English for Academic Purposes
- Part Time English Courses
Brochures available at CLIE Reception, or click below to download
All English language courses have been accredited and are regularly inspected by the British Council.
Part-time English Courses 2013-14
ENROLMENT for courses in Term 2 (January to March) will run from 9-13 December 2013 (16.00-17.00) then again from 13-22 January 2014 (15.30-17.30).
Part-time academic English courses at CLIE are taught to the highest standards by qualified and experienced EAP teachers who are able to advise participants on academic English skills. All one-term courses are available to both UCL and non-UCL participants with an academic interest or background and whose main language is not English. One-term courses are repeated each academic term, starting in October, January and April. Courses in Term 1 and Term 2 mainly run for 8 or 9 weeks (see course details), meeting once a week for 2 hours. Course in Term 2 repeat the content of the Term 1 courses but for new students. In Term 3 some courses run for 6 weeks with a reduced course fee.
The In-sessional EAP course, which runs over two terms, is available to UCL card holders only (students, staff at UCL).
Follow the links below and on the right for more information, visit us at UCL CLIE Reception during enrolment times to ask for advice directly from course teachers, or take your completed Enrolment Form directly to our EAP Office, Room 121, 26 Bedford Way, to make payment for your chosen course(s).
ACADEMIC WRITING, ADVANCED GRAMMAR
One-term courses focusing on language and skills for academic writing including elements of the academic essay / PhD dissertation.
ACADEMIC SPEAKING, PRONUNCIATION
One-term courses focusing on speaking, pronunciation or giving clear, formal presentations with the aim of increasing participants' confidence to participate effectively in an academic environment.
IN-SESSIONAL EAP (UCL students only; Term 1 and Term 2)
Taught over 7 weeks in Term 1 and 9 weeks in Term 2, In-sessional EAP is designed to activate and improve academic English skills for use in UCL departments. Skills studied and developed will emphasise writing (supporting the academic essay) and speaking (for seminars and presentations), with some attention to academic reading, listening and appropriate grammar and vocabulary. Enrolment takes place in Term 1 only for this course taught over two terms.
ACADEMIC READING and LISTENING
The full course covering both skills runs for 8 weeks. Alternatively, either the Reading or Listening element can be taken independently as a 4-week course on its own.
Fees are from £120 per course.
Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
Answers to many common questions are available here. During enrolment, members of the teaching team are happy to answer individual questions about the courses.
Mr John Firth
EAP Office, Room 121
UCL Centre for Languages & International Education
26 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0AP
Tel: 020 7679 8665
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