Size: 20 max (Average 16) Tuition Fees: £150 GBP per week

Westminster Kingsway College has excelled as a language centre for over 100 years, and its location in Soho means that you will be able to explore and enjoy life at the vibrant heart of the capital.

Our courses are for non-native English speakers (EU and worldwide) who want to improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills, and develop confidence to communicate in English. Courses are offered at Elementary, Intermediate and Upper Intermediate levels and are the perfect way to enjoy London during the summer, while studying English and making friends with students from all over the world.... [-]


Summer Academic English Courses in California

University of California, Irvine - Summer Session
Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2018 USA Irvine

Students who wish to improve their English speaking, writing, and conversation skills can enroll in Academic English 29 courses. [+]

Summer Academic English Course in California

Students who wish to work on their English language skills may elect to enroll in Academic English 29 courses as well as those students who do not meet the program's English language requirements. These courses will improve your English speaking, writing, and conversation skills.

Advanced Conversation (2 units) Business English (2 units) Film, Media and American Culture (2 units) University Writing & Communication (4 units) Television, Culture, and Communication (2 units) American English and Culture through Short Stories (2 units) Why Study at UCI?

The ultimate university experience awaits you this summer at the University of California, Irvine, recognized globally for its excellence in academics and research. Our ranking as 9th among the nation’s best public universities, according to the annual U.S. News & World Report, is a testament to the caliber of our academic reputation. UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location.... [-]


Summer Youth ESL Camps

Inlingua Victoria College of Languages
Campus Full time 1 - 6 weeks Open Enrollment Canada Victoria

The Summer Youth Camp is designed for students between 10 and 15 years of age and all abilities who want to improve their English skills. [+]

The Summer Youth Camp is designed for students between 10 and 15 years of age and all abilities who want to improve their English skills. Students in this program will find that their English improves quickly and their confidence in speaking grows with each passing day. Teachers are certified and highly experienced in both public and private sectors to provide students with the best education possible. Students will also learn through activities to engage students in their learning, Canadian culture, and making new friends!

Classes 15hrs/wk: Mon-Fri 9:00am – 12:30pm + 6 Activities/wk Mon-Sat

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Fencing Summer School Program

ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom Cambridge

Set in the medieval surrounding of Cambridge University, ISSOS offers a unique fencing elective. Students who choose our fencing program will learn from British Fencing Association coaches. This three-week course is designed for students of all abilities and levels of physical fitness. Professional coaching and group exercises will assist students to develop quickly in what is one of the most elite and exciting sports around. [+]

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university town of Cambridge. Students who gain a place at ISSOS will be able to create a personalised three-week program to suit both their academic needs and wider interests, by choosing one academic and one elective program.

Mornings at ISSOS are dedicated to academic study and our high-quality academic programs. Classes meet daily for three hours and, unlike other summer schools, we limit numbers in order to guarantee that all our students will benefit from small class sizes and individual attention. Academic Program Options:... [-]


Presessional English for Academic Purposes - Law

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 10 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Designed for students who are close to their English language requirement, this five-week course has been developed with the School of Law. [+]

Designed for students who are close to their English language requirement, this 10-week course has been developed with the School of Law.

Offered jointly with the Centre for English Language Education, which is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English in the UK, it provides you with the best preparation to join postgraduate degrees in law, particularly LLM.

What you will learn

Over the course of the 10 weeks, the main aims of the bridging program are to:

develop and improve your English language and analytical skills; prepare you for academic study; introduce a critical and reflective approach to the study; introduce the skills of working collaboratively with others; provide you with support and guidance. What you will do ... [-]

Summer Program 2018

London Language Institute
Campus Part time 3 - 4 weeks September 2018 Canada London

The Summer programs at London Language Institute have been very popular with students from all around the world. The focus of this short-term program is to introduce many of the wonderful sights and activities Canada has to offer while working on English skills in the classroom. [+]

The Summer programs at London Language Institute have been very popular with students from all around the world. The focus of this short-term program is to introduce many of the wonderful sights and activities Canada has to offer while working on English skills in the classroom. Celebrating our 19th year!

Applications should be submitted at least 30 days in advance of a program. 60 days is recommended to assure visa processing and accommodation arrangements are completed on time.

Please note that many groups may offer different pricing with additional value added services - contact the office for details.

PROGRAM INCLUDES: 18 hours per week of ESL study. Accommodations and meals provided by a Canadian homestay family. Return airport transfer from the Lester B. Pearson airport in Toronto. Unlimited local transporation - bus pass for local transit. Weekly local activities in London. Farewell barbeque with teachers and homestay families. One out of town excursion each week including: Niagara Falls CN Tower in Toronto, Ontario Water Rafting Canada's Wonderland [-]

Junior English and Activity Summer Homestay

St. Angela's College Sligo, a College of the National University of Ireland, Galway
Campus Full time 2 - 4 weeks July 2018 Ireland Sligo

This summer St. Angela’s College offers you a unique opportunity to undertake an English language immersion programme in the beautiful setting of County Sligo in the North West of Ireland. [+]

This summer St. Angela’s College offers you a unique opportunity to undertake an English language immersion programme in the beautiful setting of County Sligo in the North West of Ireland. Sligo is a vibrant seaside town with lots of cultural family events throughout the summer months. Students will have the opportunity to be truly immersed in an environment that is safe and friendly for all ages. Boys and girls aged 11 – 16 will improve their English and experience Ireland’s incredible beaches and landscapes through activities and outdoor adventure sports. Learn to surf along the Wild Atlantic Way, hike Ireland’s beautiful mountains and stand-up paddle board along scenic lakes. The programme will run for the 4 full weeks of July. Children can join for 2, 3 or 4 weeks to ensure the best opportunity to develop their English language skills.... [-]