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Language in Totnes, Totnes, England UK

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Totnes  

Language in Totnes

The language school Language in Totnes was founded in Totnes, England UK in 1980. The school is located in the centre of the High Street, in the heart of Totnes.

The school address is: Gate House, 2 High St, TQ95RZ - Totnes (England UK).

Accreditations and Quality seals

English UK South West

School Size:

Facilities

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Library

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • Adapted for blind students

Classroom equipment

  • TV in all classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

7

Number of public workstations:

30

Prices include

  • Organized activities
  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week

Course material:

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 35 £ per course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 150
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 60
  • Junior courses in summer: 130

Average age of students

  • in summer: 19 years
  • throughout the year: 30 years

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 7
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 4
  • Junior courses in summer: 3

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years
  • 7 years for specific Junior courses

Exams offered:

  • Cambridge First,
  • Cambridge Advanced,
  • Cambridge Proficiency,
  • IELTS,
  • TOEIC TEST CENTRE

Average examination results:

B at Cambridge First, B at Cambridge Advanced, B at Cambridge Proficiency, 5 at IELTS, .

English teacher qualifications

  • 85 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

2
20
10
3
2
1
1
20
10
10
20
10
2
1

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Bristol Airport (BRS). It takes 110 minutes by car or train to school.

Language school closed

In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2016, 06.Jan.2016, 07.Jan.2016, 14.Jan.2016, 25.Jan.2016, 08.Feb.2016, 09.Feb.2016, 10.Feb.2016, 14.Feb.2016, 06.Mar.2016, 20.Mar.2016, 24.Mar.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 26.Mar.2016, 27.Mar.2016, 28.Mar.2016, 23.Apr.2016, 29.Apr.2016, 30.Apr.2016, 01.May.2016, 02.May.2016, 04.May.2016, 05.May.2016, 09.May.2016, 12.May.2016, 15.May.2016, 16.May.2016, 22.May.2016, 26.May.2016, 30.May.2016, 07.Jun.2016, 12.Jun.2016, 19.Jun.2016, 02.Jul.2016, 07.Jul.2016, 14.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016, 29.Aug.2016, 13.Sep.2016, 03.Oct.2016, 04.Oct.2016, 12.Oct.2016, 17.Oct.2016, 23.Oct.2016, 24.Oct.2016, 25.Oct.2016, 31.Oct.2016, 01.Nov.2016, 02.Nov.2016, 05.Nov.2016, 13.Nov.2016, 27.Nov.2016, 08.Dec.2016, 12.Dec.2016, 24.Dec.2016, 25.Dec.2016, 26.Dec.2016, 27.Dec.2016, 31.Dec.2016

Courses

All prices in £ (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in £ 270257 520494 780741 1040988 12251164 14701397 17151630 19601862 23502233 28202679 235224
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 14:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 17:30
Required language level
Elementary (A2)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in £ 220209 420399 630599 840798 900855 10801026 12601197 14401368 16501568 19801881 165157
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 12:00
Afternoon: 14:15  - 17:30
Required language level
Elementary (A2)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 530517 10601034 15901551 21202067 26502584 31803101 37103618 42404134 -- -- --
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Double room, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner) Price also includes: registration fee, a full programme of activities including 5 afternoon activities, 3 evening activities and one full day excursion on the weekend. Price includes
Supervision 24/7 This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
Windmill House, Ashburton Road, TQ9 5RZ, Totnes
Starting dates
2016: 27.Jun.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016.
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 14:00  - 17:30
Required language level
Elementary (A2)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 570556 11401112 17101668 22802223 28502779 34203335 39903891 45604446 -- -- --
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Double room, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner) Price also includes: registration fee, a full programme of activities including 4 afternoon activities, 3 evening activities and one full day excursion on the weekend This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
Windmill House, Ashburton Road, TQ9 5RZ, Totnes
Starting dates
2016: 27.Jun.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016. Fully booked on: 22.Aug.2016 - 25.Dec.2016, 31.Dec.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 14:00  - 17:30
Required language level
Elementary (A2)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 410390 820779 12301169 16401558 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Children spend their mornings being introduced to the language through fun games, songs and activities and afternoons in workshops or on excursions. Weekday lunches and registration fee included in the price. This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
Windmill House, Ashburton Road, TQ9 5RZ, Totnes
Starting dates
2016: 27.Jun.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016. Fully booked on: 22.Aug.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 14:00  - 17:00
Required language level
Elementary (A2)
BOOK online at lowest price »
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 570556 11401112 17101668 22802223 28502779 34203335 39903891 45604446 -- -- --
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Double room, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner) Students will learn to rock climb, surf or zip-line, all in a controlled and safe environment with qualified outdoor adventure professionals. A full day Saturday excursion and 3 evening activities per week. Registration fee included in the price. Price includes
Supervision 24/7 This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
Windmill House, Ashburton Road, TQ9 5RZ, Totnes
Starting dates
2016: 27.Jun.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016. Fully booked on: 22.Aug.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:30
Afternoon: 14:00  - 17:30
Required language level
Elementary (A2)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 220209 420399 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Lessons are taught mainly outside the school in a local place of interest and cultural heritage. In Totnes you'll learn English on a journey through castles, countryside and the unexpected.
This programme won the British Council prize for innovation in English teaching.
Two-week course available in summer season only.
Starting dates
2016: 18.Jan.2016, 15.Feb.2016, 21.Mar.2016, 18.Apr.2016, 16.May.2016, 20.Jun.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 08.Aug.2016, 15.Aug.2016, 22.Aug.2016, 29.Aug.2016, 19.Sep.2016, 17.Oct.2016, 21.Nov.2016.
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 10:00  - 13:00
Required language level
Lower intermediate (B1)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 315300 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
This is a course without course books and mainly held outside the classroom in the gardens, castles, cafes, art rooms and natural health studios of Totnes and Devon- with your own dedicated English teacher and other 40 plus students. Learn English at the same time as finding out more about the history and culture of this fascinating part of England in combination with afternoon activities.
Starting dates
2016: 11.Apr.2016, 05.Sep.2016. Fully booked on: 11.Sep.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 10:00  - 13:00
Required language level
Lower intermediate (B1)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 270257 520494 780741 1040988 12251164 14701397 17151630 19601862 -- -- --
English for work is designed to do two things: move to the next English level and prepare you to be successful using English in the work place.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 14:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 17:30
Required language level
Lower intermediate (B1)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 305290 550523 825784 11001045 12751212 15301454 17851696 20401938 -- -- --
General English + 10 exam preparation lessons/week
Starting dates
2016: 27.Jun.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016. Fully booked on: 21.Aug.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 14:00
Afternoon: 12:30  - 17:30
Required language level
Upper intermediate (B2)
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ 305290 550523 825784 11001045 12751212 15301454 17851696 20401938 -- -- --
General English + 10 lessons/week
Starting dates
2016: 27.Jun.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 18.Jul.2016, 25.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016. Fully booked on: 21.Aug.2016 - 31.Dec.2016
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:45  - 14:00
Afternoon: 14:00  - 17:30
Required language level
Upper intermediate (B2)
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Note: All courses offered by Language in Totnes can be booked online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes
School's administrative fee: 50.00  £
Individual classes Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 60 £. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Comments about courses: On public holidays, the school will organise activities for students in place of classes.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 146 292 438 584 146 50
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night:
20.85 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
5 minutes walking (average reported by our former students)
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 100 200 300 400 100 50
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Saturday
Price per person
Students share the kitchen facilities with the host family so that they can cook the food they like but still be with a local family for invaluable conversation practice.
Price extra night:
14.3 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
20 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 215 430 645 860 215 50
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night:
30.7 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
20 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 20
Maximum age of students: 0
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: always

Leisure activities

activity possible distance from school
Cricket 10 km
Diving 30 km
Football (soccer) 3 km
Golf 10 km
Horse riding 5 km
Music  
Sailing 30 km
Squash 5 km
Swimming 2 km
Table Tennis 1 km
Tennis 5 km
Windsurfing 30 km
Yoga  

Reviews

City
4.3/5.0 
Organisation
3.8/5.0 
Facilities
4.2/5.0 
Social activities
4.2/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.2/5.0 
Value for money
3.6/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family
4.3/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.5/5.0 
Other
4.5/5.0 
Students liked about Language in Totnes, Totnes
Teachers and activities
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
3.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Junior Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: very good
The place, very familiar (small school)
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
3.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Standard Homestay
3.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: I thought the other students would be older. I'm 20 and the most of where 17.
Lessons.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
2.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Host Family
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Devon cream tea.
Other comments: Sometimes we were not given enough, or even contradicting, information about when and where to be.
Activities.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
2.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Host Family
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Horse riding in Dartmoor.
Other comments: Information about the time schedule was sometimes poor and confusing.
the teachers and the position of the school
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Superior Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: very friendly people

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