Sample schedules

One Week Summer School

 

DayMorningAfternoonEvening
Saturday Arrival at Manchester Airport Airport welcome and transportation to York Settle into accommodation.
Welcome dinner in a local restaurant
Sunday Breakfast
Orientation
University Campus Tour
York sightseeing: making use of hop-on/hop-off tourist bus and the city walls Evening free
Monday Breakfast
Welcome to York St John University
Academic session one
Lunch
York Minster - ticket valid for duration of stay in York
Evening free
Tuesday Breakfast
Academic session two
Lunch
York's Chocolate Story, the history of chocolate manufacture in the city
Evening free
Wednesday Breakfast
Academic session three
Lunch
Afternoon free
Floodlit river cruise
Thursday Breakfast
Academic session four
Lunch
York's Roman heritage and visit to YORVIK Viking Centre
Evening free
Friday Breakfast
Academic session five
Student presentations
Lunch
National Railway Museum
Presentation of certificates
Farewell dinner in local restaurant
Saturday Breakfast
Transport to Manchester Airport
   

Two Week Summer School

 

DayMorningAfternoonEvening
Saturday Arrival at Manchester Airport Airport welcome and transportation to York Settle into accommodation.
Welcome dinner in a local restaurant
Sunday Breakfast
Orientation
University Campus Tour
York sightseeing: making use of hop-on/hop-off tourist bus and the city walls Evening free
Monday Breakfast
Welcome to York St John University
Academic session one
Lunch
York Minster - ticket valid for duration of stay in York
Evening free
Tuesday Breakfast
Academic session two
Lunch
York's Chocolate Story, the history of chocolate manufacture in the city
Evening free
Wednesday Breakfast
Academic session three
Lunch
Afternoon free
Floodlit river cruise
Thursday Breakfast
Academic session four
Lunch
York's Roman heritage and visit to YORVIK Viking Centre
Evening free
Friday Breakfast
Academic session five
Lunch
National Railway Museum
Presentation of certificates
Evening free
Saturday Breakfast
Out of town excursion to London or Edinburgh at your own cost
Out of town activities
Return to York
 
Sunday Breakfast
Coach to Castle Howard (stately home)
Activities at Castle Howard
Return to York
Evening free
Monday Breakfast
Academic session six
Lunch
York Castle Museum
Evening free
Tuesday Breakfast
Academic session seven
Lunch
Medieval York and the struggle for the throne of England: the Richard III and Henry VII experiences and Barley Hall
Evening free
Wednesday Breakfast
Academic session eight
Lunch
Afternoon free
The Ghost Hunt tour of York
Thursday Breakfast
Academic session nine
Lunch
Visit to Whitby, the setting of Bram Stoker's novel Dracula
Return from Whitby
Evening free
Friday Breakfast
Academic session ten
Student presentations
Lunch
Yorkshire Museum and York Art Gallery
Farewell dinner in local restaurant
Presentation of certificates
Saturday Breakfast
Transport to Manchester
Airport