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 2020

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 437 764 1091 1417 1713 2034 2355 2675 2996 3316 3637 3796 4103 4410 4717 5024 5331 5639 5946 6253 6560 6275 6555 6835 7115 7396 7676 7956 8236 8039 8303 8568
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 596 1082 1568 2054 2509 2988 3468 3948 4427 4907 5386 5705 6171 6637 7103 7569 8035 8502 8968 9434 9900 9774 10213 10653 11092 11531 11970 12410 12849 12811 13234 13658
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 618 1126 1634 2142 2619 3120 3622 4124 4625 5127 5629 5969 6457 6945 7433 7922 8410 8898 9386 9874 10363 10259 10720 11181 11642 12104 12565 13026 13487 13472 13917 14362
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 601 1092 1583 2073 2533 3018 3502 3987 4471 4956 5440 5763 6234 6705 7176 7648 8119 8590 9061 9532 10003 9882 10326 10770 11214 11658 12102 12547 12991 12958 13386 13814
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 626 1141 1656 2171 2656 3165 3674 4183 4692 5200 5709 6057 6552 7048 7544 8039 8535 9030 9526 10021 10517 10420 10889 11357 11826 12295 12763 13232 13700 13692 14144 14597
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 700 1290 1880 2470 3029 3612 4196 4780 5363
  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 479 847 1215 1584 1921 2284 2646 3008 3370 3732 4094 4280 4628 4975 5323 5670 6018 6365 6713 7060 7408 7055 7371 7687 8002 8318 8634 8949 9265 9067 9365 9664
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 638 1165 1693 2220 2717 3238 3759 4280 4802 5323 5844 6189 6696 7202 7709 8215 8722 9228 9735 10241 10748 10555 11029 11504 11979 12454 12928 13403 13878 13839 14296 14754
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 660 1209 1759 2308 2827 3370 3913 4457 5000 5543 6086 6453 6982 7511 8039 8568 9096 9625 10153 10682 11210 11039 11536 12033 12529 13026 13523 14020 14516 14499 14979 15459
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 643 1175 1707 2240 2741 3267 3793 4320 4846 5372 5898 6248 6759 7271 7782 8294 8805 9316 9828 10339 10851 10662 11142 11622 12101 12581 13060 13540 14020 13985 14448 14910
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 667 1224 1781 2337 2864 3414 3965 4515 5066 5616 6167 6541 7077 7613 8149 8685 9221 9757 10293 10829 11365 11201 11705 12209 12713 13217 13721 14225 14729 14720 15207 15693
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 742 1373 2005 2636 3237 3862 4487 5112 5738
  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 507 903 1300 1696 2062 2452 2843 3233 3623 4014 4404 4794 4962 5335 5708 6081
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 666 1222 1777 2333 2857 3407 3956 4506 5055 5604 6154 6703 7030 7562 8094 8626
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 688 1266 1843 2421 2968 3539 4110 4682 5253 5824 6396 6967 7316 7870 8424 8979
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 671 1231 1792 2352 2882 3436 3990 4545 5099 5653 6207 6762 7093 7630 8168 8705
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 695 1280 1865 2450 3004 3583 4162 4740 5319 5898 6477 7055 7411 7973 8535 9096
Intensive with summer residence, single room, no meals 770 1430 2089 2749 3377 4031 4684 5338 5991
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 : 27/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €40 per week
single room : 21/12/2020 - 27/12/2020 : €74 per week
double room : 27/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €30 per week
double room : 21/12/2020 - 27/12/2020 : €74 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €33 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €33 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 28/06/2020-29/08/2020.

Transfer:  

€89

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 = € 290
  • London Luton = € 246
  • London Heathrow: € 234
  • London Gatwick: € 246
  • Southampton = € 140
  • London Central = € 278

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 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. 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):

06/01/2020, 03/02/2020, 02/03/2020, 30/03/2020, 27/04/2020, 26/05/2020, 22/06/20250, 29/06/2020, 06/07/2020, 13/07/2020, 20/07/2020, 27/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 10/08/2020, 17/08/2020, 01/09/2020, 28/09/2020, 26/10/2020, 23/11/2020.

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 2020

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 479 847 1215 1584 1921 2284 2646 3008 3370 3732 4094 4280 4628 4975 5323 5670 6018 6365 6713 7060 7408 7055 7371 7687 8002 8318 8634 8949 9265 9067 9365 9664
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 638 1165 1693 2220 2717 3238 3759 4280 4802 5323 5844 6189 6696 7202 7709 8215 8722 9228 9735 10241 10748 10555 11029 11504 11979 12454 12928 13403 13878 13839 14296 14754
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 660 1209 1759 2308 2827 3370 3913 4457 5000 5543 6086 6453 6982 7511 8039 8568 9096 9625 10153 10682 11210 11039 11536 12033 12529 13026 13523 14020 14516 14499 14979 15459
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 643 1175 1707 2240 2741 3267 3793 4320 4846 5372 5898 6248 6759 7271 7782 8294 8805 9316 9828 10339 10851 10662 11142 11622 12101 12581 13060 13540 14020 13985 14448 14910
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 667 1224 1781 2337 2864 3414 3965 4515 5066 5616 6167 6541 7077 7613 8149 8685 9221 9757 10293 10829 11365 11201 11705 12209 12713 13217 13721 14225 14729 14720 15207 15693
IELTS with summer residence, single room, no meals 742 1373 2005 2636 3237 3862 4487 5112 5738
  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 507 903 1300 1696 2062 2452 2843 3233 3623 4014 4404 4794 4962 5335 5708 6081
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 666 1222 1777 2333 2857 3407 3956 4506 5055 5604 6154 6703 7030 7562 8094 8626
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 688 1266 1843 2421 2968 3539 4110 4682 5253 5824 6396 6967 7316 7870 8424 8979
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 671 1231 1792 2352 2882 3436 3990 4545 5099 5653 6207 6762 7093 7630 8168 8705
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 695 1280 1865 2450 3004 3583 4162 4740 5319 5898 6477 7055 7411 7973 8535 9096
IELTS with summer residence, single room, no meals 770 1430 2089 2749 3377 4031 4684 5338 5991
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €245, 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 : 27/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €40 per week
single room : 21/12/2020 - 27/12/2020 : €74 per week
double room : 27/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €30 per week
double room : 21/12/2020 - 27/12/2020 : €74 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €33 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €33 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 28/06/2020-29/08/2020.

Transfer:  

€89

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 = € 290
  • London Luton = € 246
  • London Heathrow: € 234
  • London Gatwick: € 246
  • Southampton = € 140
  • London Central = € 278

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 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. 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):

06/01/2020, 03/02/2020, 02/03/2020, 30/03/2020, 27/04/2020, 26/05/2020, 22/06/20250, 29/06/2020, 06/07/2020, 13/07/2020, 20/07/2020, 27/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 10/08/2020, 17/08/2020, 01/09/2020, 28/09/2020, 26/10/2020, 23/11/2020.

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 2020

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 2675 3316 3796
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3948 4907 5705
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4124 5127 5969
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3987 4956 5763
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4183 5200 6057
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 4780
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 3008 3732 4280
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 4280 5323 6189
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4457 5543 6453
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4320 5372 6248
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4515 5616 6541
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 5112
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 3233 4014 4589
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 4506 5604 6497
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4682 5824 6762
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4545 5653 6556
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4740 5898 6850
Cambridge exam with summer residence, single room, no meals 5338
Starting dates:  

elementary : 06/01 (10 weeks), 23/03 (12 weeks), 06/07 (8 weeks), 14/09 (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 14 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 exam fees and dates:

FCE exam data: 13/03/2020, 09/06/2020, 27/08/2020, 01/12/2020, 12/12/2020

CAE exam data: 14/03/2020, 10/06/2020, 28/08/2020, 02/12/2020, 12/12/2020

CPE exam data: 12/06/2020, 03/12/2020

Exam fees:  

ca. €216, 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 : 27/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €40 per week
single room : 21/12/2020 - 27/12/2020 : €74 per week
double room : 27/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €30 per week
double room : 21/12/2020 - 27/12/2020 : €74 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €33 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €33 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence is only available from 28/06/2020-29/08/2020.

Transfer:  

€89

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 = € 290
  • London Luton = € 246
  • London Heathrow: € 234
  • London Gatwick: € 246
  • Southampton = € 140
  • London Central = € 278

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 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. 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):

06/01/2020, 03/02/2020, 02/03/2020, 30/03/2020, 27/04/2020, 26/05/2020, 22/06/20250, 29/06/2020, 06/07/2020, 13/07/2020, 20/07/2020, 27/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 10/08/2020, 17/08/2020, 01/09/2020, 28/09/2020, 26/10/2020, 23/11/2020.

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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