Academic Camp Germany

Age range: 12-17

Dates: 02-30/07/2022

Language of instruction: German, English

Programs: Explorers program, Engagers program

Prices: From EUR 3000/2-week program 

Welcome to Academic Summer in Germany in a majestic castle in the town of Hamm, North Rhine-Westphalia. AS helps you achieve your academic goals in a dynamic, friendly and supportive environment. This program is excellent if you are considering studying in Germany or if you want to stay in the EU this summer on an academic program. For those students who are interested in studying at German universities, there will be opportunities during the course to find out more about this.

FACILITIES

  • Football pitch
  • Table tennis,
  • 2 Tennis courts,
  • Basketball court
  • Beach volleyball court
  • Swimming and canoeing are available in the river Lippe

 

ACCOMMODATION

 The school offers a variety of comfortable and spacious bedrooms with shared bathrooms in the historical castle. Most bedrooms accommodate two students, there are some bedrooms for three or four students. Girls and boys are accommodated on different floors.

Programs

Explorers (12-14): You will study a full curriculum that includes language and literature, mathematics, sciences, social studies, and arts. You can choose Explorers course in German or English

Engagers (15-17): You can choose from the following subjects in English:

Applied mathematics, Art, Economics, Business & entrepreneurship, English & Essay writing, Presentation & interviews, Science. Social studies, Theory of knowledge (ToK), World literature

You can choose from the following subjects in German:

German linguistics (study of language, essay writing & presentations), STEM, Landeskunde-includes German cultural & social studies, history & economics

Leisure

CPD accredited leadership course-lecture style learning and group activities designed to develop lifelong leadership skills.

Chose from athletics (fitness, running, relay, jumping)​, games (football, basketball, floor hockey), food technology (culinary skill, baking and cooking), arts and crafts (tie-dye, ceramics, art room)​, drama (dance, theatre, screen play, singing)​, outdoors education (campfire building, orienteering, geocaching)​ and English workshop.

Schloss Heesen is located on the river Lippe and has it’s very own island so together we can try a variety of watersports including kayaking, canoeing and lake water skiing. 

EXCURSIONS

One full day and one half day excursions will enable you to see the beautiful country that is Germany – you will visit places such as Bonn, Hamm, Dortmund, Dusseldorf, Cologne, Bonn, Duisburg, and Munster. 

Location

Academic Summer in Germany takes place  in a majestic castle Schloss Heessen, near three historical German cities Cologne, Dusseldorf, and Bonn, once the former capital of the Federal Republic of Germany until German reunification in 1990.  
Schloss Heessen is a top private boarding school in North Rhine-Westphalia, in the town of Hamm.

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