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London Richmond
Digby college

1, 2 or 3 weeks / August / residential / homestay
Start dates 16/8, 23/8

Digby Stuart College is part of Roehampton University, one of the top English universities known for its excellent academic facilities. The campus is a combination of old and modern style, surrounded by a large park and a  pond. Accommodation is available as standard or en-suite rooms, and students have their own chill out space  for use during the days and evenings. London city centre is just 20 minutes away by tube.


• Full board en-suite accommodation in single, twin or triple rooms
• Full board homestay accommodation in twin/triple rooms

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  • A traditional campus university experience with the bustling heart of central London just six miles away
  • Cutting edge facilities including a brand new, state-of-the-art Library
  • Richmond Park, the largest of London’s royal parks, is right on the doorstep of the campus
  • 20 English lessons: 15 hours of classroom instruction
  • Online placement test
  • MLA Taskbooks: five student books designed for the needs of learners of all levels of English
  • MLA Portfolio: learning resources, daily evaluation and attendance record, day by day topics, tasks completed and material used
  • E-board: a record of the learning progress by monitoring the students’ attendance, the content  developed in class, the topics and teaching aids used during the lessons
  • Certificate of attendance
  • End of course report
  • Activity Leaders throughout the period
  • Sport and Leisure: One Disco Night, one Karaoke Night, one Treasure Hunt, one Fashion Night, one Quiz Night, one Movie Night, sports sessions
  1. Full-day excursions by private bus and support of mother tongue staff:
    • Cambridge
    • Canterbury
    • Brighton
  2. Half-day excursions by private bus and support of mother tongue staff:
    • Windsor
    • Hampton Court
    • Leeds Castle
  3. Admission to local attractions and other nearby destinations:
    • London Eye
    • Tower of London
    • Madame Tussauds


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