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d'Overbroeck's Summer Boarding Experience

Study in Oxford at a leading British independent boarding school

Course Requirements

  • d’Overbroeck’s Summer Boarding Experience requires an intermediate level of English (B1).
  • The age range for students at d’Overbroeck’s Summer Boarding is 14-17.

Course Content

The d’Overbroeck’s summer school syllabus is designed by the d’Overbroeck’s International Section team. It is adapted specifically for international students with a high English level from year-round school subjects. Language skills, academic skills and cultural learning are all fully integrated into the d’Overbroeck’s summer experience.

Each week’s lessons are built around an interesting and motivating educational theme using teaching materials developed from real-world sources. All planned extracurricular activities, workshops and trips link closely to the themes, and the syllabus is updated every year to reflect relevant and topical themes from the UK and the wider world. The social programme and excursions allow students to develop and practice the skills they learn in the classroom.

English Language

Develop essential communication skills through our academic subject themed approach. Learn key vocabulary relevant to modern life and develop language skills through active learning. Apply the linguistic skills learned in the classroom in the weekly workshops.

Study Skills

Improve important academic skills such as essay and report writing, debating, and conducting experiments in an interactive learning environment. Develop independent learning skills essential to succeeding at a UK school or university.

UK boarding School environment

Live and study in a top UK independent school. Experience life as a d’Overbroeck’s student and learn from materials adapted from the British teaching curriculum by the d’Overbroeck’s teaching staff .

Course Details
d'Overbroeck's Summer Boarding Experience includes:
  • 20 hours of English CLIL tuition per week
  • 2 'Study in Action' excursion days per week
  • Action packed social programme
  • Personalised report card
  • Maximum class size of 11 students