Language course English in Bournemouth

BEET Language Centre

Our partner school BEET Language Centre was established in Bournemouth in 1979. It is a family run school, meaning you’ll feel easily at home and enjoy a friendly and warm atmosphere. The school has a strong focus on quality teaching, offering all kinds of courses, from General English to IELTS and Cambridge Examination Preparation and Teacher Training. The school averagely has between 20 and 40 different nationalities, providing a perfect mix of nationalities and an international atmosphere!

Key features of our partner English school in Bournemouth:

  • Accredited by the British Council and a member of English UK.
  • Member of  IALC, Quality English and TEN (The English Network)
  • 15 modern classrooms
  • Free internet and WIFI access
  • Student lounge
  • Library with free access for students
  • School canteen (freshly prepared hot meals, snacks, sandwiches, hot and cold drinks, fruit and chocolate.)
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme:

The school organises many activities outside the classroom, as this is considered an important part of your language immersion as well. This way, you’ll have opportunities to practise your English and build friendships with your fellow students. You also learn more about life and culture in England. Some activities are free of charge, for others (like excursions), you need to pay a price.

Some examples of possible activities are:

  • Excursions to London, Bath, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Salisbury, Stonehenge etc.
  • Film nights at school
  • Games night
  • International Food Night: students are invited to prepare a typical dish / snack or even special drink from their own country and bring it along for all to share and explain. A unique opportunity to discover wonderful food from all over the world.
  • Presentations (e.g. about British history and institutions, literature, poetry, pop and folk songs, and various social aspects of life in Britain)

Intensive

The intensive course in Bournemouth has 20, 24 or 28  English lessons per week of 45 minutes each, from Monday to Friday, in groups of max 14 students (the average is 12).

The standard course has 20 lessons of general English. Classes are focused mainly on communication, with particular emphasis on improving pronunciation, oral comprehension and writing.

If you book 24 or 28 lessons you will have, in addition to the 20 lessons of general English, elective workshops. Each workshop is made of 4 lessons per week. If you have chosen the 24 lessons per week programme, you select one option; if you have chosen the 28 lessons per week programme, you select two options between the following:

  • Speaking, Pronunciation and Listening
  • Reading, Writing and Vocabulary
  • English for Business
  • Media, Music and Film
  • English for Travel and Tourism
  • Academic English and Skills
  • Writing Skills

Estimated class schedule*:

The 20 lessons programme is divided into two different sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), in order to have free time in different moments. Usually, classes are between 8.45 and 12.05 or between 14.20 and 17.40, with a break of 20 minutes between every session. If you choose the programme with 24 or 28 lessons, you will also have classes from Tuesday to Thursday, from 12.15 to 14.10.
*The time schedule can be subjected to changes. Some workshops are not available all the year.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
28
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 404 703 1002 1302 1572 1866 2159 2453 2746 3040 3333 3488 3770 4052 4334 4616 4898 5180 5462 5744 6026 5748 6005 6261 6518 6774 7031 7287 7544 7384 7627 7870
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 547 990 1432 1875 2288 2725 3162 3599 4036 4472 4909 5207 5633 6058 6483 6908 7334 7759 8184 8609 9035 8901 9300 9700 10100 10500 10900 11300 11699 11683 12069 12455
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 568 1031 1495 1958 2392 2850 3308 3765 4223 4680 5138 5457 5903 6349 6795 7241 7687 8133 8579 9025 9471 9358 9779 10199 10620 11041 11461 11882 12303 12307 12714 13121
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 552 999 1446 1893 2312 2753 3194 3636 4077 4519 4960 5263 5693 6123 6552 6982 7412 7842 8272 8702 9132 9002 9407 9811 10216 10620 11024 11429 11833 11822 12212 12603
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 575 1045 1515 1986 2427 2892 3356 3821 4285 4750 5214 5540 5993 6446 6899 7352 7805 8258 8711 9164 9617 9511 9938 10366 10793 11221 11648 12076 12504 12515 12929 13343
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 646 1188 1730 2272 2785 3322 3858 4394 4930
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 442 779 1117 1454 1763 2094 2426 2758 3089 3421 3753 3932 4251 4570 4888 5207 5526 5845 6164 6483 6802 6460 6749 7038 7327 7616 7904 8193 8482 8320 8594 8868
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 585 1066 1547 2027 2479 2954 3429 3904 4379 4854 5329 5651 6113 6576 7038 7500 7962 8424 8887 9349 9811 9612 10045 10477 10909 11341 11773 12205 12638 12619 13036 13453
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 606 1108 1609 2111 2583 3079 3575 4070 4566 5062 5558 5901 6384 6867 7350 7833 8316 8799 9282 9765 10248 10070 10523 10976 11429 11882 12335 12788 13241 13243 13681 14119
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 590 1075 1560 2046 2502 2982 3461 3941 4420 4900 5380 5707 6173 6640 7107 7574 8041 8508 8975 9441 9908 9714 10151 10588 11024 11461 11898 12335 12772 12758 13180 13601
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 613 1121 1630 2138 2618 3120 3623 4126 4628 5131 5634 5984 6474 6964 7454 7944 8434 8924 9414 9904 10394 10223 10682 11142 11602 12062 12522 12982 13442 13451 13896 14341
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 685 1265 1845 2425 2976 3550 4125 4699 5273
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 468 832 1196 1560 1896 2254 2612 2970 3328 3687 4045 4403 4551 4893 5235 5577
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 612 1119 1626 2134 2612 3114 3615 4117 4618 5120 5621 6123 6414 6899 7384 7870
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 633 1161 1689 2217 2716 3238 3761 4283 4805 5328 5850 6372 6684 7190 7696 8203
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 616 1128 1640 2152 2635 3141 3647 4154 4660 5166 5672 6178 6474 6964 7454 7944
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 640 1175 1710 2245 2751 3280 3809 4338 4868 5397 5926 6455 6774 7287 7800 8314
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 711 1318 1924 2531 3109 3710 4311 4912 5512
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €39 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €70 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €28 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €70 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €30 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €30 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 30/06/2019 to 24/08/2019.

Transfer:  

€70

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving at the airport of Bournemouth.
When arriving at another airport, the following prices apply (per person and per way):

  • London Stansted = € 266
  • London Luton = € 226
  • London Heathrow: € 214
  • London Gatwick: € 226
  • Southampton = € 128
  • London Central = € 255

Please state on the booking form which transfer you would like to book.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, 26/08/2019, and from 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Min. level to participate in courses is A1. Elementary students are stongly advised to start on one of the following preferred starting dates (on which also a town tour is included):
07/01/2019, 04/02/2019, 04/03/2019, 01/04/2019, 29/04/2019, 28/05/2019*, 24/06/2019, 01/07/2019, 08/07/2019, 15/07/2019, 22/07/2019, 29/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 12/08/2019, 27/08/2019, 23/09/2019, 21/10/2019, 18/11/2019

IELTS

The IELTS preparation programme takes place from Monday to Friday in groups of max. 14 students, and is offered in two formats:

a) 20 lessons of general English + 4 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation
b) 20 lessons of general English + 8 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation

Estimated class schedule*:

The 20 lessons programme is divided into two different sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), in order to have free time in different moments. Usually, classes are between 8.45 and 12.05 or between 14.20 and 17.40, with a break of 20 minutes between every session. If you choose the programme with 24 or 28 lessons, you will also have exam preparation classes from Tuesday to Thursday, from 12.15 to 14.10.
*The time schedule can be subjected to changes. Classes last 45 minutes.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
28
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 442 779 1117 1454 1763 2094 2426 2758 3089 3421 3753 3932 4251 4570 4888 5207 5526 5845 6164 6483 6802 6460 6749 7038 7327 7616 7904 8193 8482 8320 8594 8868
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 585 1066 1547 2027 2479 2954 3429 3904 4379 4854 5329 5651 6113 6576 7038 7500 7962 8424 8887 9349 9811 9612 10045 10477 10909 11341 11773 12205 12638 12619 13036 13453
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 606 1108 1609 2111 2583 3079 3575 4070 4566 5062 5558 5901 6384 6867 7350 7833 8316 8799 9282 9765 10248 10070 10523 10976 11429 11882 12335 12788 13241 13243 13681 14119
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 590 1075 1560 2046 2502 2982 3461 3941 4420 4900 5380 5707 6173 6640 7107 7574 8041 8508 8975 9441 9908 9714 10151 10588 11024 11461 11898 12335 12772 12758 13180 13601
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 613 1121 1630 2138 2618 3120 3623 4126 4628 5131 5634 5984 6474 6964 7454 7944 8434 8924 9414 9904 10394 10223 10682 11142 11602 12062 12522 12982 13442 13451 13896 14341
IELTS with summer residence, single room, no meals 685 1265 1845 2425 2976 3550 4125 4699 5273
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 468 832 1196 1560 1896 2254 2612 2970 3328 3687 4045 4403 4551 4893 5235 5577
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 612 1119 1626 2134 2612 3114 3615 4117 4618 5120 5621 6123 6414 6899 7384 7870
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 633 1161 1689 2217 2716 3238 3761 4283 4805 5328 5850 6372 6684 7190 7696 8203
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 616 1128 1640 2152 2635 3141 3647 4154 4660 5166 5672 6178 6474 6964 7454 7944
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 640 1175 1710 2245 2751 3280 3809 4338 4868 5397 5926 6455 6774 7287 7800 8314
IELTS with summer residence, single room, no meals 711 1318 1924 2531 3109 3710 4311 4912 5512
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €232, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €39 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €70 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €28 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €70 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €30 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €30 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 30/06/2019 to 24/08/2019.

Transfer:  

€70

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving at the airport of Bournemouth.
When arriving at another airport, the following prices apply (per person and per way):

  • London Stansted = € 266
  • London Luton = € 226
  • London Heathrow: € 214
  • London Gatwick: € 226
  • Southampton = € 128
  • London Central = € 255

Please state on the booking form which transfer you would like to book.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, 26/08/2019, and from 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Min. level to participate in courses is A1. Elementary students are stongly advised to start on one of the following preferred starting dates (on which also a town tour is included):
07/01/2019, 04/02/2019, 04/03/2019, 01/04/2019, 29/04/2019, 28/05/2019*, 24/06/2019, 01/07/2019, 08/07/2019, 15/07/2019, 22/07/2019, 29/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 12/08/2019, 27/08/2019, 23/09/2019, 21/10/2019, 18/11/2019

Cambridge Exam

The course for the Cambridge exam preparation in Bournemouth takes place from Monday to Friday in groups of max. 14 students (the average is 12). The programme prepares for all levels (PET, FCE, CAE, CPE) and is offered in 3 different formats:

a) 20 lessons focused only on exams preparation, with the tests of the previous years and specific material
b) 20 lessons of general English + 4 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation
c) 20 lessons of general English + 8 specific lessons with focus on the exam preparation

Estimated class schedule:

The 20 lessons programme is divided into two different sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), in order to have free time in different moments. Usually, classes are between 8.45 and 12.05 or between 14.20 and 17.40, with a break of 20 minutes between every session. If you choose the programme with 24 or 28 lessons, you will also have exam preparation classes from Tuesday to Thursday, from 12.15 to 14.10.
The time schedule can be subjected to changes. Classes last 45 minutes.

Minimum age is 17 years .

Prices 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
28
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2453 3040 3488
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3599 4472 5207
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3765 4680 5457
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3636 4519 5263
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3821 4750 5540
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4394
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2758 3421 3932
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3904 4854 5651
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4070 5062 5901
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3941 4900 5707
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4126 5131 5984
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4699
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2970 3687 4209
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 4117 5120 5928
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4283 5328 6178
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4154 5166 5984
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4338 5397 6261
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4912
Starting dates:  

elementary : 07/01 (10 weeks), 25/03 (12 weeks), 01/07 (8 weeks), 16/09 (12 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The Cambridge exam fee is not included and depends on the level of the exam you prepare for (please contact us).

  • The Cambridge courses of 8 weeks only prepare for FCE & CAE
  • The Cambridge courses of 10 weeks prepare for FCE or CAE
  • The Cambridge course of 12 weeks prepares for all levels.

If you wish to take the exam at the end of your course, it may be necessary to book an additional nights or week of accommodation; please contact us for more information and prices. For example, the CAE exam on March 16 is held on SATURDAY, the day after the course finishes. Please do not arrange to return home on this date.
The Cambridge PET exam (Preliminary) is also available; please contact us for the exact exam dates and fees

Exam fees:  

ca. €192, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation in a host family includes half board from Mon-Fri and full board during the weekend.

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €39 per week
single room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €70 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €28 per week
double room : 22/12/2019 - 28/12/2019 : €70 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Minimum age shared apartment: 18 years

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €30 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 24/08/2019 : €30 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 30/06/2019 to 24/08/2019.

Transfer:  

€70

The transfer price is per person and for one way when arriving at the airport of Bournemouth.
When arriving at another airport, the following prices apply (per person and per way):

  • London Stansted = € 266
  • London Luton = € 226
  • London Heathrow: € 214
  • London Gatwick: € 226
  • Southampton = € 128
  • London Central = € 255

Please state on the booking form which transfer you would like to book.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, 26/08/2019, and from 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Min. level to participate in courses is A1. Elementary students are stongly advised to start on one of the following preferred starting dates (on which also a town tour is included):
07/01/2019, 04/02/2019, 04/03/2019, 01/04/2019, 29/04/2019, 28/05/2019*, 24/06/2019, 01/07/2019, 08/07/2019, 15/07/2019, 22/07/2019, 29/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 12/08/2019, 27/08/2019, 23/09/2019, 21/10/2019, 18/11/2019

Host Family

Sharing the daily life and experiences with an English family is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in local life. Families live at 20-30 minutes from the school. It is possible to book a single or a double room (the last one only if you travel with a friend), with b&b or half board treatment.

Apartments

The school has many houses usually at 5 minutes from the school. It is possible to book a single or a double room (the last one only if you travel with a friend), with access to the kitchen, shower, living room and laundry. Apartments have Wi-Fi connection.

Summer Residence

In summer the school offers the accommodation in a residence at 20 minutes from the school. This residence has apartments with 4-6 bedrooms, each with its private bathroom. There are also laundry and internet accesses.

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