Overview of Wycombe Abbey

Founded in 1896, Wycombe Abbey School is situated in Buckinghamshire, England. It is known to be among the top schools of UK in academic results, ranked the 1st in 2016 UK Academic Ranking. For 3 times, it was nominated by The Sunday Times to be the Independent Secondary School of the Year in UK. In The British School Ranking, the school has been the first during the last 2 years. Nearly 40% of its graduates are admitted to Oxford and Cambridge each year.

Wycombe Abbey School Summer Course

When and who should attend?

  • Age: 12-17

  • Quota: 30

  • Date: July 17- August 7, 2017

  • Departure city: Beijing, Shenzhen

  • Closing date: April 30, 2017

Wycombe Abbey School Summer Course is designed for teenagers aged 12-17. Based on different needs and English levels, it has 2 optional training camps for students to choose, Young Global Leader & Intensive Academics & General English and Extracurricular Learning.

Why choose Wycombe Abbey School Summer Course

  • academic school for girls in the UK

    Consistently ranked top 3 in terms of score results, the school sees 40% of its graduates get into Oxford, Cambridge and other prestigious universities each year.

  • Classmates from a diversity of cultures

    The course will be attended by students from diffrent countries . So students are able to make lots of friends here, gain a deep understanding of cultures and broaden international perspective.

  • Classes focusing on critical thinking

    Students who choose Young Global Leader & Intensive Academics will learn how to use language as a weapon and how to express themselves in interviews and negotiations.

  • Immersive British culture experience

    Students who select General English & Extracurricular Learning have diversified lessons. They will acquire English in combination with sports, excursions and other social programmes, which allows students to enjoy true British education.

  • Visit to scenic spots with strong cultural presence

    Get close to curve wreckers in Oxford and Cambridge; leave your footprints at London Bridge and; enjoy the magnificent scenery of London. It is a trip to explore the story of England, a trip to pioneer.

Course details

Young Global Leader & Intensive Academics Camp

A platform that allows students across the world to communicate and collaborate with each other. Students of different origins are able to freely express their own thoughts and opinions on hot topics covering politics, economics and culture. Intensive Academics is designed to strengthen students’ academic ability as well confidence and leadership, and to improve their verbal and written communication skills.

General English & Extracurricular Learning Camp

Small-class grouping ensures students to develop their individuality to the greatest extent. It helps with improving overall English level and strengthening pure British pronunciation.

  • General English

    15 hours a week. Students are going to learn English under a given context. The subjects are decided based on syllabus, mainly including countries and regions across the world; entertainment project; house and home; myths and legends; science, nature and technology; the past and the future.

  • Intensive Academics

    This programme comprises intensive teaching of 3 core subjects, namely Math, English and Science, which will be conducted by professionals in related subjects. The programme integrates functionality, interactivity and emphasis on learning through collaboration. Through a series of mock interview, students may also enhance their confidence and overall competitiveness for admission tests and interviews of English boarding school or other schools at home and abroad.

  • Debating and Critical Thinking

    Debating and Critical Thinking

    The programme is attended by students from different countries and with different complexions. These students will be divided into groups. Drawing on their knowledge acquisition and eloquence, they, as a team, express their thoughts and points despite different ones, and share their unique experiences in an international atmosphere. The programme explains teamwork spirit and brings cultural shock to students from different cultures and backgrounds, helping them to foster a wider perspective.

  • Extracurricular Learning

    Extracurricular Learning

    6 hours a week, consisting of various activities such as press interview, creative writing, art handwork, digital image, cooking, etc. Students need to submit a performance work for completion of the programme. Another 6 hours are reserved for various sports activities.

Looking Back

schedule

The 3-week Young Global Leader & Intensive Academics Camp│3-week General English & Extracurricular Learning
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    July 17

    AM: Registration, passport collection, dorm arrangement

    PM: Placement test on logical ability, critical thinking, English level

    Evening: Campus activities

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    July 18

    AM: Welcome activities, English class

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 19-21

    AM: English class

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 22

    Day: Oxford visit

    Evening: BBQ & Cinema Night

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    July 23

    Day: London tour

    Evening: Disco Night

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    July 24-27

    AM: Math

    PM: Young Global Leade

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 28

    AM: Math

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 29

    Day: Cambridge tour

    Evening: BBQ & Cinema Night

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    July 30

    Day: Cambridge tour

    Evening: Disco Night

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    July 31-August 3

    AM: Science

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    August 4

    AM: Science

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    August 5

    Day: Visit to Stonehenge or Windsor

    Evening: BBQ & Cinema Night

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    August 6

    Day: London tour

    Evening: Award ceremony, farewell party

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    August 7

    AM: go to airport after breakfast; return to China

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    July 17

    AM: Registration, passport collection, dorm arrangement

    PM: Placement test on logical ability, critical thinking, English level

    Evening: Campus activities

  •  

    July 18

    AM: Welcome activities, English class

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 19-21

    AM: English class

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 22

    Day: Oxford visit

    Evening: BBQ & Cinema Night

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    July 23

    Day: London tour

    Evening: Disco Night

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    July 24-27

    AM: Math

    PM: Young Global Leade

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 28

    AM: Math

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    July 29

    Day: Cambridge tour

    Evening: BBQ & Cinema Night

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    July 30

    Day: Cambridge tour

    Evening: Disco Night

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    July 31-August 3

    AM: Science

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    August 4

    AM: Science

    PM: Young Global Leader

    Evening: Dorm activities

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    August 5

    Day: Visit to Stonehenge or Windsor

    Evening: BBQ & Cinema Night

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    August 6

    Day: London tour

    Evening: Award ceremony, farewell party

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    August 7

    AM: go to airport after breakfast; return to China

* Please note that this schedule is subject to change due to bad weather or road conditions

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  • Holiday Course

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