Academic English language workshops

19 Jul 2021 from 12:00pm - 9 Sep 2021 until 1:30pm
Every week on Monday, until 10 Sep 2021

Academic English Workshops

These Academic English language Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

They are run weekly on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays - please see the full schedule below.

Register for an Academic English Workshop here

Workshops are run by the Academic Learning Support team.

Speaking and Listening

Zoom meeting ID: 89261953291

Mondays, 3 – 4.30 pm

Topic

19 July

Speaking + listening strategies

26 July

Tutorial + seminars

2 August

Tutorial + seminar practice

9 August

Listening in lectures

16 August

Presentations

23 August

Confidence

30 August

Vocabulary

6 September

Pronunciation

Reading and Writing

Zoom meeting ID: 88584806485

Tuesdays, 12 – 1.30 pm

Topic

20 July

Handling the question

27 July

Skimming + scanning

3 August

Reading critically

10 August

Reading for synthesis

17 August

Paragraphs (incl. references)

24 August

Writing reports + essays

31 August

Writing case studies + annotated bibliographies

7 September

Editing

Academic Grammar

Zoom meeting ID: 84710727910

Thursdays, 12 – 1.30 pm

Topic

22 July

Sentences

29 July

Conjunctions

5 August

Articles

12 August

Perfect verbs

19 August

Conditionals

26 August

Passive verbs

2 September

Adjective clauses

9 September

Cohesion

Location
  • online, via Zoom
Contact
  • Academic Learning Support

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