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Thu 17 Oct, Thu 24 Oct, ... Thu 21 Nov 2013
11:15 - 13:15

Venue: Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room

Provided by: Engineering Language Unit


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English Speaking Skills: fluency

Thu 17 Oct, Thu 24 Oct, ... Thu 21 Nov 2013

Description

This course is intended for non-native speakers from the Department of Engineering who would like to improve their spoken English in a variety of contexts, both formal and informal.

Target audience
  • Non-native PhD and Postdoc, MPhil by Research students from the Department of Engineering ONLY
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available
Prerequisites
  • Participants must be a Non-native speaker
Sessions

Number of sessions: 6

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 17 Oct 2013 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
2 Thu 24 Oct 2013 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
3 Thu 31 Oct 2013 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
4 Thu 7 Nov 2013 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
5 Thu 14 Nov 2013 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
6 Thu 21 Nov 2013 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
Topics covered
  • Pronunciation
  • Discussions and seminar skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Idiomatic and social English*
  • Formal and informal styles of speaking
Aims

To provide opportunities for you to practise a variety of oral communication skills. The course will help you to develop fluency and will build your confidence in speaking in different contexts.

Format

Class work and individual study

Syllabus

Course syllabus is available

Duration

Six sessions of two hours

Frequency

Yearly

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Theme
English

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