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Located on a stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site along the River Thames, the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich is set in a charming area of the city and a borough rich in maritime history. Local attractions include the National Maritime Museum, the Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory and Greenwich Park – all just 15 minutes away from central London!
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Key Facts

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10 – 17 years

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15 contact hours per week

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University Campus

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Residential

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340 max beds per week

Highlights

  • Opportunity to study at a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is almost 300 years old
  • Full London experience
  • Visit Cambridge and Brighton
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About the programme

  • English levels: Elementary – Proficiency (programme can be adjusted to lower English levels)
  • Young learners’ syllabus available for students aged 9-11
  • Maximum class size: 16
  • Explore the Royal Borough of London
  • Discover London
  • 2 full day excursions

 

ACADEMIC CHOICE

  • Trinity GESE exam*
  • World of Work (ASL) syllabus: Available for students aged 14+ with minimum English level B1

 

*subject to demand and minimum student numbers required

 

Oxford International Junior Programmes understands that occasionally slightly young/older siblings or friends may wish to come in a group. Oxford International Junior Programmes reserves the right to accept students who are slightly younger or older than the advertised minimum/maximum age. These exceptional requestions must be approved by our admissions team in advance. Appropriate welfare and safety provisions will apply.

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Dates

1

Turn 1

02 July - 16 July

2

Turn 2

16 July - 30 July

3

Turn 3

30 July - 13 August

University of Greenwich

FACILITIES

Sports: Sports are held in the beautiful Greenwich Park, which offers 74 hectares of open green space for outdoor games

Other: We use a mixture of lecture theatres, classrooms and the Students Union bar on King William Walk for evening activities

ACCOMMODATION

  • Daniel Defoe residence is next to Greenwich railway and DLR stations
  • Single or twin en-suite rooms
  • Less than 5 minutes’ walk from Greenwich town centre and all the facilities this historic area has to offer
  • Canteen and student social space on the ground floor of the accommodation building

LOCAL TRANSPORT

Rail: Trains from Greenwich station go to Cannon Street station in central London every 10 minutes. The DLR from Greenwich station will take you past Canary Wharf into Bank Station.

Bus: The 188 bus from Greenwich Church Street takes you into central London through Waterloo and the Embankment. Buses to Lewisham include the 180 and the 199.

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University of Greenwich

Pepys Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9JF, UK

Greenwich station

Greenwich, Lambard House, Greenwich High Rd, London, Greenwich SE10 8JQ, UK

Central London

Charing Cross Underground Station, Charing Cross, London WC2N 5DR, UK

Greenwich Park

Great Cross Ave, Greenwich, London SE10 8XJ, UK

London Heathrow Airport

Condor Way, Longford, Hounslow TW6, UK

London Gatwick

North Terminal, Departures Rd, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0NP, UK

Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport, Bassingbourn Rd, Stansted CM24 1QW, UK

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Sample Programme

 MorningAfternoonEvening
Day 1ArrivalsArrivalsCampus tour and ice-breaker activities
Day 2Placement Test and Lesson 1Greenwich with walking tour and visit to Maritime Museum and Greenwich Photo ChallengeOn-site Activities
Day 3Lesson 2Lesson 3Welcome Disco
Day 4Visit to TATE Modern with views of St Paul's CathedralCity Cruise along the River Thames to/from campusOn-site Activities
Day 5Lesson 4Visit to Olympic Park (with visit to Westfield)International Evening
Day 6Lesson 5Entrance to British MuseumDisco
Day 7Full day excursion to Brighton by coachWalking tour of city with entrance to Sea Life CentreOn-site Activities
Day 8Half day to Camden with walking tour and visit to Regents ParkLesson 6On-site Activities
Day 9Half day to central London with visit to Kensington MuseumsLesson 7On-site Activities
Day 10Full day to central London by train with Politics and Royalty walking tourVisit to the National Gallery and shopping Covent GardenKaraoke/Lip Sync Battle
Day 11Lesson 8Lesson 9On-site Activities
Day 12Full day excursion to Cambridge OR Brighton by coachCambridge: Walking tour of city with entrance to King’s College
Brighton: Walking tour of city with entrance to Sea Life Centre.
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Day 13Visit to Hyde Park including the Serpentine and the Princess Diana Memorial FountainLesson 10Disco
Day 14Optional ExcursionOptional ExcursionOn-site Activities
Day 15DeparturesDeparturesDepartures

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