If you are looking for a different camp and want to take advantage of your vacation this Summer, take a look at the video games camp in English with Anglophiles. This camp is held in Leicester and is for boys and girls between the ages of 11 and 17 who want to learn to create their own video game. This is a unique experience where you can use your imagination and creativity and dive into the fascinating world of videogames.
Exclusive and very original camp
Good common facilities
Good quality of English classes
This program lasts two weeks and includes lodging at the University of Leicester´s housing, English classes and a fun activity entertainment program as well as field trips are provided and offer a great time and the opportunity to make friends who come from different parts of the world.
Training. Video Game Creation Camp in the UK
The program includes a total of 24 hours of class time to learn how to create a video game. Each week includes 4 sessions of two and a half hours where various things are learned directly related with the creation of videogames.
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Training plan: Leicester
Training plan: Leicester
English classes. Video Game Creation Camp in the UK
Program participants have 3 hours of class a day (5 days a week) where they can improve their level and learn all aspects of the language, especially those focused on speaking and listening.
All classes are held by qualified instructors with experience who try to make class fun and dynamic so the youngsters can learn as much as possible in a reduced period of time.
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The first day they take an assessment test and are assigned to their corresponding class with a maximum of 16 students, although the average can be anywhere between 12 and 14 students per class.
Vocabulary and basic grammar is worked on in order to help youngsters communicate and understand the staff and each other. Each class adapts to the appropriate level but in general terms the following exercises are performed:
- Study the media
- Role playing
- Grammar exercises
- Vocabulary exercises
Although this camp has many Spanish students, all activities are performed in English, the staff speak to the youngsters in English and this added to the English classes guarantee a language immersion of many hours a day that help participants advance rapidly in the language.
At the end of the camp, youngsters take home their work so the parents can see what they have learned.
Programme and activities. Video Game Creation Camp in the UK
One of the best things about this camp is the fun programmed activities. In the University of Leicester, in addition to the creation of video games camp, many other programs are available, so the youngsters get together to participate in entertainment activities that take place daily.
Some of these activities are:
- Disco Night
- Mini Olympics
- Movie night
- Board games
The participants also have many installations to use during their free time and play different sports such as:
- Ping Pong
Usually one or two field trips that last a full day are available for visits to the cities of Oxford and London. In the morning they pick up a lunch and arrive to the camp and then visit the most attractive tourist destinations in each of these cities.
Accommodation and facilities. Video Game Creation Camp in the UK
Video Game Creation Camp in the UK camp Accommodation
Distance between facilities
Distance between facilities
The University of Leicester has a large garden area perfect for the youngsters to use on their breaks. There are also many free facilities such as:
- Ping-pong tables
- Billiard tables
- Video game room
- Football tables
- Volleyball court
- Badminton court
- Basketball court
- Soccer field
Prices and dates. Video Game Creation Camp in the UK
|Duration (Weeks)||Videojuegos Leicester (Anglophiles)|
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The official rate of this camp is determined in POUNDS, so the final amount in EUROS may vary slightly due to the fluctuation of both currencies.
Included in the price
- English classes
- Video game creation classes
- Field trips
- Entertainment Activities
- Full board
Not included in the price
- Transfer Service
- Travel insurance
- Cancelation insurance
The transfer service is optional and has an additional cost. The prices depend on the airport pick up and the hour of arrival to such airport.
For arrivals at 8 in the morning to 1 in the afternoon and departures from 1 to 6 in the afternoon:
- East Midlands Airport / St. Pancras Station: 70€ one-way and 140€ round trip. (East Midlands is the closest airport to the camp)
- Heathrow & Gatwick Airports: 110€ one-way, 220€ round trip.
- Stansted & Luton Airport: 140€ one-way, 270€ round trip.
For arrivals and departures on a different time than above:
The transfers for this time schedule are available for Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton airports and St. Pancras station. The price is the same for all pick-ups: 330€ one-way and 660€ round trip.
Through an international insurance company, we offer two different types of insurance:
Camp cancellation insurance
If you want to rest assured that you can recover your money in the event that your child is unable to attend the camp because of unforeseen circumstances - our cancellation insurance policy may be of interest to you. More information here
We also offer a travel insurance policy that also includes medical assistance. Details of the full policy coverage can be found here
Steps to make a reservation for the camp
- Step 1: Make a payment of 50% of the total cost of the program. (If you reserve after May 31st, you must pay 100% of the cost of the program to reserve.)
- Step 2: Turn in the required documents duly completed.
Once you have completed steps 1 and 2, we’ll send you a confirmation of your reservation.
Once you have received the confirmation, you can buy your transportation tickets. If you have reserved the transfer service, be sure to send us an email regarding the details of your trip so we can successfully transport you to the camp.