iD Tech Camp, American University, Washington
Summer STEM school for students 13-17 y.o.Read more
from 1405 CHF/week
Ideally situated only a stone’s throw away from the small streets of the old town and the quays lining the banks of Lake Maggiore, Ascona course centre is located in the magnificent Collegio Papio. The main building, an entirely renovated 16th century cloister, adjoins the modern school complex that houses the classrooms and bedrooms. The whole structure is perfectly adapted to language study stays, including comfortable classrooms fitted with overhead projectors and audiovisual supports, an auditorium, a computer area with free internet access, a games room offering pool and table football as well as football pitches, basketball and volleyball courts to practise your favourite sports.
Spending the summer in Ascona to learn Italian gives you the chance to enjoy yourself while learning in a lively, international atmosphere. With classes every morning and afternoons filled with fun activities, you will get the most out of your summer holiday.
20 lessons per week
Every weekday benefit from three hours of language classes (4 lessons) in small groups with motivating and dynamic teachers.
25 lessons per week
Benefit from an additional lesson per day, focussed mainly on oral communication and the development of common projects. Five extra lessons each week are ideal for gaining maximum benefit from your group classes and encourage rapid progress.
+ 5 lessons per week
In order to make maximum progress, benefit from an additional five private lessons of 45 minutes per week to reach your personal objectives. Rapid progress is the goal. Private lessons can only be combined with the Standard course.
Alpadia Ascona’s location in the charming 16th century “Collegio Papio” provides you with a truly unique environment. Housed in the modern extension to this building, rooms and bathrooms are shared by two to four students. With a lounge area and huge terrace boasting breathtaking views on the mountains and lake, you have plenty of areas to chill out with your newly made friends.
Surrounded by the Alps and Lake Maggiore, Ascona presents many diverse activities, mostly outdoor. During the week you will have the opportunity to engage in a vast selection of team sports, cultural outings, games and amusing animations.
Standard included activities
We make sure that you are kept active and the proposed activities cater to varied interests. Whether you enjoy team sports, swimming, sunbathing or shopping, our fantastic bilingual camp allows all of this and much more!
Known as one of the most beautiful and exotic parts of the country, the Italian part of Switzerland has a generous range of places to visit and things to do; from shopping in the city to fun at a water park; from a boat trip to a leisurely walk on a mountain peak.
Standard course: 1 week – CHF 1’405, 2 weeks – CHF 2’510, 5 weeks – CHF 6’025
Intensive course: 1 week – CHF 1’495, 2 weeks – CHF 2’660, 5 weeks – CHF 6’375
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