Female student studying.

Professional course

English Language and Academic Culture

About this course

Course code:
Z62000003
Applications:
University
Level:
Professional/Short Course
Department:
Arts and Cultural Industries
Campus:
Frenchay
Duration:
Two weeks, starting September.
Delivery:
Full-time
Study abroad:
No
Course director:
David Phelan

Page last updated 18 September 2018

Introduction

This two week course gives the perfect introduction to studying at UWE Bristol.

Students who have already been accepted onto one of our courses can practise their English Language skills before term starts. You will become comfortable and confident with your English and improve your performance in seminars and lectures.

The course will also help you feel at home and settled at the University, so that when term starts, you will know your way around.

You will be able to integrate with ease into UK society, and have a happy and productive time studying in the UK.

Details of accommodation will be sent once your application has been accepted.

Structure

Content

  • You will receive 45 hours intensive English Language practice
  • You will be taught by highly qualified and experienced language teachers
  • You will receive information about Bristol and the University environment

The course will:

  • Help with listening to lectures
  • Help with writing academic essays and reports
  • Help with fluency, so that participating in seminars becomes easier
  • Enable you to increase your confidence in an English-speaking environment before your course starts, and to develop your social English skills.

Study time

The course involves a total of 45 hours of teaching.

Features

Study facilities

You will be able to take advantage of the University's excellent study facilities. These include a modern, well-stocked library with its wide choice of course books, audio and video material, satellite TV, internet access and a multimedia laboratory.

Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information

English Language and Academic Culture (ELAC) two week intensive 2018

Start DateEnd DateDurationPrice
28 August 20187 September 20182 weeksFree for applicants with required IELTS score for their main course.

How to apply

How to apply

Please send your full name, application number and the name of the programme you will be studying to Admissions@uwe.ac.uk to register for the course.

Extra information

Accommodation

As a Pre-sessional student you can apply for UWE Bristol managed summer accommodation, however we cannot guarantee that there will be availability.

We can provide assistance in finding private accommodation if needed. View more accommodation information.

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