Elective activities

In addition to our amazing full and half day trips & accredited Be a leader programme, you will be able to choose your elective activities in the afternoons from

  • Get Ready for University
  • Athletics (fitness, running, relay, jumping)​
  • Games (football, basketball, floor hockey)​
  • Food Technology (culinary skill, baking and cooking)
  • Arts & Crafts (tie-dye, ceramics, art room)​
  • Drama (dance, theatre, screen play, singing)​
  • Outdoor Education (campfire building, orienteering, geocaching)​
  • English Workshop
Each week you can choose one activity. They are all included in the fees. We are convinced that you will leave Academic Camp Canada with more skills, interests and knowledge that you thought possible to acquire in 2, 4 or 6 weeks.  Are you as excited as we are?

Get Ready for University

Canada is amongst the world’s leading countries for education and a safe and beautiful place to study, work and live. Learn about Canada’s education system, opportunities for study in high school and university. Topics will include: accreditation, portability of credentials, admissions, finances, scholarships, work during studies and after graduation, and international opportunities.

During the elective you will:
  • Attend Study in Canada information session with Mr Terry Bailey, Director of Enrolment Management at Rothesay Netherwood School.
  • Attend a personal statement and admissions preparation workshop
  • Visit to University of New Brunswick

Get ready for universityMr. Terry Bailey, Director of Enrolment Management, Rothesay Netherwood School: An admissions and student recruitment professional, Terry has worked in various senior leadership roles including Associate Vice President, Registrar, and Director of Admissions and Enrolment Management. His knowledge of educational systems worldwide has allowed him to grow domestic and international student enrolments, and increase institutional partnerships. Terry is an innovative thinker who seeks to achieve the best solutions with a client-centred approach and a commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.

This exciting new elective will help prepare you for university give you clarity about the application process and all the steps you need to take for a successful application.  Our expert advisers will be on hand to guide and support you and answer all your questions.  Let us help you get the most out of your university experience.

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