FAQ

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

General

The American Modular Program at OISE Boston teaches in groups of no more than 4 students. The English for Global Success Program at OISE San Francisco teaches in groups of no more than 5 students.

Young Learner programs are taught in groups of no more than 8 students.

Student nationalities on all courses are a mix of students from Europe, Asia and all around the world.

The minimum age for university students and professionals is 17 years.

The minimum age for teenagers is 14 years.

 

Teaching

An intensive one week course will deliver progress in accuracy and confidence. This can be accelerated if individual lessons are incorporated into the week of study.

Teachers are selected by their professional experience, their teaching qualifications and their personality. 

Locations

OISE schools are modern, purpose-designed learning spaces. Schools are equipped with classrooms for group and tutorial classes, independent study spaces, IT facilities and common areas with refreshments.

There is wifi in every school..

Activities

There are three cultural activities per week including walking tours, museum visits, music recitals etc.

Accommodation

Homestays are carefully chosen for the warmth of the host’s personality and their genuine interest in hosting international students

Professionals or retired people or young families

Travel

A taxi service can be arranged to greet you at the airport and take you to your accommodation address.

Young people are welcomed at the arrival point. OISE reception officers accompany the learners during the journey to their host families or their residences.

Health

In case of hospitalisation, OISE will contact the learner's repatriation insurance to request care.

If you are taking medication/require ongoing treatment, it is necessary to inform the adviser before departure so that the information is relayed to the OISE team on the spot. For air travel a prescription is needed to transport the drugs.