School of Education
Centre for English Language Education

Academic Language and Communication Skills (ALACS)

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Every year our courses and one-to-one consultations help thousands of students to achieve their academic potential in their degree studies. 

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 A student's view of our courses

“After taking the courses and consultations, I was much more confident and competent when planning my essays and reports in terms of looking for sources, structuring my texts, using academic language and writing critically.”
Li Chen, MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, 2019/20

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School of Education
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Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham NG8 1BB