Old Street Centre

Language in Action - Summer Centres

SUMMER CENTRES - FROM JUNE TO AUGUST

OLD STREET CENTRE
Zone 1 London
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Our most centrally located London summer language centre is located in Zone 1 and is just a short walk from Old Street tube station and fashionable Shoreditch. It doesn’t get much more central than this.

THE NEIGHBOURHOOD:

The Zone 1 location makes it ideal for exploring London by Tube or on foot. Old Street underground station is just a short walk from the accommodation. The area itself is considered one of the trendiest in London. Shoreditch is home to IT start-ups, artists, coffee shops, and the infamous Cereal Killer Cafe. Students are bound to appreciate the young, fashionable atmosphere of the area.

THE ACCOMMODATION:

As with all our residences in Central London, East Central House offer en-suite accommodation. Rooms are arranged in groups of five to seven around communal kitchens.There is also a common area and an enclosed outside area where students can enjoy the sunshine.

THE FOOD:

Breakfast is provided on-site in the shared kitchens. Lunch and dinner are provided at our New City College campus. The meals are a mixture of modern British food and international cuisine. Full-board accommodation is offered as standard. As always, we caters for any allergies and we will endeavour to tailor the menu to take student’s tastes into consideration.

THE SCHOOL:

New City College is our Zone 1 Shoreditch campus and is based right in the heart of Hoxton – the vibrant home and workplace of the fashion and creative industries and on the door step of Europe’s fastest-growing technology hub, Tech City. There’s plenty of space to study and learn. There’s also a spacious courtyard and buzzing student lounge with plenty of room for students to relax as well as a sports hall and Costa café. All classrooms have smart boards and modern equipment. Old Street underground station is a 10-minute walk away and Hoxton overground station is around the corner providing easy links across London.

SUMMER COURSES:

The course focus can be adjusted to students’ requirements but our carefully developed teaching programme is specifically aimed at improving oral communication. Trinity GESE exams, IELTS and Cambridge preparation can be offered on-site.

THE ACTIVITIES:

The activity programme is focused on London. Students will have the chance to explore everything this wonderful city has to offer and will also have time to get to know the local area including a visit to Brick Lane.