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School Holiday Program (for Groups only)

CRICOS Code: N/A

Course Length: 1-2 weeks

Campus: Melbourne City

Hours: 25 hours per week (Mon – Fri)

Minimum No.: 12 students

Age: 12-17 years

*If you are 6 – 11 years old, please click here.

Course Overview:

The program is designed to help international students experience Australian culture and understand the Australian school system (Secondary school education), as well as improving their English language and communication skills.

The School Holiday Program will be the right choice for you if you want to:

  • enrol for 1-2 weeks of English study and are 12-17 years old
  • experience and understand the Australian education system (Secondary school education)
  • experience Australian culture and Melbourne city life
  • take part in a fun English learning environment, with a focus on speaking and listening
  • study in Australia in the near future

Timetable:

Week 1

Time Monday Tuesday
09:00-10:30 Welcome and
Introduction
Conversation and
pronunciation
10:30-10:45 Morning break
10:45-12:15 Australia and its
culture
Speaking fluently
12:15-13:15 Lunch break
13:15-14:15 Half day excursion
(city sightseeing)[outdoor classroom]
Listening activities
14:15-14:30 Afternoon break
14:30-15:30 Half day excursion
(city sightseeing)[outdoor classroom]
Music club
(playing the piano)
Or
Technology hub
(Lego challenge)
Time Wednesday Thursday
09:00-10:30 Tour to understand the
Australian education
system
Participating in
school activities
10:30-10:45 Morning break
10:45-12:15 Social activity Speaking and
listening activities
12:15-13:15 Lunch break
13:15-14:15 Discussion after
visiting school
Culture
14:15-14:30 Afternoon break
14:30-15:30 Robotics and
programming
Robotics and
programming
Time Friday
 09:00-15:30 Full day excursion

 

Week 2

Time Monday Tuesday
09:00-10:30 Conversation and
pronunciation
Visiting
Front Cooking
School   
(Kitchen of Dreams)
10:30-10:45 Morning break
10:45-12:15 Speaking fluently Social activities
12:15-13:15 Lunch break
13:15-14:15 Half day excursion
(city sightseeing)[outdoor classroom]
Talking about a
study experience
abroad and giving
your opinion
14:15-14:30 Afternoon break
14:30-15:30 Half day excursion
(city sightseeing)[outdoor classroom]
Music club
(playing the piano)
Or
Technology hub
(Lego challenge)
Time Wednesday Thursday
09:00-10:30 Class discussion Participating in
school activities
10:30-10:45 Morning break
10:45-12:15 Culture: Carnivals
and festivals
Describing your
journey
12:15-13:15 Lunch break
13:15-14:15 Speaking and
listening activities
Robotics and
programming
competition day!!!
14:15-14:30 Afternoon break
14:30-15:30 Robotics and
programming
Robotics and
programming
competition day!!!
Time Friday
 09:00-15:30 Full day excursion

 

Excursion List:

Full day excursion – Melbourne Zoo / Bushwalk & BBQ / Ferry trip to Williamstown

Half day excursion – Melbourne Aquarium / Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne / St. Kilda beach / Queen Victoria Market / Melbourne Museum /city graffiti

Programming Club:

  1. Beginner games and graphics programming – 2 weeks
  2. Beginner animation creation – 2 weeks
  3. Introductory website programming – 3 weeks
  4. Website template kit, for creating blogs etc – 2 weeks
  5. 3D world and game creation –  2 weeks

Guardianship:

Students who participate in this program must have a guardian. They must meet one of the three requirements listed below.

  • 21+ year old adult to accompany students from overseas
  • Student’s parents nominate an adult in Australia as a guardian (21+ years old)
  • Guardianship by Guardianship Australia
  • Application fee: $300
  • Service fee: $99 per week

Homestay:

Students and their teachers may apply for homestay.

Homestay placement fee: $200 per person

Twin share room: $ 310 week per person (3 meals are included)

Homestay will bring students to school for enrolment and pick up the students after school on the first day.

 

Fees:

 $750 per week

* Inclusive of all activities, excursions, and transportation fee during excursions where applicable.  Excludes daily lunch and transportation fee from/to school.

* Application and payment should be made 3 weeks prior to the commencement date.

How to Apply:

Please send an inquiry to study@ae.edu.au.   One of our staff will contact you.

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