Speaking with Eloquence
- Regent London, England
Speaking with Eloquence
Participants join this programme with the clear intention to be driven by their tutors to study and practise under the individual stewardship of the teaching team. The large amount of individual coaching helps to provide students with the confidence and disposition to speak with eloquence.
Teachers push students to achieve to the maximum of their potential, and set milestones and goals for each student, with constant evaluation. This sets the pace for each learner to surpass their academic expectations and achieve more than they thought possible
Individual tuition provides participants with a learning experience tailored to their precise needs. The scholar is assigned a range of tutors throughout the day, who adopt the style and pace of their pedagogical approach to ensure that the individual before them can perform as confident speakers of their second language.
Students train to gain experience and acquire the skills necessary to present; they learn to express themselves, defend their ideas and captivate the attention of a small or large audience.
Objective of the stay
To develop speaking skills and strategies to communicate with eloquence and influence, to convince and inspire and engage with an audience.
Intensive for accelerated progress for specific purpose is more than one to one lessons, this method coaches the learner and creates strategies to identify obstacles and realise the personal ambitions of the learner.
- 15, 20 or 30 hours of tuition per week, including core skills lessons for grammatical structures, specialised vocabulary and syntax, and communication skills workshops for delivering a powerful presentation, including voice projection and body language.
- Students study the oracy skills necessary to speak more eloquently, articulate ideas and thoughts, influence others through talk, collaborate with peers and have the confidence to express their views.
- Interview skills and practise, for university admissions and to embark on a career.
- Homework tasks are set daily to allow learners to reflect on and consolidate what they have learned in the day, as well as prepare for the next day.
Self-confidence and the ability to speak with eloquence in English, thanks to a strong mastery of the nuances of the language in context and powerful verbal and non-verbal communication skills.
Staying in a homestay gives participants the chance to be fully immersed into the local culture of the destination, whilst also being able to practice the language in a relaxed and natural setting. No two students of the same mother tongue are placed with the same host, which enables students to broaden their scope in their use of the language and become familiar with expressing themselves. Homestay arrivals the Sunday before the course begins, and departures the Saturday after the course ends.
Residence accommodation is available in July and August for students who wish to have a greater sense of independence, and self-catering options allow for full flexibility. Residences provide students with a comfortable and clean room with a single bed, and en suite is available upon request. Available at an additional supplement.
The school can assist students with hotel recommendations in the local area, and is able to book selected hotels on behalf of students.
For students who wish to make their own accommodation arrangements.
The experience of living in London
London is an exhilarating cosmopolitan city of unrivalled opportunity. The world capital of fashion, finance, arts and entertainment, and host to some of the world’s best universities and most innovative colleges - all promoting a diverse international community.
The city is open-minded, forward-thinking and rich in creativity, it is also steeped in history with majestic architecture telling the stories of its past. Home to some of the world’s leading museums, galleries and theatres, London offers a wealth of cultural riches and experiences and allows students to develop their knowledge of art, history, architecture and literacy in tandem with their language skills.
A true metropolis, each district of the city offers a unique atmosphere. The historic central business district of the City of London offers stunning architecture, the concentration of museums and universities in Kensington and Chelsea are an integral part of the city’s world-class academic identity, whilst areas such as Bloomsbury are the heart of literacy and culture.
A truly global city, London is a natural focal point for world-class culture and offers an unparalleled experience.
This course is organised by Regent London, which is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English and is a member of English UK. Regent London is owned by OISE.
The cultural programme is designed to give students every opportunity to experience the best that London has to offer in a culturally enriching way, promoting the use of English in authentic situations whilst deepening their knowledge of history, architecture and the arts in the context of the city. Activities include walking tours, allowing students to become familiar with London and its history and culture, alongside visits to the city’s world-class museums and galleries and trips to the theatre and local events such as festivals.
The price includes tuition, half-board accommodation in a homestay, a cultural programme and all course materials.