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International House

NEWCASTLE THE INTERNATIONAL HOUSE WORLD ORGANISATION

www.ihnewcastle.com


International House NEWCASTLE

ONE STEP FURTHER...

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...to learning English and living in one of the most exciting student cities in Britain • In the heart of a lively university city • World famous reputation for friendliness • Excellent public transport • Wonderful leisure and entertainment • Compact city-centre making it easy to get around • Relatively low cost of living • Close proximity to coast and countryside

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THE SCHOOL • • • • • • • • • • • •

Premises rated ‘Excellent’ by British Council and EAQUALS 16 classrooms Beautiful grade 1 and grade 2 listed building Spacious Personal Study Programme suite New Executive Centre Lift to all 4 floors Central location Excellent transport links Close to Charlotte House apartments Maximum of 350 students Extensive range of English courses for all levels – beginner to advanced Large student café and common room

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HIGH TEACHING STANDARDS

Members of the International House World Organisation Full Members of EAQUALS, Accredited by British Council Teachers All our teachers are experienced CELTA/ DELTA qualified. The Classes • maximum 12 students • interesting and useful tasks • learn and practise the grammar you need • extend speaking, listening, reading and writing skills to prepare for real life studies and work • expand vocabulary to express your thoughts clearly and naturally

International House Teacher-Training International House is one of the most experienced TEFL teacher training course providers in the world.

International House World Organisation • the world’s leading language teaching and teacher training organisation • Over 150 International House schools in 40 countries International House Newcastle – Communicative approach based on: • language learning research and theories • experience of working all over the world • student requirements We aim to help our learners make rapid progress and enjoy their learning experience.

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LIVING

• Over 200 friendly home-stay hosts offering half board, full board and self catering - all exclusively for International House clients. Single room only unless shared is requested • Self-catering city centre apartments at Charlotte House only 5 minutes walk from the school. Single bedroom and shared living area, bathroom/shower room and kitchen

We offer you a good choice of accommodation options while you study

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SOCIAL LIFE

We organise a range of activities for you to enjoy all year round! • • • • • • • •

Amazing nightlife Finest theatres and concert halls Award-winning international restaurants Traditional pubs, modern bars and nightclubs Wonderful quayside Varied social programme all year Rated ‘excellent’ by British Council Wide range of cultural attractions

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NORTHUMBRIA We help you discover our beautiful and interesting region • Wonderful countryside • World Heritage Sites: Durham Cathedral and Hadrian’s Wall • Largest sculpture in the UK • More castles than any other English county • Lindisfarne (Holy Island) • Farne Island boat trips

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EXCURSIONS

Our excursions offer you the opportunity to visit world famous cities and locations all within easy reach of our city!

• Regular trips to Edinburgh, the famous capital of Scotland • The historic cities of York and Durham • The castles of Northumbria which include Alnwick (location for more than one Harry Potter film) • The Lake District National Park one of the most famous areas of natural beauty in the UK as well as being the home of Beatrix Potter! • Quarterly weekend excursions to London, only 2 hours 45 minutes by train from Newcastle York

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Lindisfarne (Holy Island), Northumberland

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AND MORE

We offer more facilities to help you enjoy your stay: • Well equipped student café serving hot and cold drinks and snacks • Television and DVD in student common room • Wireless internet throughout the school as well as computers with free internet access

ONE STEP FURTHER...

• Full-time academic, career, welfare and accommodation advice

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International House NEWCASTLE THE INTERNATIONAL HOUSE WORLD ORGANISATION

Mission statement • A friendly welcome • A warm, caring and fun-loving atmosphere • High quality courses to meet your needs where possible • Personal attention in the classroom and for your welfare • Professional, caring teachers committed to your progress • A generous staff-student ratio • An approachable management team • A choice of comfortable welcoming accommodation • Exciting social activities and excursions

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SCOTLAND

Glasgow Edinburgh Dunstanburgh Hadrian’s Wall

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Durham

The Lake District

York Liverpool

Manchester

ENGLAND Birmingham

WALES Cardiff

LONDON Bristol

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Southampton

www.ihnewcastle.com International House Newcastle, 7-15 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4SG, England Telephone: +44 (0)191 232 9551 Fax: +44 (0)191 232 1126 Email: info@ihnewcastle.com 18


www.ihnewcastle.com

International House NEWCASTLE THE INTERNATIONAL HOUSE WORLD ORGANISATION

Courses available: • General English • Summer Courses • English for Academic Purposes • IELTS Preparation Courses • Cambridge Examination Courses • Young Learners’ Residential Summer Courses • English for Business • One to One Tuition • Personal Study Programmes • Teacher Training Courses (CELTA, DELTA, IHC) • Distance Training Courses • Teacher Refresher Courses • TOEIC, LCCB Examination Centre

7-15 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4SG, England Telephone: +44 (0)191 232 9551 Fax: +44 (0)191 232 1126 Email: info@ihnewcastle.com

Design: Paul Burgess Graphic Design www.pbgd.co.uk Photographs (unless otherwise credited): Andy Leask (ARPS)/Old Port Photography www.oldportphotography.com ‘Angel of the North’ cover photograph: Bill West Photography www.billwestphotography.com


International House Newcastle