Our Mission

Our mission at United Language Centre is to provide the best quality language lessons in Singapore. To eliminate the fear of speaking English, and to create a language learning community.

Based in City Hall and with experienced, professional teachers, we are uniquely positioned to provide the highest quality lessons to all language students.

Sample Itinerary

7 Day Tour

Day 1

4 Hour English Lesson, Local Lunch and Trip to Singapore Zoo

English Lessons

  • Lessons are fully customizable
  • Maximum 8 Students per class
  • Lessons usually related to afternoon activities
  • i.e. Zoo Activity = Zoo Lesson
  • Lessons are a mix of learning and fun

 

Local Lunch with English Teachers

  • Lunch is provided.
  • Lunch is at local food court or hawker centre.

 

Singapore Zoo Lesson

  • Students and English teachers travel to the Zoo together.
  • Students have English specific tasks.

Day 2

4 Hour English Lesson, Local Lunch and City Tour

City Tour with English Teachers

  • Tour starts with Lunch at local hawker centre.
  • Students and Teachers visit the following:
  • Esplanade Theatre
  • The Merlion
  • Marina Bay Sands
  • Little India
  • Bugis/Arab Street
  • Chinatown (if not with homestay family)
  • Optional: National Museum of Singapore

University Student Option

  • If requested, Japanese students can be accompanied by local university students from the National University of Singapore (NUS).

Day 3

4 Hour English Lesson, Local Lunch and Volunteering Trip

Volunteering

  • During the morning English lesson the students prepare for their volunteering activity at either:

 

1) Local Orphanage

  • Students have a chance to interact with local orphans here in Singapore.
  • Students will often give a presentation about Japanese culture and play games with the kids.

2) Local Retirement Home

  • Students will get the chance to interact with the elderly citizens of Singapore.
  • Students will create activities in the morning lessons to do with the elderly as well as teaching them origami, and sometimes even Japanese!

Day 4

Local Exchange with Singapore Local High School followed by a Tour at National University of Singapore (NUS)

Local School Exchange

  • Students will have a Skype Orientation from Japan with their local “buddies” before coming to Singapore.
  • On the first day of the exchange, Japanese students will have an opportunity to join classes and get the full local experience.

 

Tour at NUS

  • Students will take a tour of the NUS campus and the atrium.
  • They will be able to experience the life of a University Student studying in Singapore.
  • The tour will be with the ULC coordinator and students of NUS.

Day 5

Local Exchange with Singapore Local High School and Meet with Homestay Family

Local School Exchange

  • On the second day, students will be able to join the morning assembly and do a performance for the local students.

 

Homestay Program

  • Perhaps the highlight of the tour.
  • Japanese students will get full immersion into the Singaporean lifestyle.
  • Host families will pick up the students at their accommodation.
  • Host families will guide and take the students to China Town and other local sites.

Host families provide all meals, both home-cooked and at local hawker centres

Day 6

Full Day with Homestay Family

Homestay Program

  • Perhaps the highlight of the tour.
  • Japanese students will get full immersion into the Singaporean lifestyle.
  • Host families will pick up the students at their accommodation.
  • Host families will guide and take the students to China Town and other local sites.
  • Host families provide all meals, both home-cooked and at local hawker centres.

Day 7

Full Day with Homestay Family followed by a final goodbye at Changi Airport

Host Family takes students to Changi Airport for final goodbye with ULC host, SG Host families and Japanese students.

Other Options Include:

  • Universal Studios
  • Gardens by the Bay
  • National Museum of Singapore
  • Night Safari
  • …and more!
United Language Centre 1 Coleman Street, #09-09B The Adelphi, Singapore 179803 info@unitedlanguagecentre.com