Discovery Summer intensive English language courses

Winchester Pre-College

MINORS

Each week you choose one 'Major' and one 'Minor'.


Minors introduce you to new ideas and skills while helping you develop confidence in spoken English.


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Creative Writing / Journalism

Debating

Digital Photography

Leadership Skills

Philosophy

Speaking Exam Preparation (IELTS, FCE)

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Majors



Photography class


Drama class


Daily timetable
Winchester College Courtyard Philosphy Minor Winchester Student Hosts Winchester Digial Photography Winchester Group Photo Winchester Digial Photography Winchester Students by Gate Winchester Excursion to Bournemouth
Winchester : Student Hosts
Winchester : Digital Photography
Excursion to Bournemouth


DEBATING

Learn how to propose, defend, negate and exchange ideas with clarity and confidence. Raise your awareness about worldwide issues while developing important language skills.




DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Examine the basic functions of the camera (e.g. shutter speeds and aperture size) as well as looking at composition, landscape, still life and portraiture. Then you will be taught how to edit your photographs using Photoshop and, each week, the best photographs will be presented to the school.


IELTS / FCE SPEAKING PREPARATION

Find out what examiners are looking for in exams e.g. FCE and learn how to be a successful communicator so that you speak with clarity confidence.





LEADERSHIP SKILLS

Good leaders know, amongst other things, how to build rapport quickly and effectively, how to develop good, strong relationships with others and how to speak well in public. Practise your English in simulated business situations to develop these skills and more.


CREATIVE WRITING / JOURNALISM

Ideal if you wish to improve your accuracy in English by exploring authentic creative writing and journalistic techniques. This course inspires and stretches our most creative and able students.




PHILOSOPHY

Take this Minor and you will have the opportunity to discuss, debate, question and query the world and your place in it. Requiring an advanced language level, this course is for those who really want to tackle 'big questions' while gaining an understanding of some of history's greatest thinkers.


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