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Young at Heart Programme 

Our Young at Heart Programme offers mature students the opportunity to study with like-minded students of the same age range, from all over the world. In addition to classes, the students can choose to take part in a tailor made, enriching Social and Cultural Programme.

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Location:- International House Dublin campus, Dublin City Centre 

Tuition:- 20 hours of group lessons per week. Each lesson is 60 minutes.

Class Timetable:- Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 11:00 & 11:30 - 13:30.

Class size:- Maximum of 14, average of 10.

Minimum course length:- 1 week

Maximum course length:- 2 weeks

Starts: 23rd April, 11th June, 16th July, 17th September & 19th November.

Age: 50+

Levels: From Beginner (A1) to Advanced (C1).


Young at Heart Programme prices for 2018

One week  Two weeks
€280 €550


Sample Social Programme

Indulge with a rich afternoon tea in the Shelbourne, an historical hotel in the heart of Dublin city of incredible charm and atmosphere.

Be amazed by Irish natural beauty with a coastal walk in the fishing village of Howth, stroll around the fish market and enjoy a seafood meal in the local restaurants.

Learn about the Irish literary tradition of Wilde, O’Casey, Shaw and all the great Irish dramatists, and enjoy a play in one of the famous Dublin theatres.

Discover the West of Ireland with a trip to Galway and Clare, home of a great musical tradition, the world famous Cliffs of Moher and the impressive landscape of the Burren.

Learn about Irish music with tin whistle and Irish dancing classes and orchestral events.

Get crafty with arts and crafts workshop.


This tailor-made Social Programme is in addition to the
Young at Heart package. Students can sign up to the
organized activities and trips, as they please.