Blog and Student Reviews

Over 50s Course in Malaga

My views … on my course…perfect for my needs. Relaxed, fun and informative on my teachers…so friendly and motivating on the school… very clean, safe, organised and all staff very welcoming accommodation… Not applicable (arranged my own) on the CESA staff … very helpful I would recommend this course to anyone interested in learning a […]

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French school in Montpellier, at 50+

Mrs Grim 2 wks in Montpellier Combined Course It was a sink or swim situation, as I leapt into the unknown! My expectations changed almost on a daily basis. I was expecting an intensive time in class and was a little apprehensive for the one-on-one sessions with a French private tutor. 

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Over 50s Italian course Siena

 A fabulous week in May – spent in Siena. Good food, great conversation, new friends with plenty of laughter and a chance to work on those Italian language skills – perfect! The September course places are filling fast. If you can’t make the dates, then there’s always a choice of other locations or you can […]

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Over 50s Course in Siena

Ann Hauser One week Italian course  May Over 50s Course in Siena Before going I was frightened to death! However the experience exceeded my expectations giving me far more confidence in Italian.  Now thinking of doing a GCSE or AS to improve my grammar.

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French Over 50 Course in Nice

Over 50 course in Nice Ms Rankin 2 weeks I wanted to pick up my somewhat rusty French.  A’level skills more years ago than I care to remember coupled with regular holidays in France didn’t quite add up to the skill level I once had.  So this year I decided to do something about it […]

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Italian for the Over 50s

Brenda Evans Two weeks in Florence Italian for the Over 50s A wonderful experience.  The school was excellent, teachers and staff friendly and helpful.  Visits well organised with expert tuition. 

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Spanish for the Over 50s

Carol Sargent Spanish for the Over 50s Two weeks in Nerja The Spanish language course in Nerja was excellent – lots of conversation about topics which the five of us found interesting (e.g. different customs and habits of the Swiss, Germans, Spanish with me representing the UK) and which our teacher Marion also learnt from – in […]

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Judith: French Over 50 Course

Judith 2 weeks: Over 50 Course Nice, France “In a nutshell the Over 50 French course in Nice was fantastic.  Expectations were met in every way.  The lessons were excellent.  I was placed in a lower level as I was having problems the first day, but it was also recognized right away and the class […]

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Janet: 2 week Over 50s Course

“I have done two similar courses at other schools in Spain so I expected this to be rather similar in most respects. By choosing the Master class I hoped to have a more varied time with interesting activities. By living “on campus” instead of in an apartment I hoped to feel fully integrated into the […]

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Mrs Collis-Hastie: 2 week Over 50s Course

“I expected to have an opportunity to extend my Spanish vocabulary especially the verb tenses and to improve my pronunciation. To meet a variety of European students from a similar age group so that the intellectual side of the work could be tempered and enlivened by the social contacts. Were my expectations met? Very much […]

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