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Education in Austria. Actilingua Academy - Holiday German Course (16-19 years)

Education in Austria. Actilingua Academy - Holiday German Course (16-19 years)

The course is aimed at students aged 16-19 years, who prefer to spend time with their peers in Vienna. Lessons take place at the ActiLingua-Dependance Sacré Coeur, which is situated directly next-to the ActiLingua Academy. With its spacious park and many sports facilities it is well epuipped for housing a youth course in summer.

Lessons are held in small groups of 8 to maximum 15 students from Monday to Friday. You will practice grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and oral comprehension in systematically structured lessons.

Holiday Course 1: 25 weekly lessons: German course (20) in groups of 8-15 participants + cultural programme (5), 1 lesson = 45 minutes.
Holiday Course 2: 35 weekly lessons: German course (20) + 10 additional lessons + cultural programme (5).
Preparation for ÖSD Zertifikat Deutsch für Jugendliche: 6 German lessons in addition to Holiday Course 1 or 2.
Group size: 8-15 participants.
Level: all levels.
Duration: 2-6 weeks.
Age: 16-19 years.
Course start:

all levels: Jul 05, 2009 / Jul 19, 2009 / Aug 02, 2009 /
2 weeks: Jul 05 - Jul 18, Jul 19 - Aug 01, Aug 02 - Aug 15,
4 weeks: Jul 05 - Aug 01, Jul 19 - Aug 15,
6 weeks: Jul 05 - Aug 15,
Total beginners: Jul 05, 2009 / Aug 02, 2009 /
Exam preparation course (OSD): Jul 13 (exam Jul 16/17) / Jul 27 (exam Jul 30/31)

Accommodation and meals
Students are accommodated in twin rooms with halfboard at a student house that is perfectly suited to welcome a young international crowd.

Included leisure programme
In the afternoons and evenings after class, we offer a varied leisure and sports programme. Cultural and leisure activities 4 days per week are included in the course price.
Sports: There are a number of sporting activities available: football, basketball or beach volley.
Cultural activities: Group activities like our culture-quizz, Viennese Walz course or guided city walks offer additional opportunities for speaking German and having fun with the accompanying teachers and class mates.
Evening programme: Vienna by night, disco, barbecue.

Excursions (optional)
Excursions: Those interested in getting to know more of Austria are welcome to take part in our various outings - e.g. to Salzburg, Wachau Danube Valley, Lake Neusiedl or ‘Burg Kreuzenstein’.
Culture Special: For culture buffs we organize weekly excursions to castles, palaces, museums, theatres or to Vienna State Opera. Guided tours, staff member in attendance and admission included.
Musical, concert: A trip to a concert or musical is a must for all culture buffs who visit Vienna.