Flexible, Holistic Student-Led Programme

At Bruton students will be able to choose from a variety of sessions in order to tailor their programme to their individual learning needs. Below are just a few examples of what will be on offer, with a range of levels for varying abilities.

At least 15 hours of High English Content from section A or Considerable English Content from section B must be completed each week.

A. High English Content

Classes, Seminars, Academic Sessions and Tutorials, e.g. Academic Reading, Creative Writing, Current Affairs, English Lesson, IELTS Preparation, Journalism, Phrasal Verbs, Poetry, Pronunciation, Screenplays

Delivered by Trained Teachers

B. Considerable English Content

Lectures, Workshops and Debates, e.g. Astronomy, Drama, English Culture, English Through Art, Etiquette, Event Planning, Ghost Stories, Global Warming, Media, Poverty & Inequality

Delivered by Trained Teachers and/or other Staff

C. Some English Content

Activities and Languages, e.g. Art, Classical Music, Cooking, DJ'ing, Mandarin*, Photography, Riding, Rock, Spanish*, Sports & Recreation, Tennis, Volleyball, Young Adventurers

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Delivered by Coaches and Activity Staff

Please note: Each day there will be a variety of sessions to choose from and the programme will change each week. Not all sessions will be available each day and each week.

* Beginners only


Below is an example of the daily Marketplace showing the range of learning opportunities on offer that students can choose from in order to form their own personal weekly timetable.

Example Timetable

This is just an example of what is on offer, more options are available each day and week.

Student's Personal Timetable

Students will be able to fill in their own personal weekly timetable with the learning opportunities they are interested in attending, creating their own unique programme.

Student Timetable
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