A great way to learn English and enjoy the best of Wales in the summer
Our General English Summer Programme is a full-time course perfect for you if you want to:
We offer 2, 4, and 6 week courses. See Apply Now for details.
The General English Summer Programme offers 2, 4, and 6 week courses which will build your confidence in using General English. You are taught in classes which are suitable for your level of English and which will help you to develop the following skills:
Each week includes 22 hours of organised tuition and the maximum class size is 18. Download a sample General English Summer Timetable to find out more about a typical week.
The course also includes social events and excursions to local places of interest. Please see the Trips section for more information.
The General English Summer gives you everything you need to maximise your confidence and improve your English language skills
An important part of the General English Summer Programme are the integrated social activities and trips. These are an excellent opportunity for you to socialise with the international mix of students on the course and to practise your English outside the classroom. In recent years, General English Summer programme students have enjoyed the following:
The cost of trips are included in the course fees. Entrance to certain museums are extra, but a free alternative is offered. There is a small charge (approx. £10.00 per person) for the social events to cover the cost of food, refreshments, and bowling. Entry to the Gower Heritage Centre is £7.50.
Dates and Fees
2018 Course Dates
|Starting 02 July 2018||Starting 16 July 2018||Starting 30 July 2018|
02 July - 13 July 2018
16 July - 27 July 2018
30 July - 10 August 2018
02 July - 27 July 2018
16 July - 10 August 2018
02 July - 10 August 2018
2018 Course Fees
|2 weeks||4 weeks||6 weeks|
Course fees include books and course material.
The minimum age to attend the General English Summer Programme at ELTS is 16 years old. There is no maximum age.
ELTS has a duty of care to safeguard all students aged under 18 in its care. ELTS will ensure the safety and protection of all under 18s enrolled on its programmes through adherence to the Safeguarding guidelines that we have adopted.
We will endeavour to ensure that under 18s are protected whilst studying at ELTS. We will do this by:
For more information or to ask a question about summer accommodation, please check the university's summer accommodation page, which is updated each year during May before the start of our summer courses, or send a message to email@example.com.
Students aged under 18 who travel as individual must arrange accommodation on campus with Residential Services. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to arrange this.
Students aged under 18 may arrange accommodation privately if they travel with family or have family based in Swansea who they will live with during their time here
If you are aged under 18, you will need to complete and return a parent/guardian consent form. ELTS Admissions will not be able to process any application that does not have a signed parent/guardian consent form.
To apply please download and complete the General Summer Programme 2018 Application Form and return it to:
General English Summer Programme 2018 Course Application
2nd Floor Digital Technium Building
Or email your application form to: email@example.com
For admission queries, please phone: +44 (0)1792 295111
If you are an agent or are applying via an agent, please make sure that you complete the agent contact details at the top of this form.
For more information regarding this course or any others we run at ELTS please contact Jen Welti.