Residential Russian and Ukrainian Summer School in Cambridge: August 2022
Monday 1st August – Friday 5th August 2022
Students of ALL LEVELS OF RUSSIAN, from beginners to fluent, attended in 2022. We warmly welcomed anyone aged 15+, including those in the middle of their A-levels and those starting or doing a university course linked to Russian history, politics, literature or art. There was no upper age limit!
See below for testimonials from previous attendees.
- 20 hours of tuition with experienced, knowledgeable, enthusiastic and fun-loving native-speaking tutors.
- A rich extra-curricular programme.
- Streaming according to students’ levels. Small groups.
- Much emphasis on interaction, group work, role-play, debates and discussions.
“I really do think that it was great. It has improved my Russian a lot and now I feel much more confident starting my A-levels after having stopped lessons due to Coronavirus. I really enjoyed the evening activities and it was great to meet so many like-minded people.” (HN, 2020)
“It was all wonderful. Fun, lively, fascinating, motivating. Thank you so much.” (MM, 2019)
“The teachers are superb, helpful, encouraging and making the learning fun.” (VB, 2019)
“Thank you for a fantastic week! It was my first time attending the course, and everyone was so friendly and welcoming. […] The teachers were all lovely – very encouraging and patient with those of us beginning our Russian journey.” (JC, 2019)
“I hope I shall be able to participate in the next year’s programme because of its high standard and friendliness.” (NK, 2020)
“It really helped boost my confidence […]. I now feel ready to tackle my oncoming Russian A-Level this year. Спасибо! ” (HC, 2017)
“It was a very enjoyable and stimulating experience. Immersion of intensive course worked out perfectly. By the last two days, I was speaking Russian to my friend, answering the phone in Russian, and even dreaming in Russian!” (CB, 2018)