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London Scholastica Academy 2019

LONDON SCHOLASTICA 2019

Explore your future this summer on our London Summer School

EXPERIENCE LONDON WITH OUR

2019 LONDON SUMMER SCHOOL

London is a city steeped in history. You can watch a play in Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, admire the Queen’s official residence at Buckingham Palace, or visit the ancient Palace of Westminster, seat of the British government for the past 1000 years.

But London doesn’t look backwards. Today, it’s home to scientists, musicians, bankers, lawyers, journalists and fashion designers. From start-ups in Shoreditch to think tanks in Westminster and research institutes in Bloomsbury, this is a city on the cutting-edge.

Experience the excitement of London on our academic summer courses for 12-18 year olds. You’ll explore your subject with our expert tutors, going beyond the classroom with our university-style teaching and practical, interactive approach, to see for yourself what it’s like to study your subject at University level. Along the way, you’ll make friends from around the world, experience independence, and immerse yourself in the UK’s dynamic capital city, for the most memorable summer of your life.

EXPERIENCE LONDON

London is a city steeped in history. You can watch a play in Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, admire the Queen’s official residence at Buckingham Palace, or visit the ancient Palace of Westminster, seat of the British government for the past 1000 years.

But London doesn’t look backwards. Today, it’s home to scientists, musicians, bankers, lawyers, journalists and fashion designers. From start-ups in Shoreditch to think tanks in Westminster and research institutes in Bloomsbury, this is a city on the cutting-edge.

Experience the excitement of London on our academic summer courses for 12-18 year olds. You’ll explore your subject with our expert tutors, going beyond the classroom with our university-style teaching and practical, interactive approach, to see for yourself what it’s like to study your subject at University level. Along the way, you’ll make friends from around the world, experience independence, and immerse yourself in the UK’s dynamic capital city, for the most memorable summer of your life.

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NATIONALITIES WERE REPRESENTED BY SCHOLASTICA STUDENTS IN 2018

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OUT OF 10 STUDENTS HAD ONE OF THE MOST MEMORABLE SUMMERS OF THEIR LIFE

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OUT OF 10 PARENTS SAID WOULD RECOMMEND THE EXPERIENCE

“Defintely the most memorable and exciting experience I’ve ever had in my life. I took a course in International Relations and I learned from a global perspective. I met people from all over the world, such as Romania, Russia, Australia, Dubai, and the UK. As a Southern Californian, it really took me out of the bubble that is where I live – it was amazing to come in contact with so many cultures. 10/10 would do again.”

Neil Bhatia, USA

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WHY CHOOSE A SUMMER WITH LONDON SCHOLASTICA?

EXPERIENCE LONDON

Whether this is your first time in London or your hundredth, there’ll always be something new for you to discover in this dynamic city.

You’ll be free to explore and experience independence, living like a university student in the heart of Central London and with the River Thames on your doorstep. Be a Londoner with our busy timetable of cultural, educational and fun activities.

EXPERIENCE A DIFFERENT WAY OF LEARNING

We’ve designed our courses to be as engaging and hands-on as possible, mirroring the style of teaching you can expect at University.

The courses follow our Learn, See and Do philosophy, so you will not only learn the theory behind your subject in our inspirational Classes, but you’ll also see it in action in your Hero session, and put it into practice in your Challenge.

EXPERIENCE A DIFFERENT WAY OF LEARNING

We’ve designed our courses to be as engaging and hands-on as possible, mirroring the style of teaching you can expect at University.

The courses follow our Learn, See and Do philosophy, so you will not only learn the theory behind your subject in our inspirational Classes, but you’ll also see it in action in your Hero session, and put it into practice in your Challenge.

EXPERIENCE LONDON’S BRIGHTEST MINDS

You’ll be taught by our team of subject experts, many of whom are educators and researchers at the UK’s top universities. They are passionate about their subjects and on the cutting-edge of their fields, and will help you discover and explore your interests.

We also have a friendly staff team of university students, who are always available for a chat about their subjects and interests.

EXPERIENCE YOUR FUTURE

At Scholastica, we want to help you discover, explore and prepare for your future. Our Classes and Masterclasses are designed to give you the skills you’ll need to succeed academically and in your career, while also getting a taster of university life. You’ll live in student halls owned by the London School of Economics, you’ll take responsibility for some of your learning through independent study, and you’ll have the freedom to explore Central London with your new friends.

EXPERIENCE YOUR FUTURE

At Scholastica, we want to help you discover, explore and prepare for your future. Our Classes and Masterclasses are designed to give you the skills you’ll need to succeed academically and in your career, while also getting a taster of university life. You’ll live in student halls owned by the London School of Economics, you’ll take responsibility for some of your learning through independent study, and you’ll have the freedom to explore Central London with your new friends.

EXPERIENCE INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIP

Last summer, 85 nationalities were represented at Scholastica. You’ll be exposed to opinions, cultures and experiences that may be different from your own, and you’ll gain a new, global perspective on world issues.

Our students leave the summer school with friends from all over the world, and have often travelled to visit each others’ homes after the summer school – Scholastica reunions have taken place in Cairo, Brussels and Sydney!

EXPERIENCE CONFIDENCE

We often hear that Scholastica students return home after their time on the summer school more motivated in their studies and more confident in their approach to their futures. We hope that by giving you the skills and knowledge you’ll need to succeed, you’ll feel more confident in taking risks and expanding your comfort zone. You’ll also develop your communication skills and a sense of independence.

EXPERIENCE CONFIDENCE

We often hear that Scholastica students return home after their time on the summer school more motivated in their studies and more confident in their approach to their futures. We hope that by giving you the skills and knowledge you’ll need to succeed, you’ll feel more confident in taking risks and expanding your comfort zone. You’ll also develop your communication skills and a sense of independence.

EXPERIENCE THE UK

Londoners tend to think that London is the centre of the world and the only place worth visiting. But you’ll have the chance to decide for yourself, as we’ll go on day trips to Oxford (to see the world-famous University) and Brighton (a classic British seaside resort, and the favourite retreat of Queen Victoria) to see more of what the UK has to offer.

EXPERIENCE FAMILY

London Scholastica is for life, not just for summer! When you leave the summer school, you’ll become part of a global family of alumni and we’ll continue to support you as you move through the next steps of your journey.

You’ll be able to access Scholastica Inspires, our resource hub of subject-specific articles, videos and podcasts; you can apply for the Scholastica Foundation, which provides advice, publicity and funding for charitable projects set up by alumni, and you can sign up for Scholastica Be, our brand-new mentoring and tutoring programme for continued support.

EXPERIENCE FAMILY

London Scholastica is for life, not just for summer! When you leave the summer school, you’ll become part of a global family of alumni and we’ll continue to support you as you move through the next steps of your journey.

You’ll be able to access Scholastica Inspires, our resource hub of subject-specific articles, videos and podcasts; you can apply for the Scholastica Foundation, which provides advice, publicity and funding for charitable projects set up by alumni, and you can sign up for Scholastica Be, our brand-new mentoring and tutoring programme for continued support.

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