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Wed 23 Oct, Wed 30 Oct, ... Wed 27 Nov 2019
12:00 - 13:00

Venue: 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1

Provided by: Language Centre


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JTC: Advanced English Conversation Hours
Prerequisites£

Wed 23 Oct, Wed 30 Oct, ... Wed 27 Nov 2019

Description

The Advanced Conversation Hours are a great way to practice the spoken English of academic discussion and debate. They are suitable for learners comfortable in spoken interaction at level c1 and above. The weekly sessions encourage a relaxed and fun approach to communication designed to both aid interaction and build confidence.

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Cost for 6 sessions

£31 Students, £41 Staff, £51 Partners and Visiting Scholars

Target audience
  • University staff, students and their partners
  • Please note: partners will need to come in to the Language Centre to be registered on this booking system by a member of our team
Prerequisites

C1 conversational ability in English.

Sessions

Number of sessions: 6

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Wed 23 Oct   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1 map Dr Simon P. Atkinson
2 Wed 30 Oct   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1 map Dr Simon P. Atkinson
3 Wed 6 Nov   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1 map Dr Simon P. Atkinson
4 Wed 13 Nov   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1 map Dr Simon P. Atkinson
5 Wed 20 Nov   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1 map Dr Simon P. Atkinson
6 Wed 27 Nov   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 17 Mill Lane Teaching Room 1 map Dr Simon P. Atkinson
Aims

To enable advanced level speakers to widen the range of their active spoken vocabulary, improve their grammar in context and work towards a more natural and ‘native’ use of English for academic conversation.

Format

Learner-driven group, led by native speaker facilitator

System requirements

To be decided by group members.

Duration

6 sessions of 1 hour during Michaelmas term

Frequency

Termly

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